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Tom Combey Collection

  • AU NBAC P80
  • Deposit
  • 1931 - ?

Xerox copy of a diary recording one of his trips through Queensland in search of work during the depression, 28 June - 31 October 1931.

Combey, Tom

Trades and Labor Council of Queensland printed material

  • AU NBAC P79
  • Deposit
  • 1910 - 1975

Printed indexes to Queensland Trade Union Congress decisions (1910-1968) and printed material relating to congresses (1967-1975).

Trades and Labor Council of Queensland

Leila Thomas publication

  • AU NBAC P78
  • Deposit
  • 1962

A typescript copy of Leila Thomas' original Master of Arts thesis at the University of Sydney from 1919, 'The Development of the Labour Movement in the Sydney District of New South Wales: being a discussion of the relation between the La...

Australian Society for the Study of Labour History

H Scott Bennett Collection

  • AU NBAC P77
  • Deposit
  • 1912 - 1964

Correspondence, notes, pamphlets, serials, financial records and photographs.

Bennett, Henry Gilbert

Publications of various companies

  • AU NBAC P76
  • Deposit
  • 1962 - 1966

A small collection of publications from Australian and Malaysian companies.

Noel Butlin Archives Centre

Mount Isa Trades and Labor Council deposit

  • AU NBAC P72
  • Deposit
  • 1964 - 1965

Printed material - pamphlets, circulars and newspaper cuttings - relating to the Mount Isa Mines strike.

Mount Isa Trades and Labor Council

Letters from Robert H Adams to J H Vagg

  • AU NBAC P71
  • Deposit
  • 1888 - 1893

Outletters from Robert H Adams to J H Vagg, dairy farmer of Cobden, re survey and sale of land blocks owned by Adams, 20 June 1888 - 13 March 1893

Adams, Robert H

Mining News of Australia deposit

  • AU NBAC P69
  • Deposit
  • 1971 - 1974

Issues held from Dec 1971 to Sep 1972 (vol. 1, no. 1 - no. 20), then renamed Mining and Exploration News with issues held from Sep 1972 to Jan 1974, vols. 1 - 8, 12 - 17.

Graber and Associates Proprietary Limited

Annual reports of insurance companies

  • AU NBAC P68
  • Deposit
  • 1912 - 1979

This is an collection of annual reports that were donated by various Australian insurance companies. Numbers were allocated to each company but there are missing numbers as some reports were removed in 1980. Most annual reports are from the 1960s ...

Noel Butlin Archives Centre

State government loan prospectuses

  • AU NBAC P67
  • Deposit
  • 1949 - 1954

This is a small collection of loan prospectuses for State government bodies organised by State.

Noel Butlin Archives Centre

Brigadier General Evan Wisdom records

  • AU NBAC P66
  • Deposit
  • 1914 - 1937

Correspondence, photographs, press cuttings and printed material about the mandated Territory of New Guinea.

Wisdom, Evan Alexander

John Playford Collection deposit 2

  • AU NBAC P64
  • Deposit
  • c. 1825; 1934 - 1970

Research collection of minutes, circulars, leaflets, pamphlets, books, serials, posters and press cuttings relating to the peace movement, the Vietnam War, university student organisations, feminism, public administration, political parties and el...

Playford, John Drysdale

John Egerton Collection

  • AU NBAC P63
  • Deposit
  • 1915 - 1950

A history of the Boilermakers Society of Australia compiled from roneoed extracts and notes taken from the Society's journal. This volume of notes was compiled by John Egerton, as President of the Queensland Trades & Labour Council.

Egerton, John Afred Roy

Edgar Williams collection

  • AU NBAC P62
  • Deposit
  • 1956 - 1969

Australian Workers’ Union publications and reports, together with Williams’ book: Yellow, Green and Red.

Williams, Cecil Wallace Edgar

History of Cobb and Co manuscript

  • AU NBAC P55
  • Deposit
  • c. 1969

Typescript of the manuscript for the booklet 'Cobb and Co.' by Joan Rutherford. A copy of the 1971 published booklet is also included.

