Guide to the Papers of Alison Hyles

MS 5843

National Library of Australia

Table of Contents

  1. Collection Summary
  2. Introduction
    1. Conditions Governing Access
    2. Conditions Governing Use
    3. Preferred Citation
    4. Finding Aid Source(s)
  3. Item Descriptions
    1. File. Canberra from Mt Stromlo
    2. File. Canberra Mount Ainslie from Acton House
    3. File. Site for dam Cotter River
    4. File. Cotter River Canberra
    5. File. Canberra Provisional Parliament, 16-March-1925
    6. File. Parliament House Canberra, 12-Dec-1924
    7. File. Parliament Building Canberra
    8. File. Parliament House Canberra 2.4.25, 02-April-1925
    9. File. Parliament House Canberra North west View2.4.25, 02-April-1925
    10. File. Royal Military College Duntroon looking South
    11. File. Canberra church [interior]
    12. File. Lord Denman returning from Guard of Honor - Canberra 12.3.13, 12-March-1913
    13. File. Impounded water Cotter Dam Canberra 28/3/25, 28-March-1925
    14. File. Cotter Weir, Canberra 28/3/25, 28-March-1925
    15. File. Confluence of Murrumbidgee and Cotter Canberra, 28-March-1925
    16. File. Power House and Bridge over Murrumbidgee Canberra 28/3/25, 28-March-1925
    17. File. Cotter River Canberra just below weir
    18. File. Napoleon's willows and Ford fording the Molongo, Canberra 28/3/25, 28-March-1925
    19. File. Canberra looking from Acton 28/3/25, 28-March-1925
    20. File. No 1 Hostel Canberra and constuction train 28/3/25, 28-March-1925
    21. File. St John the Baptist Canberra 29/3/25, 29-March-1925
    22. File. Rectory of St John Baptist Church Canberra 29/3/25, 29-March-1925
    23. File. Old Schoolhouse St John the Baptist Church Canberra
    24. File. Prophetic ? stone St John the Baptist Churchyard, 29-March-1925
    25. File. Prophetic ? stone St John the Baptist Churchyard, 29-March-1925
    26. File. Old Hotel Hall Federal Territory, 31-March-1925
    27. File. Old Hotel Hall Fed. Territory, 31-March-1925
    28. File. Old Hall Hotel, 31-March-1925
    29. File. Front View Duntoroon House Canberra, 29-March-1925
    30. File. Back View Duntroon House Canberra, 29-March-1925
    31. File. Ainslie Pres. Church near Canberra, 31-March-1925
    32. File. Ainslie Pres. Church near Canberra 31/3/25, 31-March-1925
    33. File. Old St Andrew's Pres. Church Goulburn 1839, 01-April-1925
    34. File. Memorial to Rev.William Ross now at new St Andrew's Church Goulburn, 01-April-1925
    35. File. Memorial to Rev W.Ross Goulburn 1/4/35, 01-April-1925
    36. File. Pres. Church Queanbeyan, 30-March-1925
    37. File. Lake George Bungendore
    38. File. Interior, St Andrews Presbyterian Church, Yass
    39. File. Hume Bridge, Yass
    40. File. Prince's Stone, Canberra
    41. File. St Clements C of E Yass, 01-April-1925
    42. File. Nelson's relative St Clement's Yass
    43. File. Rev Ritchie's grave St Clement's Yass, 01-April-1925
    44. File. Rev Brigstock's grave St Clement's Church yard, Yass
    45. File. Original photographic album from Harringtons Ltd, photographic merchants 386 George St Sydney
  4. Online Items
  5. Related Documentation

Collection Summary

Title
Papers of Alison Hyles
Date Range
1861-1988
Collection Number
MS 5843
Extent
0.78 metres (1 box + 1 folio)
Language of Materials
English
Repository
National Library of Australia

Introduction

Conditions Governing Access

Please refer to the collection's catalogue record for the access conditions (http://nla.gov.au/nla.cat-vn2216480).

Conditions Governing Use

Copying and publishing of unpublished manuscript material is subject to copyright restrictions. For such material, written permission to publish must be obtained from the copyright holder(s). Copying of unpublished material for research purposes is permissible 50 years after the death of the creator of the material.

Preferred Citation

Items from this collection should be cited as '[Title or description of manuscript item], Papers of Alison Hyles, National Library of Australia, MS 5843, [box number and series and/or file number]'.

