Authorized form of name
Royal Australian Historical Society
Parallel form(s) of name
Other form(s) of name
133 Macquarie Street, Sydney 2000
Geographical and cultural context
Mandates/Sources of authority
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).
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
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.