TITLE

Chapter 3: The Centenary of Federation

PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
Australian Encyclopedia -- Federation of Australia;2007, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
Chapter 3 of the book "Australian Encyclopedia--Federation of Australia" is presented. It discusses the centennial celebration of the independence of Australia. The National Gallery of Australia held a travelling exhibition called Federation. Its web site showcased images under seven themes which include Beginnings, The Land, Cities and Suburbs, Boom and Bust, Patriotic Duty, At Ease and Encounters.
ACCESSION #
28513551

 

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