Walcha and District Historical Society Inc, New South Wales

Identificatie

Bestandsidentificatie

daa/197

Geauthoriseerde naam

Walcha and District Historical Society Inc, New South Wales

Parallelle vormen van de naam

Aandere naamsvormen

  • Walcha Local History Centre/ History Centre
  • Walcha Museum and Pioneer Cottage

Soort

  • Community

Contact

 

Kate Hoy, President

Soort

adres

Adres

42n Derby Street, Walcha

Locality

Walcha

Region

New South Wales

Landnaam

Postcode

2354

Telefoon

M: 0448 331 323

Fax

URL

walchadhs.com.au

Aantekening

Beschrijving

Geschiedenis

The Walcha Historical Society is a not-for-profit organisation formed following a public meeting in 1962. The society is run by volunteers whose aim is to preserve the history of not only Walcha itself, but also the surrounding districts.

The society maintains the History Centre in a room behind the Walcha Library, per kind favour of the Walcha Council.

The management of the Walcha Museum and Pioneer Cottage is vested in the committee of the society, which is elected by the members at the Annual General Meeting.

Geografische en culturele context

Mandaat/bronnen van bevoegdheid

The constitution of the society requires it to record and preserve those artefacts of historical interest relating to the town and district.

Organisatie structuur

Records management and collecting policies

Gebouwen

The History Centre is situated behind the council library at 42n Derby Street, Walcha.

Bestanden

The History Centre has family history archives; old family and historical photographs; old district maps; some census records; library of family histories and general history; letters and documents; cemetery records; and newspapers on film - all relating to the district and surrounding area and dating from 1850s.

Toegangen, gidsen en publicaties

Toegang

Openingstijden

The centre is open during library hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 8.30am-1pm; 2-5.30pm.

Raadpleegvoorwaarden en -eisen

An appointment to consult with a researcher is requested. Please phone M: 0448 331 323 or email enquiries@walchadhs.com.au

Toegankelijkheid

dienstverlening

onderzoeksdienstverlening

Assistance is given for research. Small fees are set for family trees and photocopies. Donations are welcome.

reproduktiedienstverlening

Publiekruimten

Beheer

Identificatie van de beschrijving

Identificatiecode van de instelling

Toegepaste regels en/of conventies

Revised 12 April 2018

Status

Niveau van detaillering

Datering van aanmaak, herziening of verwijdering

Taal (talen)

Schrift(en)

Bronnen

Onderhoudsaantekeningen

Trefwoorden

Access Points

  • Arts and Culture (Thematic area)
  • Education (Thematic area)
  • Family / Domestic Life (Thematic area)
  • Genealogical (Thematic area)
  • Indigenous (Thematic area)
  • Local Studies (Thematic area)
  • Clipboard

Eerste contactpersoon

42n Derby Street, Walcha
Walcha, New South Wales 2354