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Australian National University staff files

  • AU ANUA 19
  • Series
  • 1946 -

The staff files record staff appointments, promotion, travel, conditions of service and resignation/retirement. Only files of senior academic and administrative staff are retained. Files of Chancellors and Creative Arts Fellows are also included. ...

Office of the Registrar

ANU undergraduate prospectus master set

  • AU ANUA 190
  • Series
  • 1980 - 1998

The Undergraduate Prospectus set outs in detail the courses offered in the coming year.

Australian National University

ANU film and sound recordings

  • AU ANUA 191
  • Series
  • 1952 - 1972

Most of the films and audio tapes in this series record important events such as the laying of foundation stones, opening of buildings, conferring of honorary degrees and installation of Chancellors. There are also copies of staff interviews broad...

Australian National University

ANU Board of the School of General Studies minutes and agenda papers

  • AU ANUA 192
  • Series
  • 1960 - 2004

These are original signed minutes and agenda papers in bound volumes. Minutes and agenda paper for the Board of the School of General Studies from 1960 - 1980, and Board of the Faculties from 1980 - 2004. The first volume of each year contains an ...

Board of the ANU School of General Studies

ANU Finance Committee minutes and agenda papers

  • AU ANUA 194
  • Series
  • 1946 - 1996

The original signed and bound minutes and agenda papers of the Finance Committee of Council are in boxes 1-7. Duplicates are held for 1946-1963 and 1995-1996 in boxes 8-10.

Finance Committee

ANU Building and Grounds Committee minutes and agenda papers

  • AU ANUA 196
  • Series
  • 1947 - 1993

These are the original signed minutes and agenda papers of the Building and Grounds Committee (known as the Advisers on Buildings and Grounds from August 1951 to October 1960). There is a gap between 7 April 1989 and 20 March 1992 when the Committ...

Building and Grounds Committee

Minutes of ANU Joint Faculty Board and Faculty meetings

  • AU ANUA 197
  • Series
  • 1951 - 1965

These are minutes of meetings of the Joint Faculty Board (1951-1960) and the Joint Faculty (1951-1965) of the two Research Schools.

Research School of Pacific and Asian Studies

Australian National University Council minutes

  • AU ANUA 198
  • Series
  • 1946 - 2008

The original signed minutes of both the Interim Council (1946–1951) and the Council (from 1951) are bound in dark blue hardback volumes. For the period 1946 to 1962 there are both originals (Box 1) and an unsigned duplicate set (Boxes 2 and 3).

Council

John Eccles' correspondence files

  • AU ANUA 2
  • Series
  • 1952-1983

These correspondence files from the Physiology Department of the John Curtin School of Medical Research were originally maintained by Professor Eccles as head of the department 1952 to 1966 and then by his successor Professor Peter Bishop. They re...

Eccles, John Carew

Reminiscences on audio tape about Canberra University College

  • AU ANUA 20
  • Series
  • 1988 - 1997

The cassette tapes record Tom Owen reminiscing about his time as Registrar of Canberra University College. There are also copies of recordings of events such as the laying of the foundation stone for the Haydon-Allen building, and the opening of t...

Owen, Thomas Miles

ANU Advisers on Legislation Committee minutes

  • AU ANUA 200
  • Series
  • 1951 - 1990

The minutes are bound in dark blue hardback volumes. Original minutes are typed and signed and there are also duplicate copies of minutes for the period 1952 to 1963.

Advisers on Legislation

ANU Academic Advisory Committee minutes

  • AU ANUA 201
  • Series
  • 7 Aug 1947 - 8 Jun 1951

The Academic Advisory Committee was appointed by the Interim Council to provide advice on the establishment of the ANU. The initial members were Sir Howard Florey, Professor Keith Hancock (replaced by Professor KC Weare in 1949), Professor Mark Ol...

Academic Advisory Committee

ANU Publications Committee minutes

  • AU ANUA 202
  • Series
  • 1955 - 1967

There are two volumes of original signed minutes of the Committee 1955–1967 (Box 1) and a one-volume duplicate set 1955–1963 (Box 2).

