Sydney Water and WaterNSW Historical Research and Archives Facility

Identificatie

Bestandsidentificatie

daa/576

Geauthoriseerde naam

Sydney Water and WaterNSW Historical Research and Archives Facility

Parallelle vormen van de naam

Aandere naamsvormen

  • 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

Soort

  • State

Contact

 

Jeanette Komli

Soort

adres

Adres

956 Victoria Road, West Ryde

Locality

Sydney

Region

New South Wales

Landnaam

Postcode

2114

Telefoon

02 8849 6263

Fax

URL

Aantekening

Beschrijving

Geschiedenis

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).

Geografische en culturele context

Mandaat/bronnen van bevoegdheid

Organisatie structuur

Records management and collecting policies

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.

Gebouwen

Bestanden


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

Toegangen, gidsen en publicaties

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)

Toegang

Openingstijden

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

Raadpleegvoorwaarden en -eisen

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

Toegankelijkheid

dienstverlening

onderzoeksdienstverlening

reproduktiedienstverlening

Publiekruimten

Beheer

Identificatie van de beschrijving

Identificatiecode van de instelling

Toegepaste regels en/of conventies

Status

Niveau van detaillering

Datering van aanmaak, herziening of verwijdering

Revised 18 April 2018

Taal (talen)

Schrift(en)

Bronnen

Onderhoudsaantekeningen

Trefwoorden

Access Points

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

Eerste contactpersoon

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