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ANU Archives from above
08
Jun
2018

June 9 is International Archives Day. »

To celebrate we’re taking you behind the scenes at one of Canberra’s best kept secrets. The ANU Archives Acton Underhill repository houses more than...
17
May
2018

2018 Eric Fry Research Grant winner announced »

Congratulations to Jack Crawford from the University of Adelaide, who has been awarded the Eric Fry Research Grant for 2018. Jack is researching the...
08
May
2018

Brewers, barmaids and boozers »

Tooth & Co. Ltd began in 1835, and continued as a major New South Wales industry leader for more than 150 years. From its early beginnings at the...
Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia
21
Feb
2018

Vietnamese graphic collection digitised »

The Australian National University Archives has just completed digitising Professor David Marr’s unique collection of posters and other graphic...
15
Feb
2018

Oral history interviews with ACT union officials available online »

Interviews conducted by the Canberra Region Branch of the Australian Society for the Study of Labour History are now online. Ted Forbes, Peter O’Dea...
University site plan
15
Jan
2018

Documents on University site plan digitised by ANU Archives »

The ANU Archives has digitised an early National Capital Planning and Development Committee file about the University’s site in Acton. The file...
20
Nov
2017

Digitisation of an ANU invention »

Professor Mervyn Paterson started the design and construction of the first High Pressure, High Temperature (HPT) rock deformation apparatus in 1960...
Menzies Foyer November 2017 to February 2018
07
Nov
2017

New Archives exhibition: 1917 A year of turmoil »

ANU Archives presents a new exhibition looking at two of the dramatic and divisive events of 1917, the great strike and the conscription referendum...
17
Oct
2017

Watch the 2017 Annual Archives lecture - Indigenous lives and the Australian Dictionary of Biography »

Watch Dr Shino Konishi deliver the 2017 Annual Archives lecture on ANU TV. Of the more than 12,000 individuals included in the Australian Dictionary...
The Co-operator
10
Oct
2017

Early 20th century trade union newspapers available online »

The ANU Archives has digitised and made available online early editions of two historic newspapers from the Rail and Tram Unions. The All Grades...

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