Australian Electric Transport Museum (SA) Inc

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daa/260

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Australian Electric Transport Museum (SA) Inc

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Archivist

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Address

Street address

St Kilda Road, St Kilda, South Australia, 5110

Postal address:
PO Box 213, Salisbury, South Australia, 5108

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Telephone

(08) 8280-8188

Fax

(08) 8280-8528

Email

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Description area

History

Geographical and cultural context

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Administrative structure

Officer in charge: President

Records management and collecting policies

Material associated with urban public transport in Adelaide, South Australia, particularly street transport (horse trams and buses, private and state operated motor-buses) -primary emphasis is on the electric tramway system.

Buildings

Holdings

Municipal Tramways Trust: Annual reports, special reports 1908-1974 (2m); Newspaper cutting books 1908-1931 (discontinuous; 1m); Tram and bus timetables 1925-1974 (2m); Plans and drawings 1908-1955 (2m).
State Transport Authority 1974- (2m).
Australian Electric Transport Museum: Assembled library of tramway, technical and electrical texts 1900-1950 (2m).

Quantity: 20m (90% in-house), purpose built Archives Room

Finding aids, guides and publications

Access area

Opening times

Open public holidays and Sundays (and Wednesday during South Australian School Holidays) 12 noon-5pm; other times by appointment. Closed Good Friday, Christmas Day. Assistance on a limited basis by mail and telephone.

Access conditions and requirements

Advance notice preferred, with details of specific interest. Proof of identity required.

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Access points

Access Points

  • Clipboard

Primary contact

St Kilda Road, St Kilda, South Australia, 5110 Postal address: PO Box 213, Salisbury, South Australia, 5108