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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...
27
Sep
2017

Navigating the Sea of Islands exhibition now on. »

ANU Pacific Research Archivist Christine Bryan presents an exhibition highlighting the history of navigation and migration in the Pacific. This...
Dr Shino Konishi
26
Sep
2017

2017 Annual lecture »

Dr Shino Konishi will deliver the 2017 Annual Archives Lecture on Monday 16 October at 4pm in the McDonald Room of the RG Menzies Building. See our...
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...

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