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Student files

  • AU ANUA 78
  • Series
  • 1960 -

The files of students who have attained prominence in later life or whose files document a precedent are retained: they include Prime Ministers and other politicians, judges, business leaders and writers.

Office of the Registrar

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

Papers relating to the Lyttelton-Taylor Collection

  • AU ANUA 30
  • Series
  • 1970 - 1983

The papers relate to the acquisition, valuation, management, sale and return of the furniture, paintings, works of art and decorative objects collected by Kathleen Lyttelton-Taylor, including correspondence with curators, comments by experts, list...

University Art Collection

Triennial submissions to the Australian Universities Commission

  • AU ANUA 35
  • Series
  • 1962 - 1986

The submissions by the ANU to the Australian Universities Commission, later the Commonwealth Tertiary Education Commission, for funding relate to the trienniums 1964-66, 1967-69, 1970-72, 1976-78 and 1988-90.

Council

Degree register

  • AU ANUA 39
  • Series
  • 1951 - 1983

This suede-bound volume is a register of higher degrees including honorary degrees: Doctor of Laws, Doctor of Letters, Doctor of Science, Doctor of Philosophy, Master of Arts and Master of Science. It was signed by the recipient of the degree on t...

Office of the Registrar

Subject files of Joe Burton

  • AU ANUA 43
  • Series
  • 1948 - 1983

This series includes Burton's administrative files relating to the Canberra University College, some student papers, photographs of events and folders of research papers, including correspondence with Professor Hancock.

Burton, Herbert

Correspondence files

  • AU ANUA 48
  • Series
  • 1965 - 1973

This small collection of files relates to various legal issues including drafting of leases, contracts and agreements, and legal opinions on University powers in relation to the site.

Boardman, Ellis Russell

Canberra University College annual report master set

  • AU ANUA 58
  • Series
  • 1930 - 1960

This is a photocopied set of Annual Reports for the Canberra University College, copied from parliamentary papers and other sources. The 1937 and 1938 reports which were missing are draft reports and were copied from the CS Daley papers (National ...

Canberra University College

Published material relating to Australian Aborigines

  • AU ANUA 96
  • Series
  • 1957 - 1978

This folder of publications is part of the department's reference collection and includes government reports, the Australian Quarterly 1968, seminar and research papers, and art exhibition catalogues.

ANU Department of Anthropology and Sociology

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

ANU Library accession lists

  • AU ANUA 123
  • Series
  • 1962 - 1968

The lists were compiled to show new acquisitions to the Library. Up to September 1966, separate monthly lists were compiled for the Institute of Advanced Studies and the School of General Studies libraries, then a joint monthly list from Oct 1966 ...

University Library

Memoirs of Samuel Schumack

  • AU ANUA 128
  • Series
  • 1939 - 1941

This is a typescript version of Shumack’s memoirs which relate to the early days of Canberra. He lived at ‘Duntroon’ from 1856 and then at ‘Springvale’ in Weetangera from 1866 to 1940. There is additional material such as obituaries, copies of dea...

Shumack, Samuel

Ethel Tory papers

  • AU ANUA 139
  • Series
  • 1912 - 2003

This collection includes teaching materials, publications, material relating to the theatre and travel, as well as family photographs and objects, including items of academic dress.

Tory, Ethel Elizabeth

Record of former members of the Australian National University

  • AU ANUA 145
  • Series
  • 1948 - 1967

The forms headed ‘Record of former member of University’ record name, department, file number, ‘if married to another member of ANU, husband’s/wife’s name’, degree conferred, country of birth, country from which recruited, scholarships and posts a...

Office of the Registrar

ANU Strategic plans and reviews

  • AU ANUA 171
  • Series
  • 1976 - 1997

These are printed copies of strategic plans, and background papers, submissions and reports of reviews.

Australian National University

ANU information technology reviews

  • AU ANUA 175
  • Series
  • 1979 - 1993

The publications include reports of the Computing Policy Committee.

Australian National University

Canberra University College Gazette master set

  • AU ANUA 154
  • Series
  • 1951 - 1960

The Gazette was published as a general newsletter for students and staff of the College. Issues held in a black springback binder are:• Vol. 1, No. 1, December 1951 to No. 12, September 1955 (with index)• Vol. 2, No. 1, February 1956 to No. 6, Nov...

Canberra University College

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

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

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

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

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

Dorothy Cameron Papers

  • AU ANUA 264
  • Series
  • 1943 - 2004

Processing of this series is not completed.

Cameron, Dorothy Olive

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

Minutes and agenda papers of the ANU Council

  • AU ANUA 280
  • Series
  • 1946 - 2001

These are the agenda, minutes and agenda papers of both the Interim Council (1946–1951) and the Council (from 1951).

Council

Reports of meetings of the Board of Graduate Studies

  • AU ANUA 285
  • Series
  • 1950 - 1960

The reports of the meetings are selective accounts of the decisions of the Board of Graduate Studies based on the minutes of each meeting. They are often headed ‘For Council and Readers’.

Board of Graduate Studies

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

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

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

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

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

Murray Groves Papers

  • AU ANUA 330
  • Series
  • nd

This series has not been processed.

Groves, Murray Charles

Teaching material (Geology)

  • AU ANUA 335
  • Series
  • 1960 - 2000

This series has not been processed

Campbell, Kenton Stewart Wall

Files relating to the Review of Australian Law Courses

  • AU ANUA 315
  • Series
  • 1984 - 1989

The files were maintained by Professor Pearce in his role as convenor of the Assessment Committee in conducting the review for the Commonwealth Tertiary Education Commission. The role of the other members, Professor Enid Campbell (Monash Universit...

Pearce, Dennis Charles

Gavan Daws Pacific research papers

  • AU ANUA 306
  • Series
  • 1961 - 1975

Research papers, notes and drafts on the Pacific Islands. Papers particularly relate to Daws’ book A Dream of Islands and his research into various Europeans involved in the Pacific.

Daws, Alan Gavan

Early Australian maps

  • AU ANUA 289
  • Series
  • 1848 - 1947

This small collection of folded maps is attributed to Professor Spate who acquired them for the cartographic collection in the Department of Human Geography. Some are annotated with catalogue numbers. There is also a map of France and one of Lahor...

Spate, Oskar Hermann Khristian

Visitors’ books

  • AU ANUA 319
  • Series
  • 1963 - 2001

Two visitors’ books used in the RG Menzies Library from March 1963. The first commences with the signatures of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, His Royal Highness the Duke of Edinburgh and others present at the Library's official opening cerem...

University Library

School of Art records

  • AU ANUA 323
  • Series
  • 1976 - 2006

This series contains Board minutes, Academic Committee minutes, School of Art handbooks, exhibition catalogues, newsletters, publications, and promotional material and files on alumni.Most records in this series are paper but some in boxes 15 to 1...

Canberra School of Art

Images of Banaba (Ocean Island) series 2

  • AU ANUA 297
  • Series
  • 1960 - 1974

Photographs compiled in an album on Banaba (Ocean Island) and Nauru including Island workers, company buildings and work areas, church and family photographs.

Edwards, Jack

Grant of arms

  • AU ANUA 301
  • Series
  • 1954

The grant of arms is addressed to the Vice-Chancellor Sir Douglas Copland and issued by the College of Heralds. It includes an illustration of the University’s coat of arms and a description of it in heraldic terms: ‘Per chevron Azure and Barry wa...

Australian National University

Map of Taveuni, Fiji

  • AU ANUA 294
  • Series
  • c. 1890s - 1930s

Map shows plantations that existed on Taveuni in the 1890s and relates to Brookfield’s research for the publication – ‘Tavenui: land, population and production’, Canberra: Development Studies Centre, ANU for UNESCO, 1978.

Brookfield, Harold Chillingworth

Heroin trial papers

  • AU ANUA 383
  • Series

This series has not been received

Bammer, Gabriele

Folders relating to University House

  • AU ANUA 355
  • Series
  • 1986 - 2003

The folders include Brazil’s papers as a member of University House and the Governing Board as well as her research into its history.

Brazil, Wendy Marelle Harley

Records of the Residents’ Committee

  • AU ANUA 358
  • Series
  • 1968 - 1986

There is both a rough and final minute book of meetings of the Residents’ Committee for 1968-1970, as well as a Suggestion Book in which residents made suggestions for improvements; these are responded to by the Steward.

University House

Register of attendance at House dinners

  • AU ANUA 360
  • Series
  • 1974 - 1989

This volume has an alphabetical index at the side. Names of people attending University House dinners are noted in the appropriate alphabetical section (by surname or in the case of diplomats, by country) with the dates of the dinners they attended.

