Sisters of Charity of Australia Congregational Archives, Potts Point, New South Wales

Zone d'identification

Identifiant

daa/158

Forme autorisée du nom

Sisters of Charity of Australia Congregational Archives, Potts Point, New South Wales

Forme(s) parallèle(s) du nom

Autre(s) forme(s) du nom

  • Religious Sisters of Charity of Australia

Type

  • Religieux
  • Private

Zone du contact

 

Archives Manager

Type

Adresse

Adresse physique

Tarmons building, St Vincent’s College, Rockwall Crescent, Potts Point.
Postal address: PO Box 21, Potts Point NSW 1335.

Localité

Sydney

Région

New South Wales

Nom du pays

Code postal

2011

Téléphone

02 9356 3294

Fax

Note

Zone de description

Historique

The Sisters of Charity of Australia Congregational Archives is the central repository for records and museum objects of the first Catholic female Religious order to arrive in Australia in 1838.

Established in 1989, the Congregational Archives has been staffed by professional lay staff since 1995.

The Congregational Archives holds material relating to the past and present ministries of the Sisters of Charity in four states – New South Wales, Tasmania, Victoria and Queensland, mainly in the ministries of health, education, prisons, community care, the homeless, childcare, rural and remote, social justice as well as overseas missions in Papua New Guinea, and some countries of the Pacific, Asia and Africa.

Contexte géographique et culturel

The Archives also holds records, museum objects and textiles relating to individual Sisters, convents and communities of Sisters, as well as governance and administration of the Congregation.

Textes de référence

Structure administrative

Officer in charge: Archivist-in-charge

Gestion des archives courantes et intermédiaires et politiques de collecte

The Congregational Archives generally collects its own records only.

Bâtiments

Fonds

The Congregational Archives holds the records of this Catholic religious congregation (its governing and administrative bodies, individual members, convents and communities) and of the facilities it used to provide services in the fields of health, education, community care and childcare.

Instruments de recherche, guides et publications

Zone de l'accès

Heures d'ouverture

Researchers are required to pre-book appointments with the Archives Manager.
Closed on public holidays and between Christmas and New Year.

Conditions d'accès et d'utilisation

Access is by completion of an access form. As it is a private Archives, some records may have access restrictions. A closed period of 30 years applies to most records.

Accessibilité

To be advised: The Congregational Archives will be relocating during 2019.

Zone des services offerts

Services d'aide à la recherche

Please email with reference enquiry.

Services de reproduction

Fee for copying: 1-5 pages (A3 and A4 size) $ 5 ; 1-10 pages (A3 and A4): $10
Supply of digital image: $15 per image. (As at February 2018)
Application forms are available for both obtaining copies and for permission to reproduce.

Espaces publics

Zone du contrôle

Identifiant de la description

Identifiant du service d'archives

Règles et/ou conventions utilisées

Statut

Niveau de détail

Dates de production, de révision et de suppression

Revised 12 April 2018

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Sources

Notes relatives à la mise à jour de la notice

Mots-clés

Points d'accès

  • Arts and Culture (Thematic area)
  • Éducation (Thematic area)
  • Indigenous (Thematic area)
  • Law and Justice (Thematic area)
  • Medicine and Health (Thematic area)
  • Out of Home Care (Thematic area)
  • Religion (Thematic area)
  • Presse-papier

Contact principal

Tarmons building, St Vincent’s College, Rockwall Crescent, Potts Point. Postal address: PO Box 21, Potts Point NSW 1335.
Sydney, New South Wales 2011