Rutherford, Joan Edith Lorraine

Norm Saffin Collection

  • AU NBAC P54
  • Deposit
  • 1937 - 1956

Copies of pamphlets relating to politics and the labour movement.

Saffin, Norman William

Graziers' Association of New South Wales deposit 2

  • AU NBAC P51
  • Deposit
  • 1916 - 1965

Annual reports and proceedings of Pastoralists' Union of New South Wales and Graziers' Association of New South Wales.

Graziers' Association of New South Wales

F D Mercer Collection

  • AU NBAC P48
  • Deposit
  • 1897 - 1940

This material was collected by F D Mercer and includes business records, correspondence, memoranda, mortgages and bills of sales, notes and printed material about shipping based in Albany, Western Australia and the Albany fruit export trade.

Mercer, F D

Le Clerc Andersen Collection

  • AU NBAC P46
  • Deposit
  • 1840 - 1924

Research material for Ivan Southall’s novel, The Weaver from Meltham.

Andersen, Le Clerc

Robin (Bob) Gollan Collection

  • AU NBAC P44
  • Deposit
  • 1890; 1934 - 1961

A collection of political pamphlets and leaflets, material from the Communist Parties of Australia, Great Britain, New Zealand and Soviet Union. Also includes periodicals and photographs.

Gollan, Robin Allenby

Austin Dowling Collection

  • AU NBAC P40
  • Deposit
  • 1965

Copies of circulars, newssheets, letters, and ephemera distributed to Victorian secondary teachers by the Victorian Secondary Teachers' Association, the Victorian Teachers' Union, the Victorian Education Department, and local high school...

Dowling, Austin

Joe Harris Collection deposit 1

  • AU NBAC P43
  • Deposit
  • 1897 - 1966

Records of the Queensland Building Trades Group (1928-1965) including rules and copies of minutes, of the United Operative Bricklayers' Society of Queensland including rules and correspondence (1926-1946), copies of minutes of the Trades and ...

Harris, William Julius Henry

Charles Jefferies papers

  • AU NBAC P38
  • Deposit
  • 1836 - 1964

Various papers, including prospectus of the Australian Gas Light Company, 1836; transcript of the Royal Commission on Espionage, 1954–1955; papers relating to taxation matters including the Royal Commission on Taxation 1921–1963 and the Co-operati...

Jefferies, Charles S

A J Tracy collection

  • AU NBAC P37
  • Deposit
  • 1929 - 1963

Papers on public service unionism, in particular the Tracy v. Bradley Case and subsequent related events; includes correspondence, petitions, reports, newspaper cuttings, papers read at the Postmasters’ Conference in Brisbane 1938; records re the ...

Tracy, Augustine Joseph

Ken Gott Collection

  • AU NBAC P36
  • Deposit
  • 1924 - 1965

Minutes, correspondence, arbitration material, circulars, balance sheets, pamphlets, serials, press cuttings and posters of the Australian Journalists Association, the Australia-China Society, the Melbourne University Labor Club, the Communist Par...

Gott, Ken D

Geoff McDonald Collection deposit 1

  • AU NBAC P32
  • Deposit
  • 1962 - 1963

Roneoed Building Workers' Industrial Union of Australia (BWIU) and Australian Council of Trade Union (ACTU) Congress minutes and printed material.

McDonald, Geoff

J F Guthrie deposit 1

  • AU NBAC P31
  • Deposit
  • 1893 - 1957

Research papers, correspondence and drafts of his, A World History of Sheep and Wool, published in 1957. Also includes material on pioneering families in Victoria and the Riverina, periodicals, pamphlets, newspaper cuttings and books.

Guthrie, James Francis

H I Jensen collection

  • AU NBAC P29
  • Deposit
  • 1957 - 1959

This is a xeroxed copy of Jensen's manuscript, Reminiscences of a Geologist, written about 1957. The original was kept in Dr Jensen's possession.

Jensen, Harald Ingemann

F H Gruen Collection deposit 1

  • AU NBAC P28
  • Deposit
  • 1958 - 1961

A collection of transcripts of minutes related to the Inquiry into Trade in Wool 1958–1959 and the Wool Marketing Committee of Inquiry 1961.

