Author: Linsi Braith


Over recent months while Tarella Cottage Museum has been closed to the public due to Covid-19, rooms have been emptied of collections in order to allow for wall restoration and painting.Many museum objects have not been handled or moved like Read more…


What is eHive?It’s a website where anyone can explore more than 600,000 objects from museums, galleries, libraries and archives around the world. The collections on eHive include art, artefacts, books, photographs, specimens, and more. More importantly: “eHive is a web-based Read more…


“The Children’s Alphabet Book of Katoomba, Queen City of The Hills” This small book has a letter of the alphabet on each page, followed by a clever verse and then an advertisement for a Katoomba business. “K” Stands for Knowledge, Read more…


On entering ‘The History of Linoleum’ into my computer, information from the Hagley Museum* (Hagley.Org) was almost at the top of the page. It includes:“Linoleum is a term used for a smooth floor covering made from a solidified mixture of Read more…