SDN Archive, SDN Children's Services, NSW and ACT

Identity area

Identifier

daa/550

Authorized form of name

SDN Archive, SDN Children's Services, NSW and ACT

Parallel form(s) of name

Other form(s) of name

  • Formerly 'Sydney Day Nursery Association' and 'Sydney Day Nursery and Nursery Schools Association'

Type

  • Community
  • Educational

Contact area

 

Archivist

Type

Address

Street address

86-90 Bay Street, Broadway

Locality

Sydney

Region

New South Wales

Country name

Postal code

2007

Telephone

02 9213 2514

Fax

Note

Description area

History

SDN Children’s Services is a not-for-profit organisation that has been delivering quality early childhood education and childcare, disability services and family support services since 1905.

The SDN Archive was established in 2002 to house the extensive collection of historical records, documents, photographs, teaching resources and toys amassed by SDN since it was established in 1905. The Archive is a unique resource in Australia’s children’s services sectors. (For further information, see https://www.sdn.org.au/about-sdn/sdn-history/)

Geographical and cultural context

Mandates/Sources of authority

Administrative structure

Records management and collecting policies

The SDN Archive collects items, documents and ephemera relating to the history of SDN since its inception in 1905, and more broadly relating to the development of Children's Services in general.

Buildings

Holdings

Complete set of annual reports since 1905, minutes, oral histories, newspaper articles, photographs and ephemera.

Finding aids, guides and publications

Access area

Opening times

Access is by prior arrangement with the Archivist.

Access conditions and requirements

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 13 April 2018

Language(s)

Script(s)

Sources

Maintenance notes

Access points

Access Points

  • Built Environment (Thematic area)
  • Education (Thematic area)
  • Family / Domestic Life (Thematic area)
  • Indigenous (Thematic area)
  • Local Studies (Thematic area)
  • Populations (Thematic area)
  • Social Organisations and Activities (Thematic area)
  • Clipboard

Primary contact

86-90 Bay Street, Broadway
Sydney, New South Wales 2007