University House

Promotional videos

  • AU ANUA 363
  • Series
  • 1990 - 1999

Most of the videos were produced to promote the ANU and its programs at events such as open days. Some are advertisements produced for television advertising in collaboration with other Canberra tertiary institutions.

Office of the Registrar

Audio tapes of medical practice conference

  • AU ANUA 364
  • Series
  • 1968

The reel-to-reel audio tapes record the sessions of the international conference ‘Medical Practice and the Community’ held at the John Curtin School of Medical Research 26-30 August 1968. Among those who spoke at the conference were the Chancellor...

John Curtin School of Medical Research

Division of Pacific and Asian History Library printed material

  • AU ANUA 400
  • Series
  • 1914 - 1983

Pacific and Asian History Library materials including governmental reports from Tonga, Western Samoa, Guam, Gilbert and Ellice Islands Colony, New Zealand, East Timor and micronesia; parliamentary papers, proceedings, publications, printed materia...

ANU Division of Pacific and Asian History

John Carver's correspondence

  • AU ANUA 426
  • Series
  • 1992-1993

3 folders of correspondence documenting part of Professor Carver's time as acting Deputy Vice Chancellor and Director of the Institute of Advanced Studies at the ANU.

Carver, John

Addresses presented to other universities

  • AU ANUA 427
  • Series
  • 1981 - 1998

Addresses from the Australian National University to other universities celebrating significant events such as the installation of Chancellors or anniversaries.

Australian National University

Governing Body/Board of Fellows meeting files

  • AU ANUA 429
  • Series
  • 1991 - 2004

The files contain agenda and minutes of meetings, correspondence, financial statements and other reports considered at the meetings.

University House

Documentary on Central Australian totemic ceremonies

  • AU ANUA 367
  • Series
  • 1956

The film titled ‘The Honey Ant Ceremonies of Ljaba – North Aranda Group’ was filmed by Theodor Strehlow while he was a Research Fellow at the Australian National University from 1949 to 1951.

ANU Department of Anthropology and Sociology

Research papers on wool industry

  • AU ANUA 377
  • Series
  • 1957 - 1976

These records document the research undertaken by Dr Barnard into the wool industry and Goldsbrough Mort & Co. The items include original Goldsbrough Mort documentation, client histories, station information as well as Dr Barnard’s analysis an...

Barnard, James Alan

Student enrolment information and results

  • AU ANUA 435
  • Series
  • 1962

Folder containing student name, age, marital status, whether full-time or part-time, occupation, assistance (eg Colombo Plan, cadetship, Commonwealth scholarship holder, CPS free place), year of course, whether doing the honours or pass course and...

ANU Faculty of Economics

Drawings for furniture

  • AU ANUA 439
  • Series
  • 1951 - 1969

The drawings are for furniture particularly for University House, but there are also photographs of chairs and other furniture at University House, the John Curtin School of Medical Research and Bruce Hall. Two stained glass designs by G Kellock o...

Ward, Frederick

Papers of Horrie Brown

  • AU ANUA 375
  • Series
  • 1930s - 1960s

Research notes, correspondence and publications. Some material appears to have been created by other people including WEG Salter. Use item 488, index, to find articles in items 450-477 early papers in Australian economics by various authors.

Brown, Horace Plessay

Examination papers

  • AU ANUA 510
  • Series
  • 2004 - 2008

Examination papers.

Medical School

Papua New Guinea newspaper cuttings

  • AU ANUA 404
  • Series
  • 1960 - 1980

The collection forms part of the newspaper cutting service run by the Political Science Program, Research School of Social Sciences and consists of cuttings from various Australian and Papua New Guinean newspapers, relating to government and polit...

ANU Department of Political Science

Ian Hossack papers

  • AU ANUA 412
  • Series
  • 1964 - 1975

Reports and papers relating to educational policy, TPNG Department of Education curricula, publications of the Manpower Planning Unit, Apprenticeships Board of PNG and University of PNG.

Hossack, Ian

Files relating to the administration of the Division of Pacific and Asian History

  • AU ANUA 418
  • Series
  • 1951 - 1990

Administration and general staffing of the Division, annual reports, correspondence, minutes, funding and conference papers. Includes records of predecessors the Department of Pacific History, Department of Pacific and Southeast Asian History, and...

ANU Division of Pacific and Asian History

Division publications

  • AU ANUA 419
  • Series
  • 1956 - 1991

Contains files relating to publications and films the Division of Pacific and Asian History were involved with, theses and monograph series, correspondence, bibliographies, newspaper clippings, and material relating to the film Angels of War.

