Scone and Upper Hunter Historical Society, New South Wales

Identity area

Identifier

daa/154

Authorized form of name

Scone and Upper Hunter Historical Society, New South Wales

Parallel form(s) of name

Other form(s) of name

Type

  • Community

Contact area

 

Honorary Secretary

Type

Address

Street address

43-47 Kingdon Street, Scone
Postal address: PO Box 339, Scone 2337

Locality

Scone

Region

New South Wales

Country name

Postal code

2337

Telephone

02 6545 9773

Fax

URL

Note

Description area

History

Geographical and cultural context

Mandates/Sources of authority

Administrative structure

Officer-in-charge: President

Records management and collecting policies

The Society seeks to acquire material relating to Scone District and the Upper Hunter. (5% in-house).

Buildings

Holdings


  • NSW Department of Lands: Free selection original grants, 1862-1884
  • Scone Shire Council: Rates etc, 1906-1950s
  • Scone Municipal Council: Rates etc, 1887-1954
  • Public and Private Schools: Rolls and administration etc, 1850s- present
  • Local Sporting Organisations: Minute books
  • Abbott Family: Parliamentary and rural affairs, 1830s-1960s
  • W T Seaward: Local organisations, 1890s-1970s
  • Doyle Records: Day books etc, 1891- present
  • J A Smith: Copies of photos, 1860s- present
  • Local organisations: Minute books, visitors' books (various dates).

Finding aids, guides and publications

Scone and Upper Hunter Historical Society Newsletter.

Access area

Opening times

The Research Centre is open Wednesdays only 9.30am-2.30pm.
Closed mid December to mid January each year. 
The Museum is open Wednesday 9.30am-2.30pm and Sundays 2.30pm-4.30pm.

Access conditions and requirements

Preferably two weeks' advance notice of visit required.

Accessibility

Services area

Research services

Reproduction services

Public areas

Control area

Description identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Revised 11 May 2018

Language(s)

Script(s)

Sources

Maintenance notes

Access points

Access Points

  • Agriculture (Thematic area)
  • Genealogical (Thematic area)
  • Local Studies (Thematic area)
  • Politics and Government (Thematic area)
  • Social Organisations and Activities (Thematic area)
  • Clipboard

Primary contact

43-47 Kingdon Street, Scone Postal address: PO Box 339, Scone 2337
Scone, New South Wales 2337