Community Heritage Grants Recipients 1997

Total Grants Awarded: $70,987

Australian Capital Territory

St Mark's National Theological Centre Collection storage boxes and acid-free expansion folders $3120

New South Wales

Barnardos Australia Preservation of Barnardos Australia's archive $2500
Cooperative for Aborigines Ltd (Tranby) Preservation survey and the development of a preservation management plan for documentary collection of the Cooperative $1500
Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle Preservation survey and the development of a preservation management plan for the archive records of the Diocese $1500
National Trust of Australia (NSW) Storage of photographic prints of National Trust properties in NSW $1900
Newcastle Region Library Digitisation of the Newcastle Region Library's various collections. $3500
Northcott Society Preservation of the archival collection of the Northcott Society $4995
The Spastic Centre of New South Wales Preservation of the Founders' Collection of The Spastic Centre of New South Wales Archives $2500

Northern Territory

nil awarded    

Queensland

Brennan & