Royal Australian Historical Society

Identity area

Identifier

daa/149

Authorized form of name

Royal Australian Historical Society

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Contact area

 

Executive Officer

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Address

Street address

133 Macquarie Street, Sydney 2000

Postal address:
As above

Locality

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Postal code

Telephone

(02) 9247-8001

Fax

(02) 9247-7854

Email

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Note

Description area

History

Geographical and cultural context

Mandates/Sources of authority

Administrative structure

Officer in charge: Honorary Archivist

Records management and collecting policies

Australian Local History, collection covers all towns in New South Wales. The Society also holds an extensive lantern slide collection. (90% in-house).

Buildings

Holdings

RAHS: Journals 1901-1991; Local histories 1901- . Affiliated Societies: Local histories 1800s- .

Finding aids, guides and publications

Entries in National Library of Australia Guide to Collections of Manuscripts Relating to Australia

Access area

Opening times

Open Mon-Fri 9am-5pm; closed Christmas - New Year period. General reference assistance and copying services available. Referral to paid researchers is available. Introductory brochure available.

Access conditions and requirements

Proof of identity required.

Accessibility

Services area

Research services

Reproduction services

Public areas

Control area

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Rules and/or conventions used

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Maintenance notes

Access points

Access Points

  • Clipboard

Primary contact

133 Macquarie Street, Sydney 2000 Postal address: As above