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Minute book of the Herald Office Chapel, Printing Industry Employees' Union of Australia. New South Wales Branch, 1848-1865
18
Sep
2017

Minute books of pre-Federation Australian Trade Unions now available online. »

The Australian National University has made available online digital copies of over 200 minute books documenting the workings of pre-Federation trade...
Geraldine Fela
22
Aug
2017

2017 Eric Fry labour history scholarship winner »

Congratulations to Geraldine Fela, an Honours student in History at the Australian National University, who has been awarded the Eric Fry Research...
Vote 'Yes' for Equality
17
May
2017

New exhibition commemorating the 50th anniversary of the 1967 Referendum »

In May 1967 the vast majority of Australian voters approved changes to two sections of the Constitution relating to Aboriginal Australians. The 'Yes...
Dr Sigrid McCausland in 2014
01
Dec
2016

Vale Sigrid McCausland »

We are very sad to report the death on 30 November of Dr Sigrid McCausland, former Australian National University Archivist. Sigrid was a highly...
Sir Edward Parry, Commissioner to the Australian Agricultural Company
14
Nov
2016

Records from the ANU Archives are part of the Memory of the World in Canberra exhibition at the Canberra Museum and Gallery »

The ANU Archives are proud to be part of the Memory of the World in Canberra exhibition at the Canberra Museum and Gallery. This exhibition showcases...
09
Sep
2016

Watch the 2016 Annual Archives lecture - Did the Grim Reaper win? »

You can now watch this lecture at on the ANU Youtube channel. Users will have to sign in due to the nature of some of the content. Presented by ANU...
Brian Lewis, the ANU's first architect, Sir Douglas Copland, ANU Vice-Chancellor and RG Osborne, ANU Registrar at the Easter Conference
16
Aug
2016

New online exhibition - The 1948 Easter Conference »

Read about how Australia's national University was designed in our latest online exhibition.
Kings Cross Hotel 1965
16
Aug
2016

Sydney hotel records now online »

The Noel Butlin Archives Centre at the ANU has some wonderful New South Wales hotels records from Tooth and Company. The 'yellow cards', summary...
A chip of wood from the original CSR Building
28
Jun
2016

60% of item lists on Archives database »

Another milestone has been reached with 60% of our item lists entered on the database. We are now entering large lists for our most-used company...
Trove at the National Library of Australia
01
Apr
2016

Archives records now searchable in Trove »

With just a few clicks from their desktops researchers all over the world can now find University Archives and Noel Butlin Archives Centre...

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