The UQ Library website includes a number of fascinating on-line exhibitions. Including this one! Some background information on some of the significant donations (of funds and of special books) by Alumni Friends, and as a result of the work of the UQ Alumni Book Fair volunteers.
My wife Lana and I were recently invited to a morning tea at Fryer, where we and other visitors swapped stories. Simon Farley showed us a book, in French, “A Supplement to Bougainville’s Voyage” (Supplément au voyage de Bougainville), a translation of an unofficial published account of the voyage of the Endeavour, attributed to English midshipman Read more about Fryer Library Memories, by Peter Hadgraft[…]