Records and archival arrangements in australia are globally relevant because australia’s indigenous people represent the oldest living culture in the world, and because modern australia is an ex-colonial society now heavily multicultural in outlook. Archives and societal provenance explores this distinctiveness using the theoretical concept of societal provenance as propounded by canadian archival scholars led by dr tom nesmith the book’s seventeen essays blend new writing and re-workings of earlier work, comprising the fi rst text to apply a societal provenance perspective to a. Lamingtons – provenance unproven but tastiness unquestioned whoever invented the chocolate-and-coconut-covered cake, it has a unique place in the hearts – and stomachs – of australians max. Provenance, representativeness, rarity and integrity historical society the parker family bible is a family record of births, deaths and marriages, 1878-1955 as such it is of considerable social value to mabo papers, 1981-92, nla in june 1992 the high court of australia, in its judgement in the mabo case, overturned the doctrine of.
Records continuum research group (rcrg) the records continuum research group (rcrg) is the focal point for a community of national and international researchers, educators and practitioners developing archival and recordkeeping theory and practice to meet the complex challenges of the digital and networked information age. Archival science, or archival studies, is the study and theory of building and curating archives, which are collections of documents, recordings and data storage devices to build and curate an archive, one must acquire and evaluate recorded materials, and be able to access them later. Resources for provenance research linked to the artist published resources on the artist, particularly catalogues raisonnés and early exhibition catalogues, can include a plethora of ownership information. Internet archive is a non-profit library of millions of free books, movies, software, music, websites, and more.
Coinciding with paterson's entry to the new south wales corps and his marriage to elizabeth driver was the publication of his account of his south african explorations, narrative of four journeys into the country of the hottentots and caffraria, which was dedicated to sir joseph banks. George essex evans was an australian poet who founded the austral society in toowoomba in 1903 the purpose of the society was to promote music, art, literature, science and industry there is a memorial to evans in webb park, toowoomba. The founder of the australian red cross society, lady helen munro-ferguson, wife of the australian governor-general, had been a member of the british red cross society (brcs) in scotland the australian branch was established in response to the outbreak of war.
Archivaria, the journal of the association of canadian archivists (aca), is devoted to the scholarly investigation of archives in canada and internationally articles and other submissions are welcomed which explore the history, nature, and theory of archives and the use of archives the journal aims to be a bridge of communication among archivists, and between archivists and users of archives. America is a nation of immigrants our american journey and our success would simply not be possible without the generations of immigrants who have come to our shores from every corner of the globe. By david bearman, archives & museum informatics reflections on the development of archives in canada and australia papers and proceedings of the 7th bienniel conference of the australian society of archivists, hobart, 1989 paper presented at the australian society of archivists annual conference 1994, townsville qld, unpublished.
Workshop on the theory and practice of provenance (edinburgh) - program and papers available showing 1-1 of 1 messages provenance and also alerting them to the work of chris hurley and others on parallel provenance and tom nesmith on societal provenance queensland state archives. Academics in australia and the united states, the national archives of australia, the state records authority of new south wales, the descriptive standards committee of the australian society of archivists, and an advisory group drawn from industry and international experts. The archival management of personal papers in electronic form: some suggestions, archives and manuscripts: the journal of the australian society of archivists, vol 22, no 1, may 1994, pp 94-105 guide to the papers of edward koiki mabo in the national library of australia, canberra, national library of australia, 1995, 31 pp.
It’s been some years now since i made a resolution to shift my focus from writing about archives for archivists to writing about archives for non-archivists with the completion of this book—a summary and celebration of the first phase of my writing career—i feel able to bring that part of my life to a close and move on writing the. Holocaust-era assets the holocaust-era assets web pages provide a better understanding of the record holdings of the national archives and records administration (nara) relating to the looting, locating, recovering, and restituting holocaust-era assets. Provenance - aa 52 professor thomas draper campbell - guide to records dates 1893 - 12 august 1967 thomas draper campbell was born in millicent in the south-east of south australia on 24th march 1893. The national archives of the united states and the public archives of canada are examples of public archives at the national level public archives also may be found at every other level of government, including state or province, county, and municipal levels.
Abstract records and archival arrangements in australia are globally relevant because australia's indigenous people represent the oldest living culture in the world, and because modern australia is an ex-colonial society now heavily multicultural in outlook. The book's seventeen essays blend new writing and re-workings and combinations of earlier work and comprise the first text to present a societal provenance perspective to a national setting the book is divided into four sections. Provenance 1933–1945 find out about the ownership histories of works of art in the museum's collection, 1933–1945 for general guidance on using research tools, access the provenance research information of the getty research institute. The book's seventeen essays blend new writing and re-workings of earlier work, comprising the fi rst text to apply a societal provenance perspective to a national setting after a prologue by professor michael moss entitled a prologue to the afterlife, this title consists of four sections.