National Australia Bank Archives, Melbourne

Identity area

Identifier

daa/360

Authorized form of name

National Australia Bank Archives, Melbourne

Parallel form(s) of name

Other form(s) of name

Type

  • Business

Contact area

 

Historical Services Manager

Type

Address

Street address

122 Lewis Road, Wantirna South

Locality

Melbourne

Region

Victoria

Country name

Postal code

3152

Telephone

03 8634 8141

Fax

URL

Note

Description area

History

Geographical and cultural context

Mandates/Sources of authority

Administrative structure

Records management and collecting policies

Records of the National Australia Bank and its predecessors but excluding records of customers' accounts.

Buildings

Holdings

National Australia Bank (1983- present), and its ten progenitors, ie:


  • Bank of Queensland, 1917-1922
  • Bank of North Queensland, 1888-1917
  • Royal Bank of Queensland, 1886-1917
  • Queensland National, 1872-1948
  • Ballarat Banking Company, 1865-1955
  • National Bank of Australasia, 1858-1983
  • Colonial of Australasia, 1856-1918
  • Bank of Victoria, 1853-1927
  • Bendigo Bank, 1853-1854
  • Commercial Banking Company of Sydney, 1834-1983.

Records include:

  • Board minutes and annual reports
  • Diaries and letter books
  • Procedures and circulars
  • Balance books and registers
  • Files and photographs.

Quantity: 3,000m.

References:


  • Blainey, Geoffrey, Bibliography - Archives of the National Bank, Gold and Paper. The National Bank of Australasia Limited, 1958: 416-418.
  • Nunn, H W, Bibliography, Select Documents of the Nineteenth Century Volume 2. National Australia Bank Limited, 1988: 748.

Finding aids, guides and publications

Access area

Opening times

Access to the Archives is via appointment only on weekdays, excluding public holidays.

Access conditions and requirements

Advance notice of visit required including proof of identity.
Application for access assessed and approved by Historical Services Manager.
Access is restricted to some materials.

Accessibility

Services area

Research services

General reference assistance available.

Reproduction services

Scans, photographs or photocopies of archival records can be made subject to the Copyright Act 1968 (Cth) and provided the records are not too fragile to be copied.

Public areas

Control area

Description identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Revised 18 April 2018

Language(s)

Script(s)

Sources

Maintenance notes

Access points

Access Points

  • Industry, Manufacturing and Commerce (Thematic area)
  • Social Organisations and Activities (Thematic area)
  • Clipboard

Primary contact

122 Lewis Road, Wantirna South
Melbourne, Victoria 3152