Berrima District Historical and Family History Society Inc, Mittagong, New South Wales

Identificatie

Bestandsidentificatie

daa/46

Geauthoriseerde naam

Berrima District Historical and Family History Society Inc, Mittagong, New South Wales

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Aandere naamsvormen

Soort

  • Community

Contact

 

The Secretary

Soort

adres

Adres

Old Council Chambers, Corner Bowral Road and Old Hume Highway, Mittagong

Locality

Mittagong

Region

New South Wales

Landnaam

Postcode

2575

Telefoon

02 4872 2169

Fax

URL

berrimadistricthistoricalsociety.org.au

Aantekening

Beschrijving

Geschiedenis

The Berrima District Historical and Family History Society was founded in 1960 to encourage the study of Australian, local and family history and to establish a museum and a permanent archive for the preservation of the documentary and material heritage of the Southern Highlands of New South Wales.

Geografische en culturele context

Collections cover the major towns of Bowral, Mittagong, Moss Vale, Robertson and Bundanoon and the many villages in the area including Avoca, Aylmerton, Balaclava, Braemar, Berrima, Burrawang, Canyonleigh, Colo Vale, Exeter, Glenquarry, Hilltop, Kangaloon, Penrose, Sutton Forest, Tallong, Wildes Meadow and Wingello.

Mandaat/bronnen van bevoegdheid

Organisatie structuur

Records management and collecting policies

Gebouwen

The Archives and Research Centre is based at the Old Council Chambers on the corner of Bowral Road and the Old Hume Highway, Mittagong. The museum, managed by the society, is located at Market Place and Bryan Street, Berrima.

Bestanden

Local historical records and photographs, including:

  • Manuscript collection including the Parry Papers, an important local history resource
  • Biography files for hundreds of local families, including family information, press cuttings and photographs
  • Photographic collection of local people and places

Local reference material, including, for example:

  • Birth, death and marriage, probate and immigration indexes
  • Local newspapers in hard copy and on microfilm
  • Building files on local houses and public buildings
  • Cemetery transcriptions for the Southern Highlands District.
  • Parish and other maps, subdivision plans and various land and property records
  • Rate books

Our Image Library contains more than 8,000 images of people and places relating to our area and beyond. We are gradually uploading the collection, so keep checking to look for newly available images. To search for photos of your ancestors, houses, buildings, streetscapes and more, visit our Image Library. High quality copies of all photos are available for purchase through our online shop.

Toegangen, gidsen en publicaties

Toegang

Openingstijden

Open Monday and Tuesday 10am-4pm and Saturday 10am-1pm, other times by appointment.

Raadpleegvoorwaarden en -eisen

Toegankelijkheid

dienstverlening

onderzoeksdienstverlening

Research service fees are applicable.

reproduktiedienstverlening

Publiekruimten

Beheer

Identificatie van de beschrijving

Identificatiecode van de instelling

Toegepaste regels en/of conventies

Status

Niveau van detaillering

Datering van aanmaak, herziening of verwijdering

Revised 22 March 2018

Taal (talen)

Schrift(en)

Bronnen

Onderhoudsaantekeningen

Trefwoorden

Access Points

  • Local Studies (Thematic area)
  • Built Environment (Thematic area)
  • Genealogical (Thematic area)
  • Immigration (Thematic area)
  • Clipboard

Eerste contactpersoon

Old Council Chambers, Corner Bowral Road and Old Hume Highway, Mittagong
Mittagong, New South Wales 2575