Authorized form of name
Old Court House Museum
Parallel form(s) of name
Other form(s) of name
Honorary or Assistant Curator
Earl and Egerton Streets, Narrogin 6312
c/- Narrogin Town Council, Earl Street, Narrogin 6312
Geographical and cultural context
Mandates/Sources of authority
Officer in charge: Honorary or Assistant Curator
Records management and collecting policies
Local documents, photos, club records, maps, minutes and journals. (20% in-house).
Gifted by public: Photos 1890- ; Pioneer stories etc 1900s. Railways Records: Plans, Reports, Journals 1889- . Land agency: District plans/maps. Historical Society: Oral tapes 1900's- . Sports Ground Board: Minutes etc 1921-53. Local Businesses: Historic Memorabilia 1890- . Donated: Books, journals etc 1900s. Gifted by locals: Local business memos, billheads, cards 1890- ; War years memorabilia 1914- ; Old books, bibles, photo albums 1800s- ; Sporting records/memos 1900- . Mr Biltoft: 450 glass negatives early 1900s.
Finding aids, guides and publications
Open Tues 2-4:30pm, Fri 2-4:30pm and Sun 2-4:30pm and by appointment; closed Mon, Wed, Thurs, Sat and Christmas Day. General reference assistance available and copying services for books, journals, original records to A3, photographs, newspapers, maps and plans.
Access conditions and requirements
Minimum age is 15 years for general research. 1 day's advance notice of visit required together with details of purpose of research. Proof of identity required.