The Australasian - Centenary Number, was printed by Richard Arthur Maddern Wellington for Wilson and Mackinnon on 18 October 1934 as a souvenir to commemorate the centenary of European settlement of Victoria. It was purchased by donor's parents in 1934.

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72 pages, illustrated. Colour cover features an image of the city of Melbourne, taken from the southern side of the Yarra at Princes Bridge. Articles describing the history and development of Melbourne and Victoria. Large advertisements for travel, jewellery, AWA, cars, etc. 'Rise of Industry' article features Sunshine Harvester. Ballarat Brewing Co. advertisement.

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