Grainger Museum, Melbourne

Identificatie

Bestandsidentificatie

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Geauthoriseerde naam

Grainger Museum, Melbourne

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Aandere naamsvormen

  • Grainger Museum Archive
  • Special Collections and Grainger Museum, University of Melbourne

Soort

  • Universiteit

Contact

 

Dr Heather Gaunt primary contact

Soort

adres

Adres

Gate 13, Royal Parade, Parkville

Locality

Melbourne

Region

Victoria

Landnaam

Postcode

3010

Telefoon

03 8344 5270

Fax

E-mail

Aantekening

Beschrijving

Geschiedenis

The Grainger Museum - the only purpose-built autobiographical museum in Australia - is home to a wonderful collection of art, photographs, costumes, music scores and instruments acquired by Percy Grainger, an icon of twentieth century Australian musical culture.

Geografische en culturele context

The Museum is on the University of Melbourne's Parkville campus in Melbourne, Victoria.

Mandaat/bronnen van bevoegdheid

The Museum was established by Percy Grainger in conjunction with the University of Melbourne, with the University providing the site and ongoing management and Percy providing the building and some funding.

Organisatie structuur

The Museum forms part of the Special Collections and Grainger Museum unit within University Services.

Records management and collecting policies

The Museum does not actively collect however, in rare circumstances, material may be purchased or received as donation.

Gebouwen

The Museum faces Royal Parade, Parkville. There is an additional store in Brunswick and staff offices are at the Baillieu Library at the University of Melbourne. Public access is only via the Museum on Royal Parade or via the Reading Room, level 3 of the Baillieu Library.

Bestanden

The archives are the collected papers of Percy Grainger. They relate both to Percy Grainger and were collected by him about others. There are also several smaller collections acquired later by the Museum and consistent with the Museum's objectives.

Toegangen, gidsen en publicaties

See our website for access to the catalouge: http://grainger.unimelb.edu.au

Toegang

Openingstijden

The Museum is open 12 noon to 4 pm every day except Saturdays, public and University holidays.

The archives can be ordered from the Reading Room website http://library.unimelb.edu.au/readingroom where they will made available for use.

Raadpleegvoorwaarden en -eisen

Access to the Museum is free.
Access to the archival collection is via the Reading Room (see http://library.unimelb.edu.au/readingroom ) and is also without charge.
Researchers using the archival collection will be required to register and order material via our online ordering system (https://aeon.unimelb.edu.au/).

Toegankelijkheid

dienstverlening

onderzoeksdienstverlening

The Museum does not provide a research service. Where detailed research is required, researchers can order material and view these in the Reading Room or engage a private records agent/researcher to undertake the work on their behalf.

reproduktiedienstverlening

The Museum does not provide a general copying service. Where digitising items requested by researchers is in the interest of the collection, these may be approved for copying. Fees will apply.

Publiekruimten

Beheer

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Identificatiecode van de instelling

Toegepaste regels en/of conventies

Status

Niveau van detaillering

Datering van aanmaak, herziening of verwijdering

Revised 13 April 2018

Taal (talen)

Schrift(en)

Bronnen

Onderhoudsaantekeningen

Trefwoorden

Access Points

  • Arts and Culture (Thematic area)
  • Family / Domestic Life (Thematic area)
  • Travel and Exploration (Thematic area)
  • Clipboard

Eerste contactpersoon

Gate 13, Royal Parade, Parkville
Melbourne, Victoria 3010