ANU History Project

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ANU History Project

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  • ANU Oral History Project

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Dates of existence

1990 - 1996


The ANU History Project refers to the 50th anniversary history of the Australian National University. It began in 1990 when the University initiated an oral history project as part of the research for the fiftieth-anniversary publication, The making of the Australian National University 1946-1996, written by Stephen Glynn Foster and Margaret M Varghese and published by Allen & Unwin in 1996.


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Research; print publishing

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Internal structures/genealogy

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Entered from deposit description on 25 February 2013




S G Foster and Margaret M Varghese. The Making of the Australian National University 1946-1996.

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