Gruen, Fred Henry George

Milton J Lewis collection

  • AU NBAC P25
  • Deposit
  • 1902 - 1956

Political pamphlets, serials and books.

Lewis, Milton James

Jim Hagan collection

  • AU NBAC P24
  • Deposit
  • 1886 - 1963

Research papers for his book Printers and Politics. Includes printed material, reports, balance sheets, and notes about the Australian Typographical Union. Also includes files of the ANU Research Students' Association, records about the Natio...

Hagan, James Seymour

Phil Thorne Collection

  • AU NBAC P15
  • Deposit
  • 1922 - 1985

Records of the Spanish Relief Committee, including minutes, correspondence, circulars, extracts from the diary of Una Wilson, a volunteer nurse sent to Spain by the SRC, photographs and printed material; case files of the legal firm Christian Joll...

Thorne, Phillip T

John Playford Collection deposit 1

  • AU NBAC P14
  • Deposit
  • 1919 - 1964

Research collection of minutes, circulars, leaflets, pamphlets, books, serials, posters and press cuttings relating to the peace movement, the Vietnam War, university student organisations and left-wing organisations; reports, catalogue of books, ...

Playford, John Drysdale

Les Heathcote Collection

  • AU NBAC P23
  • Deposit
  • 1861 - 1957

NSW Government publications, reports, maps and press cuttings documenting crown lands policy.

Heathcote, Ronald Leslie

CE Parker collection

  • AU NBAC P22
  • Deposit
  • 1931

This collection has only one item: The Postal, Telegraph and Telephone International Year-book 1931, published by the Secretariat of the Postal, Telegraph and Telephone International, Vienna. The Amalgamated Post Workers' Union of Australia w...

Parker, Charles Ernest (Don)

Naqavi Map Collection

  • AU NBAC P21
  • Deposit
  • 1886 - 1916

Collection of Queensland Survey Office maps showing the environs of Mackay, Clermont, Hughenden, Leichhardt District; and parts of Gregory, Burke and Mitchell Districts, County of Deas Thompson, County of Carlisle, County of Rawbelle and County of...

Naqavi, S H H

J C Coupe collection

  • AU NBAC P19
  • Deposit
  • 1914 - 1961

Printed material relating to the Australian Meat Industry Employees' Union including reports, journals, handbills and newspaper extracts.

Coupe, John Charles

Copies of political pamphlets

  • AU NBAC P18
  • Deposit
  • 1930s - 1950s

Copies of political pamphlets particularly relating to other countries including wartime Germany and Japan and to Communism and the USSR.

Noel Butlin Archives Centre

Mark Feinberg Collection

  • AU NBAC P17
  • Deposit
  • 1894 - 1940

Radical pamphlets, books and serials re Industrial Workers of the World (IWW), Workers' International Industrial Union (WIIU), Australian Socialist Partu, Socialist Labour Party of Australia etc.

Feinberg, Mark

Jock Bosher Collection

  • AU NBAC P16
  • Deposit
  • 1905 - 1922

Printed material re trade union, socialist and peace movements, including a copy of the epitaph of J P Quaine.

Bosher, Eric

Don Rawson Collection deposit 1

  • AU NBAC P13
  • Deposit
  • c. 1902; 1926 - 1960

Pamphlets and leaflets published by major Australian political parties. Letter, scrapbook of newspaper cuttings and serials.

Rawson, Donald William

Alan Barcan papers

  • AU NBAC P11
  • Deposit
  • 1934 - 1958

Australian political pamphlets and serials, including printed material by the Communist Party of Australia and Sydney University Labor Club.

Barcan, Alan R

Annual reports of companies

  • AU NBAC P10
  • Deposit
  • 1874 - 1979

This is an collection of annual reports that were donated by various Australian companies. Numbers were allocated to each company but there are missing numbers as some reports were removed in 1980. Most annual reports cover the period from the mid...

Noel Butlin Archives Centre

Les Barnes Collection

  • AU NBAC P8
  • Deposit
  • 1890 - 1946

Correspondence, manuscripts, card index, reports, printed material and photographs documenting Australian left wing political and industrial activities.