Publications Committee

ANU Editorial Committee minutes

  • AU ANUA 203
  • Series
  • 14 Dec 1967 - 4 Feb 1976

There is one volume of signed minutes of the Committee.

Editorial Committee

ANU Press Editorial Board minutes

  • AU ANUA 204
  • Series
  • 30 Apr 1976 - 27 Jun 1980

There is one volume of signed minutes of the Editorial Board.

ANU Press Editorial Board

Minutes of ANU Faculty Board and Faculty meetings

  • AU ANUA 206
  • Series
  • 1951 - 1963

There is a complete run of minutes from 1951 to 2000. Items 1–5 are signed originals. From 1961 joint minutes of Faculty and Faculty Board meetings were taken and bound together. Items 11 and 12 are duplicate bound sets and 13 and 14 are minutes o...

ANU Research School of Social Sciences

Minutes of the ANU Governing Board and Management Committee

  • AU ANUA 207
  • Series
  • 1953 - 1991

The original typed minutes of meetings of the Board, signed by the Master of University House as Chairman, are pasted into binders. From 16 December 1986, the minutes of the Management Committee are also included. There is one hard-bound volume of...

University House

Canberra School of Music correspondence files, annual single number series

  • AU ANUA 209
  • Series
  • 1974 - 1995

The earliest files in this series relate to the Canberra School of Music and the Canberra School of Art. From 1987 the files relate to the Canberra Institute of the Arts, an amalgamation of the Schools. In 1992 the Institute transferred from the A...

Canberra School of Music

David Dexter Papers

  • AU ANUA 21
  • Series
  • 1947 - 1992

Some records relate to the Australian Universities Commission, including reports of visits to other universities and minutes 1959-1967. Most relate to the ANU campus, including submissions to the Australian Universities Commission, reports on site...

Dexter, David St Alban

Examiners’ reports for higher degrees at ANU

  • AU ANUA 210
  • Series
  • 1954 - continuing

The binders contain reports from examiners of PhD theses and their recommendations for awarding a degree and for prizes.

Office of the Registrar

Correspondence between David Lake and other writers

  • AU ANUA 213
  • Series
  • 1969 - 1990

The correspondence is between David Lake and Robert Graves, AD Hope, Bob Brissenden, John Manifold, James McAuley, Judith Wright, Kingsley Amis, Gore Vidal and Dimitris Tsaloumas and mainly relates to poetry.

Lake, David John

Registers of ANU research protocols

  • AU ANUA 214
  • Series
  • 1997 - 2001

The series consists of research proposals by staff and students which are considered against established protocols by the Committee. There are separate registers for Psychology, Science Communications, Medical, and Sociology for 1997–1999, and reg...

ANU Ethics in Human Experimentation Committee

ANU Chancellor Peter Baume's correspondence

  • AU ANUA 215
  • Series
  • 1997 - 2000

The Chancellor’s correspondence ranges over many subjects from administrative, political and educational issues to drop copies of documents and invitations.

Baume, Peter Erne

ANU Pro-Chancellor Annabelle Bennett's correspondence

  • AU ANUA 216
  • Series
  • 1998 - 1999

The Pro-Chancellor’s correspondence covers educational issues, administrative arrangements and invitations and dates from November 1998 to September 1999.

Bennett, Annabelle Claire

Greetings to other universities from the Australian National University

  • AU ANUA 217
  • Series
  • 1981 - 2000

These are copies of printed greetings sent to Australian and overseas universities on special occasions such as inauguration, installation of Chancellors and anniversaries. Some examples include special messages and appoint a representative of the...

Office of the Registrar

Agenda, minutes and papers of the ANU Faculty Board

  • AU ANUA 218
  • Series
  • 1964 - 2003

The minutes and agenda papers date from 1964, when the Faculty Board was known as the School Committee. There is a gap from 1967 to 1973, then minutes of the Faculty Board from 1974 to 2003. The minutes and agenda papers of the Faculty meetings da...

Research School of Physics and Engineering

ANU Degree Committee minutes and agenda papers

  • AU ANUA 219
  • Series
  • 1956 - 2003

These black binders contain copies of the minutes and agenda papers of the Degree Committee of the Board of Graduate Studies, from 1960 the Board of the Institute of Advanced Studies.

