Sydney Water and WaterNSW Historical Research and Archives Facility

Área de identidad

Identificador

daa/576

Forma autorizada del nombre

Sydney Water and WaterNSW Historical Research and Archives Facility

Forma(s) paralela(s) de nombre

Otra(s) forma(s) de nombre

  • Formerly Water Board, Historical Research Unit
  • Formerly Sydney Water and Sydney Catchment Authority Historical Research and Archives Facility
  • Sydney Water and WaterNSW Historical Research Archive

Tipo

  • State

Área de contacto

 

Jeanette Komli

Tipo

Dirección

Dirección (calle)

956 Victoria Road, West Ryde

Localidad

Sydney

Región

New South Wales

Nombre del país

Código postal

2114

Teléfono

02 8849 6263

Fax

URL

Notas

Área de descripción

Historia

Archival material held in the Facility includes an extensive photographic and negative collection dating back to the Board of Water Supply and Sewerage (1880) some plans, reports standing orders and instructions, books, journals, films and video tape, board minutes, etc. pertaining to Sydney Water, WaterNSW and their predecessors:

  • Board of Water Supply and Sewerage (BWSS)
  • Metropoliton Board of Water Supply and Sewerage (MBWS&S)
  • Metropolitan Water, Sewerage and Drainage Board (MWS&DB)
  • Water Board
  • Sydney Water Corporation (SWC)
  • Sydney Catchment Authority (SCA).

Contexto geográfico y cultural

Mandatos/Fuentes de autoridad

Estructura administrativa

Administración de registros y políticas de recolección

The Archive is responsible for managing material relating to Sydney Water and WaterNSW and all of their predecessor agencies, its staff, functions, practices and photographic collection.

Edificios

Fondos


  • Historical photographs, 1888-1960
  • Negative collections, 1888-1988
  • Board minutes, 1888-1988
  • Early staff lists, 1888-1985
  • Historical information files, 1788-1960.

Instrumentos de descripción, guías y publicaciones

References:

  • Margo Beasley: The Sweat of Their Brows - 100 years of the Sydney Water Board 1888-1988 (1988)
  • W V Aird: The Water Supply, Sewerage and Drainage of Sydney (1961)
  • F J J Henry: The Water Supply and Sewerage of Sydney (1936)

Área de acceso

Horario de apertura

Open by appointment only, on Monday and Wednesday 10am-3pm.

Condiciones de acceso y requisitos

Written advance notice of visits and area of interest is required prior to visiting the archive. Access is restricted to some material.

Accesibilidad

Área de servicios

Servicios para la investigación

Servicios de reproducción

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 18 April 2018

Idioma(s)

Escritura(s)

Fuentes

Notas de mantención

Puntos de acceso

Puntos de acceso

  • Natural Resources (Thematic area)
  • Built Environment (Thematic area)
  • Portapapeles

Contacto principal

956 Victoria Road, West Ryde
Sydney, New South Wales 2114