Barnes, Les

Brian Fitzpatrick collection

  • AU NBAC P7
  • Deposit
  • 1917 - 1953

Printed material, notably publications of the Australian Council for Civil Liberties, and includes a constitution, enrolment form and annual report. Also includes books by W G Burchett and T A Coghlan.

Fitzpatrick, Brian Charles

Ray Marginson collection

  • AU NBAC P6
  • Deposit
  • 1890 - 1953

Political pamphlets, books and serials, including material on banking legislation, the ALP and referenda; papers relating to the Victorian Fabian Society; catalogues and programmes.

Marginson, Raymond David

J H O'Neill Collection

  • AU NBAC P4
  • Deposit
  • 1854 - 1962

Political pamphlets, books and miscellaneous publications, including O’Neill’s History of Tasmanian Unionism, 1962.

O'Neill, John Henry

J B Scott Collection

  • AU NBAC P3
  • Deposit
  • 1911 - 1957

Pamphlets published by the political and industrial labour movements.

Scott, James B

County of Bourke Permanent Building and Investment Society deposit

  • AU NBAC 21
  • Deposit
  • 1877 - 1924

Index cards containing information about loan applications. Applications from 1877 to 1896 are unnumbered and applications 1451 - 1600 from 1909-1910 are not included.

County of Bourke Permanent Building and Investment Society

J S Boardman collection

  • AU NBAC Z542
  • Deposit
  • 1858 - 1990

Personal papers, photographs, correspondence, material re sheep and wool course and printed material.

Boardman, J S

Newcastle Coal Limited (Blair Athol) deposit

  • AU NBAC 129
  • Deposit
  • 1912 - 1926

Memorandum and article of association, minute book, share register, financial records, agreement and orders issued by the Commonwealth of Australia.

Newcastle Coal Limited (Blair Athol)

Bukalong Station deposit

  • AU NBAC 108
  • Deposit
  • 1869 - 1968

Letters, financial and taxation records, sales records, station papers, Garnock family records

Bukalong Station

R A McKillop and Company deposit

  • AU NBAC 102
  • Deposit
  • 1904 - 1964

Financial records, correspondence, desk diaries, and miscellaneous papers.

R A McKillop and Company Limited

Canberra Publishing Company deposit

  • AU NBAC 101
  • Deposit
  • 1936 - 1944

Articles of association, minutes, correspondence and financial records, lists of subscribers, copies of Australian National Review, and company stamps.

Canberra Publishing Company Limited

Clifton Estate deposit

  • AU NBAC 93
  • Deposit
  • 1911 - 1914

Letterbook including copies of letters sent by RR Mackellar, Manager of Clifton Estate on general and station business.

Clifton Estate

Lower Coolegong Station deposit

  • AU NBAC 92
  • Deposit
  • 1890 - 1908

Letterbooks including copies of letters sent by John Maroney on station and personal matters.

Lower Coolegong Station

Fort Bourke Station deposit

  • AU NBAC 63
  • Deposit
  • 1903 - 1947

Legal documents including agreements, crown grants, contracts and endorsements of transfers, mortgage, motor vehicle policies, and correspondence. Some of the documents have been numbered in blue pencil but the significance of this is unclear.

Fort Bourke Station

Ularunda and Elmina Stations deposit

  • AU NBAC 14
  • Deposit
  • 1877 - 1955

Station records for Ularunda and Elmina stations including letterbooks, wages books, ledgers and journals, correspondence, financial records, station reports and stock returns, wool books, and maps.

Ularunda Station

Australian Association of Scientific Workers Federal Council deposit

  • AU NBAC E101B
  • Deposit
  • 1939 - 1949

Federal Council minutes (1939-1949), constitution and by-laws, correspondence with Divisions and organisations, registration papers, annual reports, records of state Divisions, financial records and printed material.

Australian Association of Scientific Workers

Australian Association of Scientific Workers New South Wales Division deposit 1

  • AU NBAC E101A
  • Deposit
  • 1939 - 1948

Records of the NSW Division including copies of minutes (1940-1947), constitution and branch by-laws, correspondence, committee papers, membership records, financial records, conference papers, subject files, circulars and printed material.