ANU Degree Committee

ANU Women's Studies Program audiovisual material and photographs

  • AU ANUA 22
  • Series
  • 1976 - 1982

The series includes cassette tapes of seminars and lectures, reel-to-reel tapes, reels of film, slides and photographs of staff, students and events.The photographs and slides have been placed in an archival album.

Women's Studies Program, Faculty of Arts

Heads of ANU Research Schools minutes and agenda papers

  • AU ANUA 220
  • Series
  • 1963 - 1989

These are copies of minutes and agenda papers in black binders of meetings of the Heads of Research Schools (known colloquially as HORS) within the Institute of Advanced Studies.

Heads of ANU Research Schools

ANU Committee on General Policy minutes and agenda papers

  • AU ANUA 221
  • Series
  • 1974 - 1997

These are copies of minutes and agenda papers in black binders of the Committee on General Policy convened by the Board of the Institute of Advanced Studies.

ANU Committee on General Policy

ANU Kioloa Management Committee minutes and agenda papers

  • AU ANUA 222
  • Series
  • 1975 - 1990

These are original minutes and agenda papers in black binders of the committee responsible for the management of the University’s Kioloa campus on the south coast of New South Wales.

Kioloa Management Committee

ANU Department of Applied Mathematics papers and publications

  • AU ANUA 224
  • Series
  • 1937 - 2001

The series includes Cambridge lecture notes and thesis, correspondence and minutes from the Department of Applied Mathematics, material relating to the Yerkes Observatory, photographs of staff, glass plates of astronomical observations, and reprin...

ANU Department of Applied Mathematics, School of General Studies

Photographs of people at the Australian National University

  • AU ANUA 225
  • Series
  • c1970 - c2000

This series contains mainly black and white photographs of people associated with the University: staff, students, Chancellors, Council members, Creative Fellows, and visitors. Some envelopes contain many photographs over a staff member’s career. ...

ANU Marketing and Communications Division

Photographs of buildings and events at the Australian National University

  • AU ANUA 226
  • Series
  • 1950 – 2005

This series contains mainly black and white photographs of events, buildings, places, official visits, conferences, artworks, Creative Arts Fellows, staff and students. Many of the photographs were taken by staff photographers for use in The ANU R...

Office of the Registrar

Canberra University College calendars

  • AU ANUA 229
  • Series
  • 1930 - 1960

These books were printed annually for the year ahead and include information about the College including a calendar of dates, members of the Council and committees, members of staff, legislation affecting the College, information about prerequisit...

Canberra University College

ANU Matriculation Committee minutes, agenda papers and reports

  • AU ANUA 23
  • Series
  • 1960 - 1970

The black binders contain copies of the agenda, minutes and agenda papers of the Matriculation Committee. At early meetings it was referred to as the Matriculation Board of the Board of Studies and from its 22 September 1970 meeting as the Admissi...

Matriculation Committee

ANU Department of Economic History administrative files, research material and publications

  • AU ANUA 230
  • Series
  • 1952 - 1997

There are administrative files maintained by the head of the department and files relating to seminars and conferences, research material of Professor Noel Butlin and Lloyd Robson, and publications including conference proceedings, Working Papers...

ANU Department of Economic History, Research School of Social Sciences

SCUNA [ANU Chora Society] records

  • AU ANUA 231
  • Series
  • 1966 - 2005

There are audiotape and cassette tape recordings of concerts performed by SCUNA, songbooks, programs, posters, Committee minutes (1983-2003 with gaps), correspondence and financial records, and SCUNA-branded items such as t-shirts.

ANU Choral Society

Fred Barker papers and publications

  • AU ANUA 232
  • Series
  • 1947 - 2009

This small collection of papers includes the monthly Research School newsletter 1970–1974 and papers relating to ANZAAS conferences, and papers by Barker published in science journals 1947 - 2009.

