University anniversaries

University of Sydney Archives - 50 years

During 2004, the University of Sydney Archives celebrated the fiftieth anniversary of its establishment in 1954, although its origins may be traced back to 1913 with the University’s Honorary Archivists.


A special jubilee exhibition: On the Record: Fifty Years of University Archives, 4 November 2004

To mark the commencement of the University of Sydney Archives in September 1954 a special jubilee exhibition, On the Record: Fifty Years of University Archives was opened on 4 November 2004 by the Registrar Dr William Adams.

Find out more.


50th Anniversary Essay Competition

In addition, to mark the 50th year since the establishment of the University of Sydney Archives, an essay competition for students was held with the winner receiving a prize of $500 for the best riginal piece of research work based on the records held at the University Archives.

Find out more.


Record 2004

Find out more.


LB