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11 New inscriptions on the UNESCO Australian Memory of the World Register in 2019

Friday, September 13, 2019

You can see the list of additions to the register here, with full register listings to be included on the website in coming weeks.

(Left to right) Laura Millar (Canada), Ros Russell, and Mark Crookston (New Zealand) after the Summit at Canberra Museum and Gallery, 4 December 2018.

Canberra Declaration: Towards a Representative National Estate of Documentary Heritage

Canberra Museum and Gallery Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Discussing how to improve and better coordinate the identification and preservation of the distributed national holdings of documentary heritage materials for the benefit of current and future generations of Australians.

Anna Gregory with the Veness Letter Book at Tamworth Powerstation Museum

Eleven new inscriptions added to UNESCO Australian Memory of the World Register

State Library of NSW Monday, January 14, 2019

The UNESCO Australian Memory of the World Committee is delighted to announce the inscription of 11 new items and collections of documentary heritage to the UNESCO Australian Memory of the World Register.