Barker, Frederick Charles

Stephen Wurm papers

  • AU ANUA 233
  • Series
  • 1922 - 2001

Correspondence, 1949–1987Administrative papers, RSPAS, 1970–1994Language journals, 1939–1966Turkic language research notes, 1940sLanguage research papers: Papua New Guinea, 1950s–90s, Solomon Islands, 1950s–90s, Pacific languages, Australian langu...

Wurm, Stephen Adolphe

Awards, publications and papers of Frank Fenner

  • AU ANUA 234
  • Series
  • 1926 - 2005

The awards range from primary and high school medals, war service medals, imperial and Australian honours, university degrees and honorary degrees, and science awards, such as the Copley Medal. There is a signed copy of each of the books Fenner au...

Fenner, Frank John

Research material for 50th anniversary history of University House

  • AU ANUA 235
  • Series
  • 2002 - 2005

This series includes original source material dating from 1949 as well as photocopies of published and unpublished material, photographs, and notes made by Waterhouse in researching and writing University House As They Experienced It: A History 19...

Waterhouse, Jill

Minutes and agenda papers of School Committee, later Faculty Board

  • AU ANUA 236
  • Series
  • 1957 - 2000

These are the minutes and agenda papers of meetings of the School Committee (1957–1967) which was later known as the Faculty Board. There are also the Director’s papers relating to Faculty meetings (1972–2000).

John Curtin School of Medical Research

Student assessment reports

  • AU ANUA 237
  • Series
  • 1964 - 1975

These annual folders contain student assessment reports for Australian History and Historiography and have been retained as a sample of assessment methods.

ANU Department of History

Eric Fry papers

  • AU ANUA 238
  • Series
  • 1936 - 2004

The papers range from school and university awards and photographs, to research notes and lectures over a thirty-year teaching career. There are also drafts of unpublished books, draft chapters of the book 'Tale of Two Trippers' (Items 2...

Fry, Eric Charles

Central files, annual single number series

  • AU ANUA 239
  • Series
  • 2000

This is the main correspondence file series of the University so deals with many topics relating to administration, research, teaching and learning, student progress and student services. It replaced the former multiple number series (ANUA 53).

University Records

Index cards documenting research on early ANU history

  • AU ANUA 24
  • Series
  • 1972

The index cards were prepared by Lewis during his research for a Master of Arts thesis on the early history of the Canberra University College and the Australian National University. There is a list of material he consulted at the Commonwealth Arc...

Lewis, Milton James

Papers of TH Rigby

  • AU ANUA 241
  • Series
  • 1960 - 1990

Processing of this series is incomplete.

Rigby, Thomas Henry

Canberra University College press statements

  • AU ANUA 242
  • Series
  • 1956 - 1960

There are two folders with typewritten or ronoed copies of press statements. They mainly relate to staff appointments, events and scholarship winners.

Canberra University College

Publications

  • AU ANUA 243
  • Series
  • 1952 - 1998

This collection contains Mackaness’ publications including his thesis and reprints of articles published in scientific journals.

Mackaness, George

The ANU Reporter master set

  • AU ANUA 244
  • Series
  • 1970 - 2007

This is a master set of copies of the ANU’s publication The ANU Reporter. Issues for 2000 are missing from the set.

ANU Marketing and Communications Division

Index to Council and Committee decisions

  • AU ANUA 245
  • Series
  • 1946 - 1997

The index cards record handwritten summaries of Council and Committee decisions by date of meeting under a subject heading. The cards have columns for date, Council (completed with number of meeting), Committee (name of Committee), paragraph (of m...

Council

Electronic files

  • AU ANUA 248
  • Series
  • 2004 - 2006

The email and electronic documents relate to Templeman’s role as head of Pandanus Books which published fiction, poetry, memoir and non-fiction works relating to Asia and the Pacific.

Templeman, Ian

Research files

  • AU ANUA 249
  • Series
  • 1989 - 1996

These research files were compiled by project staff preparing the 50th anniversary history of the University. There is a run of ‘person’ files, source files and general files containing original records, notes and drafts, as well as notebooks, wor...

