Stonnington History Centre, Melbourne

Área de identidad

Identificador

daa/548

Forma autorizada del nombre

Stonnington History Centre, Melbourne

Forma(s) paralela(s) de nombre

Otra(s) forma(s) de nombre

  • Stonnington History Centre, Stonnington Library and Information Service, Melbourne

Tipo

  • Municipal

Área de contacto

 

Team Leader

Tipo

Dirección

Dirección (calle)

Northbrook, 1257 High Street, Malvern

Localidad

Melbourne

Región

Victoria

Nombre del país

Código postal

3144

Teléfono

03 8290 1360

Fax

Correo electrónico

Notas

Área de descripción

Historia

The City of Stonnington was formed in 1994 from the amalgamation of the City of Malvern (a city from 1911 to 1994) and the City of Prahran (a city from 1879 to 1994).

Contexto geográfico y cultural

Mandatos/Fuentes de autoridad

Estructura administrativa

The Stonnington History Centre is a branch of the Stonnington Library and Information Service, and a department of the Stonnington City Council.

Administración de registros y políticas de recolección

The Stonnington History Centre is an archive dedicated to preserving and interpreting the history of the City of Stonnington and the former cities of Malvern and Prahran. The centre holds a substantial collection of essentially paper-based and digital records.

Edificios

The centre has reading room facilities, which include public computers, wifi access and microform readers.

Fondos

The collection includes books, photographs, documents, Malvern building plans, maps, subdivision plans, rate records, newspapers, research notes, ephemera and general local history information.

Donations of relevant material are invited from community organisations, businesses and individuals.

Note: The collection includes the collections of the former Malvern Archive and Malvern Historical Society, and Prahran Archive and Prahran Historical and Arts Society.

Instrumentos de descripción, guías y publicaciones

The online catalogue is a descriptive index to the collection which also includes scans of most photographs and some full text documents. See http://www.stonnington.vic.gov.au/Discover/History/Search-the-catalogue

Área de acceso

Horario de apertura

Open Monday, Tuesday 10am–4.30pm
Wednesday 10am–7pm
Thursday, Friday 10am–4.30pm.
Closed on public holidays.

Condiciones de acceso y requisitos

The Stonnington History Centre is accessible by appointment. Access to some material may be restricted.

Accesibilidad

Limited parking is available at Malvern Library and on High Street. Please advise us in advance of your visit if disabled access is required.

Área de servicios

Servicios para la investigación

We encourage you to conduct your own research. Begin by exploring our website and searching our catalogue. Where our assistance is required, a fee is incurred after the first half-hour. For more information, see http://www.stonnington.vic.gov.au/Discover/History/Stonnington-History-Centre/Research-fees-and-charges

Servicios de reproducción

You can order digital or print copies of many items in our collection for a fee. Visit our website for more information.

Áreas públicas

Área de control

Identificador de la descripción

Identificador de la institución

Reglas y/o convenciones usadas

Estado de elaboración

Nivel de detalle

Fechas de creación, revisión o eliminación

Revised 12 April 2018

Idioma(s)

Escritura(s)

Fuentes

Notas de mantención

Puntos de acceso

Puntos de acceso

  • Arts and Culture (Thematic area)
  • Built Environment (Thematic area)
  • Educación (Thematic area)
  • Medio ambiente (Thematic area)
  • Family / Domestic Life (Thematic area)
  • Genealogical (Thematic area)
  • Industry, Manufacturing and Commerce (Thematic area)
  • Local Studies (Thematic area)
  • Medicine and Health (Thematic area)
  • Politics and Government (Thematic area)
  • Recreación / Ocio / Deporte (Thematic area)
  • Science and Technology (Thematic area)
  • Social Organisations and Activities (Thematic area)
  • Transportation (Thematic area)
  • Portapapeles

Contacto principal

Northbrook, 1257 High Street, Malvern
Melbourne, Victoria 3144