Finding Aid Source(s)

Please note: This finding aid may comprise or contain descriptive information provided by donors, researchers and/or volunteers.

Item Descriptions

File. Canberra from Mt Stromlo Show allonly 1

b&w postcard

File. Canberra Mount Ainslie from Acton House Show allonly 1

b&w postcard

File. Site for dam Cotter River Show allonly 1

River scene with men swimming; likely to be 1911-16 or 1921-24

b&w postcard

H&S AJ Shearsby, Photo, Yass

File. Cotter River Canberra Show allonly 1

View of river with men on rustic bridge

b&w postcard

H&S AJ Shearsby, Photo, Yass

File. Canberra Provisional Parliament, 16-March-1925 Show allonly 1

Written on back in handwriting 'Canberra provisional Parliament nearing completion of Brickwork - taken from the South East Corner - taken March 16 1925. Sent by A K Murray Editor the 'Federal Capital Pioneer.'

b&w postcard

File. Parliament House Canberra, 12-Dec-1924 Show allonly 1

b&w postcard

AJS A J Shearsby, Photo, Yass

File. Parliament Building Canberra Show allonly 1

Written on back in handwriting ' Parliament building Canberra Northern View in the foreground (Senate) Front view not so distinct. Taken by Mr. H Taylor Joinery Works - EastLake - Canberra. Sent to Mr J. A Ferguson by A K Murray Editor "Pioneer" Canberra'

b&w postcard

Mr H Taylor, Joinery Works, Eastlake, Canberra

File. Parliament House Canberra 2.4.25, 02-April-1925 Show allonly 1

Written on back in handwriting 'Parliament House Canberra Rear View Mount Aisnlie in the background. Taken by H Taylor Joiners shop - Canberra. To Mr J A Ferguson Sent by A K Murray East Lake 3.4.25'

b&w postcard

Mr H Taylor, Joinery Works, Eastlake, Canberra

File. Parliament House Canberra North west View2.4.25, 02-April-1925 Show allonly 1

Written on back in handwriting 'To Mr J A Ferguson University Chambers Phillip St Sydney From A K Murray Editor "Federal Capital Pioneer" 3.4.25 EastLake Canberra

b&w postcard

File. Royal Military College Duntroon looking South Show allonly 1

b&w postcard

H&S

File. Canberra church [interior] Show allonly 1

[St John's Church, Reid, interior?]

b&w postcard

A J Shearsby, Photo, Yass

File. Lord Denman returning from Guard of Honor - Canberra 12.3.13, 12-March-1913 Show allonly 1

b&w postcard

Howard & Shearsby, Yass, NSW

File. Impounded water Cotter Dam Canberra 28/3/25, 28-March-1925 Show allonly 1

title written in pencil on back. View of quiet water

b&w photograph

printed by Harringtons

File. Cotter Weir, Canberra 28/3/25, 28-March-1925 Show allonly 1

title written in pencil on back. Modern spillway of Cotter Dam before extension 2010-12.

b&w photograph

printed by Harringtons

File. Confluence of Murrumbidgee and Cotter Canberra, 28-March-1925 Show allonly 1

title written in pencil on back

b&w photograph

printed by Harringtons

File. Power House and Bridge over Murrumbidgee Canberra 28/3/25, 28-March-1925 Show allonly 1

title written in pencil on back. View from west ;ooking down the single lane bridge

b&w photograph

printed by Harringtons

File. Cotter River Canberra just below weir Show allonly 1

title written in pencil on back View along where current [2112] barbeque area is.

b&w photograph

printed by Harringtons

File. Napoleon's willows and Ford fording the Molongo, Canberra 28/3/25, 28-March-1925 Show allonly 1

title written in pencil on back Old Ford truck

b&w photograph

printed by Harringtons

File. Canberra looking from Acton 28/3/25, 28-March-1925 Show allonly 1

title written in pencil on back. Melbourne building in far distance.

b&w photograph

printed by Harringtons

File. No 1 Hostel Canberra and constuction train 28/3/25, 28-March-1925 Show allonly 1

title written in pencil on back. Antique steam traction engine pulling 3 old wheeled carts.

b&w photograph

printed by Harringtons

File. St John the Baptist Canberra 29/3/25, 29-March-1925 Show allonly 1

title written in pencil on back. Exterior of church with steeple.