ANU History Project

Papers on the establishment of an international observatory

  • AU ANUA 25
  • Series
  • 1959 - 1967

This series consists of six parts of a confidential file number 61/9 created by the Prime Minister's Department and from 1967 the Department of Education and Science. The file includes correspondence, cablegrams, briefings and reports on the ...

Department of Education and Science

Audiotapes of Energy and Australia lectures

  • AU ANUA 250
  • Series
  • 1980

The tapes are of four evenings of lectures: Professor Sir Ernest Titterton and Dr SM Hamberger (26 March – including morning radio interview), Professor Ted Ringwood and Professor GHJ Taylor (2 April), Professor SF Harris and Dr TB Millar (9 April...

Hazlehurst, Cameron

Photographs of demolition at Mt Stromlo Observatory

  • AU ANUA 251
  • Series
  • 2004

The black and white and colour photographs were taken to document the demolition of heritage buildings at Mt Stromlo following the 2003 bushfires which destroyed a number of buildings. There are negatives, prints, architectural plans which indicat...

ANU Facilities and Services Division

Indenture between Elizabeth Denn and John Burton, and John Ash

  • AU ANUA 252
  • Series
  • 1734

This original indenture dated 22 July 1734 is handwritten on a page preprinted with the words ‘This Indenture’. It is a lease for land at Childerditch in Essex owned by Elizabeth Denn and John Burton and rented to John Ash for a total of ten shill...

Canberra University College

Index cards to The ANU Reporter

  • AU ANUA 253
  • Series
  • 1970 - 2000

This is a subject index to the publication The ANU Reporter.

ANU Marketing and Communications Division

Index cards to photographs

  • AU ANUA 254
  • Series
  • 1970 - 2000

This is a general subject index to photographs then held by the Marketing and Communications Division, in particular those of people (ANUA 225) and subjects (ANUA 226). There is often reference to where the photograph has been published, such as a...

ANU Marketing and Communications Division

Minutes of meetings

  • AU ANUA 255
  • Series
  • 1960 - 1989

This volume contains the original signed minutes of the Professorial Board from its first meeting on 30 September 1969 until 12 April 1989.

Professorial Board

Minutes of Committees

  • AU ANUA 256
  • Series
  • 1951 - 1960

This volume contains signed minutes of the following Council Committees - Advisers on Buildings and Grounds, Board of Graduate Studies’ Site Development Committee, Librarian’s Advisory Committee, Deputy Chairman’s Committee, and the University Ho...

Council

Papers of Malcolm Gillies

  • AU ANUA 257
  • Series
  • 2001 - 2006

The folders contain correspondence and reports on ANU Colleges and Centres, and other universities and educational institutions.

Gillies, Malcolm

Graduate School files and publications

  • AU ANUA 259
  • Series
  • 1990 - 2006

There are records created by the Deans of the Graduate School and other staff, and master sets of publications:Dr Ray Spear, Dean Correspondence files, 1990–1998 Committee files, 1990–1997 Subject files, 1990–1999Dr John Hooper, Dean Correspondenc...

Graduate School

Minutes of the Board of Graduate Studies

  • AU ANUA 26
  • Series
  • 1950 - 1960

The original signed minutes are bound in three volumes and extend from 4 December 1950 to the last meeting on 23 September 1960. At the end of the third volume there are also minutes of the Board of the Institute of Advanced Studies from 28 Octobe...

Board of Graduate Studies

Helen Groger-Wurm papers

  • AU ANUA 260
  • Series
  • 1921 - 2005

Diaries, 1931-2002Film and theatre albums, 1932-1990sPersonal papers, 1921-2001Large format material, 1920s-1982Correspondence, 1956-2005University research material, 1940s-1950sMapsResearch materials, 1950s-2000MAGNT Aboriginal Art Collection, 19...

Groger-Wurm, Helen

Ric Shand research papers on Papua New Guinea and India

  • AU ANUA 261
  • Series
  • 1947 - 1992

Boxes 1-7 (Items 1 - 84) are Pacific research papers, unpublished papers, and publications on rural development, economics and labour in Papua New Guinea. Includes reports of Board of Inquiry on rural wages and related matters (1970), theses, and ...