Australian Association of Scientific Workers

J L J Wilson papers

  • AU NBAC N118
  • Deposit
  • 1966 - 1976

Research papers related to the development of an independent education authority for the ACT. Includes correspondence, copies of minutes, agendas, drafts and copies of reports and papers, submissions, news clippings and other material.

Wilson, John Lascelles Jenner

Australian Institute of Petroleum deposit

  • AU NBAC Z373
  • Deposit
  • 1954 - 1987

A collection of press cuttings, media releases, stock exchange notices, company information, media transcripts arranged in files by subject and on microfiche . Subjects relate to Australian and international oil and gas exploration and development...

Australian Institute of Petroleum Limited

Wendy Brazil collection

  • AU NBAC N202
  • Deposit
  • 1970 - 1990

Research files from the office of Liberal Senator D J Hamer for speeches in the Australian Parliament between 1980-1990, particularly relating to industrial relations, including copies of speeches, drafts, research notes, newspaper articles and pr...

Brazil, Wendy Marelle Harley

Coal industry press cuttings

  • AU NBAC Z357
  • Deposit
  • 1980 - 1988

Binders of press cuttings and photocopies of press cuttings, arranged chronologically, relating to coal resources, industrial relations, coal production and export.

Noel Butlin Archives Centre

Ian Hudson Collection

  • AU NBAC N103
  • Deposit
  • 1890 - 1986

Correspondence, research files, printed material and photographs relating to Ian Hudson's research on the history of the timber industry in NSW. The research files hold information on a number of NSW timber companies and industry organisation...

Hudson, Ian George

Bishop Engineering deposit

  • AU NBAC Z343
  • Deposit
  • 1941 - 1982

Correspondence and subject files, quotations and specifications, financial records, client files, press clippings, plans and printed materials.

Bishop Engineering Proprietary Limited

Australian Government Senior Executive Association deposit

  • AU NBAC N217
  • Deposit
  • 1957 - 1993

Records of the Federal Council, Victorian and ACT Branches consisting of minutes, correspondence, historical papers, reports, newsletters, financial and membership records, submissions and publications. ACT Branch records include Treasurer's ...

Australian Government Senior Executives Association

Unemployed People's Union, Sydney deposit

  • AU NBAC N283
  • Deposit
  • 1972 - 1981

Papers, reports and publications re unemployment relating to Parramatta and Inner City branches. See also Joe Owens collection (personal papers).

Unemployed People's Union, Sydney

Don Rawson Collection deposit 2

  • AU NBAC Z259
  • Deposit
  • 1905 - 1971

Pamphlets and leaflets published by major Australian political parties, including reports, constitution and rules, election material, serials and publications.

Rawson, Donald William

H F Penny Collection

  • AU NBAC N80
  • Deposit
  • 1910 - 1960

This deposit consists of speeches, notes and poetry, press cuttings, leaflets and pamphlets relating to the single tax movement.

Penny, Henry Frederick

Trust and Agency Company of Australasia deposit 4

  • AU NBAC Z214
  • Deposit
  • 1861 - 1977

Corporate and accounting records including minutes, share register, register of mortgages, agreement and certificate of incorporation, correspondence, register of seals, printed annual reports and accounts.

Trust and Agency Company of Australasia Limited

Northern Territory Land Company deposit

  • AU NBAC N224
  • Deposit
  • 1882 - 1982

One folder with annual reports (1882 - 1981), balance sheets, notices of meetings, statements re take-over offers, Chairman's address at 1982 meeting, and related material. Reports for the following years are not held in the set: 1896, 1898-9...

Northern Territory Land Company Limited

O J Ratford deposit

  • AU NBAC N47
  • Deposit
  • 1926 - 1976

Minutes, office files and financial records of Canberra Steam Laundry Ltd and Bel Air Dry Cleaning & Laundering Pty Ltd. Also includes financial records of Ossie Ratford's clients: R A Stewart (sheep and cattle farmer); J B Reilly (dental...

