National Library of Australia's ephemera captures nation's values

By John Thistleton
Updated April 23 2018 - 8:11pm, first published January 8 2015 - 5:55pm

A bikini-clad woman brandishing a rifle to promote fishing and guns says something about Australians social values 50 years ago. From rural Australia's golden era, the image is typical of the evocative messages gathered for the National Library of Australia's ephemera collection.

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