Broken Hill Proprietary Co Ltd

Identity area

Identifier

daa/341

Authorized form of name

Broken Hill Proprietary Co Ltd

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Contact area

 

Company Archivist and Recordkeeping Services Manager

Type

Address

Street address

6-8 Central Boulevard, Fishermans Bend 3207

Postal address:
GPO Box 86A, Melbourne 3001

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Postal code

Telephone

(03) 9609-2555

Fax

(03) 9609-2550

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Note

Description area

History

Geographical and cultural context

Mandates/Sources of authority

Administrative structure

Officer in charge: Company Archivist and Recordkeeping Services Manager

Records management and collecting policies

Records of the BHP Company Ltd. The collection centres around records which document the development and conduct of company policy, and the key operations of BHP in the minerals, petroleum and steel industries.

Buildings

Holdings

Photographs 1885-ct Minutes of the Board of Directors 1885-1985 Records of Managing Director/CEO/Chairman 1925-ct Operations Reports for Works & Branches 1915-1987)

Quantity: 2,500 m (ASA 1999 Conference, 1999)

Finding aids, guides and publications

Access area

Opening times

Open Mon-Fri 9am-4:30pm; closed Sat,Sun and public holidays. General reference assistance available. Limited copying services charged at an hourly rate. Arrangements can be made for reproduction of photographs, films and videos at commercial rates plus handling fees.

Access conditions and requirements

Discretionary and will depend on available resources. One week's advance written notice of visit required and should include details and scope of the research. Closed period of at least 30 years applies to most records. There is a requirement to sign an access agreement. Appropriate citations are required in all cases.

Accessibility

Services area

Research services

Reproduction services

Public areas

Control area

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Access points

Access Points

  • Clipboard

Primary contact

6-8 Central Boulevard, Fishermans Bend 3207 Postal address: GPO Box 86A, Melbourne 3001