Fellows of Senate

Sir Hermann Black AC

Sir Hermann Black AC was Chancellor of the University of Sydney from May 1970 and served in the position until his death on 28 February 1990.

Sir Hermann Black AC

Sir Hermann Black, photo, University of Sydney Archives

Gallery

1970s / 1980s / 1990

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1970s

Sir Hermann Black

Fisher Library Common Room Level 5: Chancellor Sir Hermann Black, Professor Sir Bruce Williams, Harrison Bryan (Librarian) and Walter Stone (speaker), photo, courtesy University of Sydney Library.

Meeting of Convocation

Vice-Chancellor Professor Sir Bruce Williams with Visitor Sir Roden Cutler and Chancellor Sir Hermann Black at the meeting of Convocation in the Great Hall, 1973, photo G3_224_1171_3, University of Sydney Archives.

The Chancellor Sir Hermann Black and Charles Findlay Bentley

Chancellor Sir Hermann Black with Charles Findlay Bentley, Master of Arts (honoris causa), 1974, photo, University of Sydney Archives ... more photos of Sir hermann conferring honorary degrees.

Portrait of Chancellor Sir Hermann Black

Portrait of Chancellor Sir Hermann Black, 1974, by Louis Kahan (1905-2002), oil on canvas, commissioned by the University of Sydney

The Chancellor Sir Hermann Black

Chancellor Sir Hermann Black being presented with a scroll painting by Liu Yangqiao, the first Vice-Minister of Education, China, 1979, photo, University of Sydney Archives.

1980s

Graduation 1980

Deputy Chancellor the Hon Mr Justice David Mayer Selby, Vice-Chancellor Professor Sir Bruce Williams, Jill Wran and Chancellor Sir Hermann Black after the graduation address by Ms Wran, 1980, photo G3_224_1951, University of Sydney Archives.

Sir Hermann Black and Zelman Cowen

Zelman Cowen, Doctor of Letters (honoris causa) and Chancellor Sir Hermann Black, 1980, photo, University of Sydney Archives ... more photos of Sir Hermann conferring honorary degrees.

Chancellor Sir Hermann Black

Chancellor Sir Hermann Black conferring the degree of Doctor of the University upon former Vice-Chancellor Professor Sir Bruce Williams, 1982, photo G77_1_851, University of Sydney Archives.

Sir James Rowland and Chancellor Sir Hermann Black

Sir James Rowland (who later succeeded Sir Hermann Black as Chancellor) and Chancellor Sir Hermann Black, 1983, photo, University of Sydney Archives.

A Senate meeting in the mid-1980

A Senate meeting in the mid-1980’s, Chancellor Sir Hermann Black, Deputy Chancellor Mrs Daphne Kok and Vice-Chancellor Professor John Manning Ward, photo G77_1_994, University of Sydney Archives.

Sir Hermann Black

Fellow of Senate Associate Professor Margaret Sabine carrying the Mace ahead of Chancellor Sir Hermann Black and Vice-Chancellor Professor John Ward in the Open Day academic procession, 1988, photo G77_1_2184, University of Sydney Archives.

Chancellor Sir Hermann Black

Chancellor Sir Hermann Black speaking to students in the Great Hall, photo, University of Sydney Archives.

Chancellor Sir Hermann Black

Chancellor Sir Hermann Black presiding at a graduation ceremony, photo, University of Sydney Archives.

Chancellor Sir Hermann Black

Chancellor Sir Hermann Black on the dais in the Great Hall in the late 1980s, photo, University of Sydney Archives.

Chancellor Sir Hermann Black

Vice-Chancellor Professor John Ward, Chancellor Sir Hermann Black and Deputy Chancellor Daphne Kok after a ceremony in the late 1980s, photo, University of Sydney Archives.

Chancellor Sir Hermann Black

Chancellor Sir Hermann Black in the late 1980s, photo, University of Sydney Archives.

Lady Black and Sir Hermann Black

Lady Black and Sir Hermann Black, 1980s, photo, University of Sydney Archives.

Chancellor Sir Hermann Black

Chancellor Sir Hermann Black after the conferring of his degree of Doctor of the University by Deputy Chancellor (and later Chancellor) Emeritus Professor Dame Leonie Kramer, in 1989, photo G77_1_992, University of Sydney Archives ... more.

1990

Chancellor Sir Hermann Black with retiring Vice-Chancellor Professor John Ward at his farewell dinne

Chancellor Sir Hermann Black with retiring Vice-Chancellor Professor John Ward at Professor Ward's farewell dinner held in the Great Hall on 24 January 1990, standing before their respective portraits, photo, University of Sydney Archives.