Online Resources

Articles, blogs, interviews, events, digitised items

Articles

Sydney Morning Herald, Australian Red Cross donates 100 years of memories to University of Melbourne archives, 10 Novemeber 2014, by Katherine Smith

The Conversation, Humane and intimate, how the Red Cross helped families trace the fates of WW2 soldiers, 11 May 2017, by Fiona Ross

2016.0081.00004
Palais du Conseil Général, the Central Prisoners of War Agency, Geneva, Switzerland, c. 1940, Australian Red Cross Society, National Office collection, Photographs series, University of Melbourne Archives, 2016.0081.00004

UMA Blog

War and Peace: Stories of endeavour from the Australian Red Cross Collection, May 7 2017, by Chelesea Harris

The AIF Malayan Nursing Scholarship, 8 May, 2017, by Professor Twomey

Unexpected journeys through POW records, 10 May, 2017, by Dr Seumas Spark

Historic records are not relics – they are events unfolding, 12 May 2017, by Stella Marr

Interviews

ABC Radio Sunday Extra, 14 May 2017,  https://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/sundayextra/red-cross-archives/8521976

Events

Online Exhibtion: https://library.unimelb.edu.au/collections/special-collections/newsevents/australian-red-cross-collection

Digitised Items

Missing, Wounded and Prisoner of War Enquiry Cards can be viewed on the Digitised Items Catalogue, reference number: 2016.0049

Photographs series of Glass Lantern slides can be viewed on the Digitised Items Catalogue, reference numbers: 2016.0081.00001 – 2016.0081.00056

Text on the Australian Red Cross Photographs, a set of 52 Black and White Glass Lantern Slides, c.1940 https://archives.unimelb.edu.au/explore/feature-images/Australian-Red-Cross-Photographs

Guide for Care Leavers to Records of Australian Red Cross

https://archives.unimelb.edu.au/resources/child-welfare-records/collections/Guide-for-Care-Leavers-to-Records-of-Australian-Red-Cross