Shand, Richard Tregurtha

National Institute for Asian Pacific Studies records

  • AU ANUA 262
  • Series
  • 2002 - 2005

Records of the National Institute for Asian Pacific Studies including governance and committee meetings, media and events files, conference proposals and programs, reports, charter, constitution, correspondence, publications, newsletters and photo...

National Institute for Asian Pacific Studies

School of Music programs and publicity material

  • AU ANUA 263
  • Series
  • 1965 - 1997

These are printed copies of programs distributed at concerts, recitals and other performances at the Canberra School of Music from its establishment. They include performances by School of Music staff and students, visiting musicians, and concerts...

Canberra School of Music

Dorothy Cameron Papers

  • AU ANUA 264
  • Series
  • 1943 - 2004

Processing of this series is not completed.

Cameron, Dorothy Olive

Papers of Ernest Spinner

  • AU ANUA 265
  • Series
  • 1939 - 2007

Series description incomplete

Spinner, Ernest

Music scores of Harold Allen's compositions

  • AU ANUA 266
  • Series
  • 1962 - 1982

The scores include choral works, including music for poetic works, and works for instrumental ensembles and solo instruments. There are some works written specifically for schools such as those for percussion bands. The music scores are manuscript...

Allen, Harold Wesley

John Ballard's Pacific research papers

  • AU ANUA 268
  • Series
  • 1947 - 1991

The papers cover John Ballard’s political research in the Pacific Islands of Papua New Guinea, the Solomon Islands, New Caledonia, Micronesia and Fiji. The majority of the collection is focused on Papua New Guinea where John Ballard was involved ...

Ballard, John Addison

Minutes of the Degree Committee

  • AU ANUA 27
  • Series

These are black binders of the minutes only and are labelled Book I and Book II.

Degree Committee

James Jupp's papers on Vanuatu

  • AU ANUA 270
  • Series
  • 1973 - 1984

Correspondence, 1978-1981Articles, 1978-1986Conference & workshop papers, 1980-1982Press cuttings/reports, 1977-1982Files on politics in Vanuatu, 1975-1980

Jupp, James

Sarah Walls, interviews with Jean-Marie Tjibaou

  • AU ANUA 271
  • Series
  • 1988-1989, 2007

Sarah Walls, a journalist who covered New Caledonia for the Sydney Morning Herald and The Age, conducted two interviews with Kanak independence leader Jean-Marie Tjibaou in the year before his assassination in 1989. Walls interviewed Tjibaou soon ...

Walls, Sarah

Alan Ward research papers on Pacific Island land matters

  • AU ANUA 272
  • Series
  • 1945 - 1997

Almost half of this record group is concerned with PNG. These papers were gathered when Ward was Lecturer in History at the University of Papua New Guinea and adviser to the Land Evaluation and Demarcation Project Study (LEAD). The collection inc...

Ward, Alan Dudley

Pacific cartoons and newsletters

  • AU ANUA 273
  • Series
  • 1989 - 1991

Between 1989 and 1991 Macpherson drew the cartoons anonymously for the Samoa Observer. While working for the Department of Education, Western Samoa he created and edited Our World Too, a newsletter for young people in Samoa.

Macpherson, Colin Robert

Centre for the Mind records

  • AU ANUA 275
  • Series
  • 1997 - 2006

This series includes files created by the centre mainly to document two events, the "What Makes a Champion" seminar and the "Geniuses, Prodigies and Savants" seminar. This work was mainly undertaken by Professor Alan Snyder. Th...

ANU Centre for the Mind

Correspondence files

  • AU ANUA 277
  • Series
  • 1976 - 1987

These files relate to the Canberra School of Music and the Canberra School of Art including the appointment of Directors, their Councils and building requirements and predate their administration by the ACT Government and the Australian National U...

ACT Further Education Branch, Department of Education

Citations and certificates for honorary degrees

  • AU ANUA 278
  • Series
  • 1967 - 2002

These are copies of citations and certificates for honorary degrees (and higher degrees earned by publication). They are often signed and sealed. They include Doctors of Laws, Letters and Science, and Masters of Arts and Science. There is also one...

Office of the Registrar

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