Guide to the Records of the Royal Australian Chemical Institute


MS 4678

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Collection Summary

Royal Australian Chemical Institute
Records of the Royal Australian Chemical Institute
Date Range
Collection Number
MS 4678
0.9 metres (5 archive boxes)
Language of Materials
National Library of Australia


Conditions Governing Access

Please refer to the collection's catalogue record ( for the access conditions.

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Copying and publishing of unpublished manuscript material is subject to copyright restrictions.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 Copying of unpublished material for research purposes is permissible 50 years after the death of the creator of the material.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], Records of the Royal Australian Chemical Institute, National Library of Australia, MS 4678, [box number and series and/or folder number]'.

Item Descriptions

Correspondence relating to visiting lecturers (File 1-3) - Box 1

Correspondence relating to prizes awarded by the Institute (File 4) - Box 1

Correspondence relating to socials held by the Institute (File 5) - Box 1

General correspondence (File 6-9) - Box 1

General correspondence (File 10-11) - Box 2

Minutes of the Annual General Meeting, memoranda, action sheets, financial statements (File 12-18) - Box 2

Canberra section - Correspondence (File 19-21) - Box 3

Canberra section - Notices of meetings, financial statements, annual reports (File 22-25) - Box 3

Red account book containing Minutes of the Canberra section (File) - Box 3

N.S.W. branch - Correspondence (File 26-27) - Box 3

N.S.W. branch - Minutes, etc (File 28-30) - Box 4

N.S.W. branch - List of members, 1965 (File 31) - Box 4

Pamphlets (File 32) - Box 4

Various items, as follows.

- R.A.C.I. N.S.W. Branch Golden Jubilee, 1967.

- R.A.C.I. N.S.W. Branch March programme, 1969

- R.A.C.I. "Are you a student member?"

- A.N.U. Visitor's Guide.

- R.A.C.I. Conditions governing the election of fellows and the admission of Associates, Juniors, and Students, 1957.

- R.A.C.I. By-Laws. 1957 and 1967.

Accounts from John David (File 33) - Box 4

Application forms for admission as student (File 34) - Box 4

Application forms for concessional subscription rate, for subscriber application, and for transfer (File 35) - Box 4

Paper - Membership of Divisions. Privileges and Prospects (File 35) - Box 4

Application forms for admission as an Associate (File 36) - Box 4

Notes for the guidance of applicants for Associate membership (File 36) - Box 4

S.A.C. Assessment sheet for Associateship Application for election as a Fellow (File 37) - Box 5

Cards (File 38) - Box 5

Various items, as follows.

- members who have left Canberra or resigned.

- A.N.U. members. School of Medical Research.

- A.N.U. members. Chemistry Department.

- C.S.I.R.O. members.

- A.N.U. members. Research School of Chemistry.

- A.N.U. members. Miscellaneous.

- members with private addresses.