Sydney Water and WaterNSW Historical Research and Archives Facility

Zona de identificação

Identificador

daa/576

Forma autorizada do nome

Sydney Water and WaterNSW Historical Research and Archives Facility

Forma(s) paralela(s) de nome

Outra(s) forma(s) do nome

  • 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

Zona de contacto

 

Jeanette Komli

Tipo

Endereço

Endereço

956 Victoria Road, West Ryde

Localidade

Sydney

Região

New South Wales

Nome do país

Código Postal

2114

Telefone

02 8849 6263

Fax

URL

Nota

área de descrição

história

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 cultural e geográfico

Mandatos/Fontes de autoridade

estrutura administrativa

Políticas de gestão e entrada de documentos

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.

Prédios

Acervos documentais


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

Instrumentos de pesquisa, guias e publicações

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 acesso

horário de funcionamento

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

Condição de acesso e uso

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

Acessibilidade

área de serviços

serviços de pesquisa

serviços de reprodução

Áreas públicas

Zona do controlo

Identificador da descrição

Identificador da instituição

Regras ou convenções utilizadas

Estatuto

Nível de detalhe

Datas de criação, revisão ou eliminação

Revised 18 April 2018

Línguas e escritas

Script(s)

Fontes

Notas de manutenção

Pontos de acesso

Pontos de acesso

  • Natural Resources (Thematic area)
  • Built Environment (Thematic area)
  • Área de transferência

Contacto principal

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