The State Library of Queensland collects, shares and exhibits memories of Queensland. A current exhibition is “Queensland to a T” showcasing amazing retro souvenir tea towels from throughout Queensland.
“The Glenn R. Cooke Souvenir Textile Collection comprises over
1500 souvenir tea towels of Queensland spanning the 1950s-2000s.
These vivid textiles are storytellers of time and place in the sunshine state”
~ State Library of Queensland
View an amazing display of the Tea Towels in this amazing viewer here
This album features 111 digitised tea towels from the collection.
To read more about the exhibition currently on show at State Library of Queensland, click here.