b&w photograph

printed by Harringtons

File. Rectory of St John Baptist Church Canberra 29/3/25, 29-March-1925 Show allonly 1

title written in pencil on back. Exterior

b&w photograph

printed by Harringtons

File. Old Schoolhouse St John the Baptist Church Canberra Show allonly 1

title written in pencil on back. Exterior.

b&w photograph

printed by Harringtons

File. Prophetic ? stone St John the Baptist Churchyard, 29-March-1925 Show allonly 1

title written in pencil on back; Webb family gravestone and obelisk

b&w photograph

printed by Harringtons

File. Prophetic ? stone St John the Baptist Churchyard, 29-March-1925 Show allonly 1

title written in pencil on back; details of Webb family obelisk, light in top of photo

b&w photograph

printed by Harringtons

File. Old Hotel Hall Federal Territory, 31-March-1925 Show allonly 1

title written in pencil on back: ' Old Hotel Hall Federal Territory No licence now was only hotel on Federal Territory taken 31/3/25.'

b&w photograph

printed by Harringtons

File. Old Hotel Hall Fed. Territory, 31-March-1925 Show allonly 1

title written in pencil on back.

b&w photograph

printed by Harringtons

File. Old Hall Hotel, 31-March-1925 Show allonly 1

title written in pencil on back; "Old Hall Hotel F ed. Territory 31/3/25 Hall is on Road Canberra to Yass."

b&w photograph

printed by Harringtons

File. Front View Duntoroon House Canberra, 29-March-1925 Show allonly 1

title written in pencil on back

b&w photograph

printed by Harringtons

File. Back View Duntroon House Canberra, 29-March-1925 Show allonly 1

title written in pencil on back.

b&w photograph

printed by Harringtons

File. Ainslie Pres. Church near Canberra, 31-March-1925 Show allonly 1

title written on back in pencil; probably St Ninian's then Presbyterian Church, now Uniting Church, Lyneham

b&w photograph

printed by Harringtons

File. Ainslie Pres. Church near Canberra 31/3/25, 31-March-1925 Show allonly 1

title written on back in pencil; obably St Ninian's then Presbyterian Church, now Uniting Church, Lyneham

b&w photograph

printed by Harringtons

File. Old St Andrew's Pres. Church Goulburn 1839, 01-April-1925 Show allonly 1

title written in pencil on back.

b&w photograph

printed by Harringtons

File. Memorial to Rev.William Ross now at new St Andrew's Church Goulburn, 01-April-1925 Show allonly 1

title written in pencil on back; elaborate memorial

b&w photograph

printed by Harringtons

File. Memorial to Rev W.Ross Goulburn 1/4/35, 01-April-1925 Show allonly 1

title written in pencil on back; same elaborate memorial as in 40

b&w photograph

printed by Harringtons

File. Pres. Church Queanbeyan, 30-March-1925 Show allonly 1

title written in pencil on back. Exterior view

b&w photograph

printed by Harringtons

File. Lake George Bungendore Show allonly 1

b&w postcard

Will Thomson, publisher

File. Interior, St Andrews Presbyterian Church, Yass Show allonly 1

b&w postcard, Howard & Shearsby, Photo

Will Thomson, publisher

File. Hume Bridge, Yass Show allonly 1

metal Bailey[?] bridge over the river

b&w postcard, Howard & Shearsby, Photographers. No 6

Will Thomson, publisher

File. Prince's Stone, Canberra Show allonly 1

title written in pencil on back. Close up of survey peg and concrete blocks. Foundation stone for the capital laid by the then Prince of Wales on 21 June 1920.

b&w photograph

printed by Harringtons

File. St Clements C of E Yass, 01-April-1925 Show allonly 1

title written in pencil on back; exterior with steeple

b&w photograph

printed by Harringtons

File. Nelson's relative St Clement's Yass Show allonly 1

title written in pencil on back Gravestone of Charles Horatio Nelson Matcham, died near Yass 1844.

b&w photograph

printed by Harringtons

File. Rev Ritchie's grave St Clement's Yass, 01-April-1925 Show allonly 1

title written in pencil on back; 'Rev Ritchie's grave St Clement's Yass 1st Pres. Minister Yass 1/4/25.'

b&w photograph

printed by Harringtons

File. Rev Brigstock's grave St Clement's Church yard, Yass Show allonly 1

title on back in pencil. Above ground tomb.

b&w photograph

printed by Harringtons

File. Original photographic album from Harringtons Ltd, photographic merchants 386 George St Sydney Show allonly 1