RARE BOOKSOur rare book and printed items collection available for public view by appointment offers unique insights of Perth's historic past.
GENERAL HISTORYBooks that include varied information about Western Australia as a whole, Australia in general or other Australian cities.
PLACESThis collection contains information about notable structures, development of suburbs, and transportation in Perth.
COMMUNITYA look into both every day and pivotal moments in the city's past that have banded the community together demonstrating Perth's changing culture.
PEOPLEPerth's history comes alive in stories of the past, retelling of our pioneer roots, participation in the war, crime and biographies of peoples daily toil.
TECHNICAL DOCUMENTSTechnical documents about Perth City and Western Australian buildings, amenities, community and growth.