1. Adelaide Steamship Company

    Collection held by the South Australian Maritime Museum relating to Australia’s largest shipping company and one of South Australia’s most successful business ventures.

    Collection Level Description | early twentieth century, early twenty–first century, late nineteenth century, late twentieth century, mid twentieth century

  2. Giordano Collection

    A collection held by the Migration Museum documenting the life of Antonio Giordano. 

    Collection Level Description | 1910s, 1920s, 1930s, 1940s, 1950s, 1960s, 1970s, 1980s

  3. Historical Relics Collection

    A collection of nearly 400 objects related to the foundation and settlement of the British colony of South Australia. 

    Collection Level Description | 1830s, 1840s, 1850s, 1860s, 1870s, 1880s, 1890s

  4. Invisible Farmer SA Collection

    The Invisible Farmer collection is created from contributions from community museums, history groups and individuals throughout South Australia.  It consists of both historical and contemporary objects and images that highlight the histories of women in agriculture mainly throughout the twentieth century and the late nineteenth century. 

    Collection Level Description | early twentieth century, late twentieth century

  5. John McDouall Stuart Collection

    Objects relating to the explorer John McDouall Stuart, and to those that accompanied him on his expeditions. 

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  6. Queen Adelaide Collection

    The Queen Adelaide Collection is one of a number that illustrate the strong links between the early British colony in South Australia and the Empire of which it was a part. The 25 objects in the collection demonstrate this link. They include personal items such as a handkerchief, devotional card and funeral instructions. 

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  7. Surveying Collection

    A collection of objects related to the surveying of South Australia and to the surveyors who worked here during the 19th century.

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  8. Sym Choon Collection

    A collection of objects related to the Sym Choon family, reflecting their lives as first generation Australians with Chinese heritage.

    Collection Level Description | Rundle Street east | 1920s, 1930s, 1940s, 1950s, 1960s, 1970s, 1980s

  9. Toys & Games Collection

    Colourful, collectable and well loved toys from dolls to tin cars. 

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