Canberra Steam Laundry Limited

Frank Campbell Collection

  • AU NBAC N54
  • Deposit
  • 1923 - 1981

Annotated correspondence, reports, transcripts and printed material re the Queensland Shop Assistants’ Union.

Campbell, Frank

Lithgow and District Six Hours and Labor Day Committee deposit

  • AU NBAC N52
  • Deposit
  • 1938 - 1964

Correspondence and financial records, photographs, publications and miscellaneous material relating to the last Six Hours and Labor Day demonstration held in Lithgow in 1963. Includes records of predecessor the Lithgow and District Eight Hours and...

Lithgow and District Six Hours and Labor Day Committee

Glenrock and Kuriong Stations deposit

  • AU NBAC N6
  • Deposit
  • 1913 - 1920; 1941 - 1946

Station records including ledger, day and wool book for Glenrock Station, ledger and cash book for Kuriong Station.

Glenrock Station

Staff Amenities and Welfare Association (ANU) deposit

  • AU NBAC N71
  • Deposit
  • 1954 - 1976

This deposit contains minutes (1954-1971), office files, financial records, membership records (1966-1976), audio recording of 1975 annual general meeting and printed material.

Staff Amenities and Welfare Association (Australian National University) Incorporated

Adrian Hahn Collection

  • AU NBAC Z460
  • Deposit
  • 1961 - 1982

Collection of Australian university student newspapers and handbooks.

Hahn, Adrian

States Trust and Investment Company deposit

  • AU NBAC N142
  • Deposit
  • 1931 - 1988

Minutes, financial records, share registers, incorporation records, correspondence and office files, and realia.

States Investments Proprietary Limited

Mining industry press cuttings

  • AU NBAC Z445
  • Deposit
  • 1990 - 1994

Volumes of press cuttings, arranged chronologically, under headings: minerals and metals, gold, oil and gas, coal, government and policy, and environment.

Noel Butlin Archives Centre

Federated Coopers of Australia New South Wales Branch deposit 2

  • AU NBAC N320
  • Deposit
  • 1909 - 1976

Minutes of NSW Branch (1965-1976) and federal conferences (1928-1966), certificate of registration for Journeymen Coopers' Society of NSW, awards, rules and badges.

Journeymen Coopers' Society of New South Wales

J E Coleman Collection

  • AU NBAC P119
  • Deposit
  • 1938 - 1975

Subject files on the women’s movement, East Timor, Aborigines, anti-Vietnam War, Palestine, etc. Pamphlets, serials, minutes and printed material relating to the Socialist Workers League.

Coleman, J E

Australian Broadcasting Corporation Staff Union New South Wales Branch records

  • AU NBAC Z216
  • Deposit
  • 1944 - 1984

This deposit includes minutes of annual, general and special committee meetings, copies of Federal Council minutes (1969-1983), annual reports, rules, subject files, printed material and papers relating to various logs of claims.

Australian Broadcasting Corporation Staff Union

Microfilm copy of Victorian Tailoresses' Association records

  • AU NBAC M86
  • Deposit
  • 1882 - 1884

Microfilm copy of Victorian Tailoresses' Association records: membership register 1882-1883 (N84-3) and Strike Attendance Book, 1883-1884 (E138-4-1 & 2).

Victorian Tailoresses' Association

Family Planning Federation of Australia deposit

  • AU NBAC H4
  • Deposit
  • 1968 - 1992

Minutes of Federal Council (1972-1987) and sub-committees, annual reports, financial records, files of Executive Director Wendy McCarthy, office and research files, posters, educational videos and printed material. Includes material relating to Hu...

Family Planning Federation of Australia

Elder Smith Goldsbrough Mort Limited Victoria/Riverina Office deposit

  • AU NBAC Z657
  • Deposit
  • 1894 - 1995

Contains files from company predecessors, successors and subsidiaries Australian Estates Company Ltd; Elder Smith and Company Ltd; Elder Smith Goldsbrough Mort Ltd; Elders IXL; Elders Ltd; Elders Finance Group Ltd; Elders Finance and Investment Co...

Elder Smith Goldsbrough Mort and Company Limited

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