Highlights From the Collection
State Library of Queensland has an expansive collection of heritage items in its stores; from rare books, original maps, hand-drawn cartoons, precious jewellery, and unique furniture. In fact, State Library’s John Oxley Library has collected, preserved, and shared Queensland’s collective memory since 1934. View the highlights from State Library’s collection at the Talbot Family Treasures Wall. This changing display of items from State Library’s heritage collection reveals remarkable stories and deepens our understanding of Queensland’s diverse lifestyle, landscape, culture, and community. An exhibition prompting thoughtful consideration of bygone eras.