ANU Division of Pacific and Asian History

Research School of Pacific and Asian Studies departmental records

  • AU ANUA 476
  • Series
  • c. 1960s - 1999

Departmental records re New Guinea Research Unit houses, policy material re New Guinea School Services, reports, handbook and guide, manuals, inventory of research materials, correspondence, photographs of staff and properties in Northern Territor...

Research School of Pacific and Asian Studies

School flag

  • AU ANUA 541
  • Series
  • 1927

The flag has a white or bone background, green border, emblematic tree, and motto: mihi cura futuri, and the fabric shows signs of wear and tear. The flag was designed and made by Ruth Lane Poole.

Australian Forestry School

Institute of the Arts assessment results

  • AU ANUA 498
  • Series
  • 1976 - 2001

Student exam and assessment results for the School of Music, School of Art, Australian Centre for the Arts and Technology; reports, media releases and publications. Institute of the Arts study programs, Canberra School of Art council meetings minu...

Canberra Institute of the Arts

Solomon Islands languages collection

  • AU ANUA 449
  • Series
  • 1918 - 1996

The collection consists of manuscripts and old prints collected in Malaita by Fr Donatien Coicaud and Fr Christian Kamphuis. Includes Stories (Histoires) as language word lists, exercise books, prayer books, dictionaries, biblical material, and pr...

Coicaud, Donatien

Homopolar Generator records

  • AU ANUA 534
  • Series
  • 1949 - 1989

The collection includes photographs; video and audio tapes; published papers; research notes, diaries and log books; construction notes and manuals; correspondence and a diorama of the foundations of the Cockcroft Building. The series is not yet p...

Department of Particle Physics

Nancy Lutton papers on John Alexander Kolia

  • AU ANUA 521
  • Series
  • 1978 - 1993

Correspondence, press cuttings, journal articles and reviews, unpublished verse, theatre programmes and poster, 1981; photograph and other documents; Thesis: Lyn Baer, In Between: Cultural Ambivalence in the Novels of John Kolia, 1982; audio recor...

Collier, John Alexander

Indenture research papers of K L Gillion

  • AU ANUA 522
  • Series
  • n.d.

Research papers of K L Gillion, publications re Fiji press, material relating to CSR, Methodist papers and miscellaneous papers (not yet processed).

Gillion, Kenneth L

Staff cards

  • AU ANUA 516
  • Series
  • c. 1975 - c. 1985

This series has not been processed yet.

Central Records

ANU Department of Economic History files, teaching materials and publications

  • AU ANUA 62
  • Series
  • 1970 - 2000

The series includes files maintained by the head of the Department, copies of teaching materials such as reading lists, essay topics and examination papers, and a run of papers presented in departmental seminars and seminars held jointly with the ...

ANU Department of Economic History, Faculty of Economics and Commerce

Frank Ryan's Papua New Guinea slide collection

  • AU ANUA 561
  • Series
  • 1956 - 1970

The series consists of 395 images of people, families, villages, social life and customs as well as images taken in the course of Frank Ryan's work as a District Agricultural Officer.

Ryan, Francis Xavier

Teacher training material for the Papua New Guinea 'E' Course

  • AU ANUA 461
  • Series
  • 1960 - 1972

Post World War II the need for education in Papua New Guinea was listed as essential in the Provisional Administration Bill of 1945. In the late 1950s, W C Grove, as Director of Papua New Guinea Education, saw that education for local students was...

Houston, Bernard W

Darrell Tryon Research Papers on Pacific linguistics

  • AU ANUA 463
  • Series

Collection includes language and research materials related to the Pacific, especially Vanuatu (previously New Hebrides), and the pidgin and creole languages of the Pacific region.

Tryon, Darrell T

Research notes for the ANU 50th anniversary history

  • AU ANUA 147
  • Series
  • 1990 - 1996

The binders contain typed research notes prepared for the writing of the 50th anniversary history of the University by Stephen Foster and Margaret Varghese. There are often copies of source material (correspondence or other documents) attached to ...

ANU History Project

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

Te Rangi Hiroa papers

  • AU ANUA 568
  • Series

Collection of administrative records 1966 - 1984, including applications for research grants, minutes of meetings, correspondence and the essays submitted, 1970 - 1984.

Te Rangi Hiroa Fund

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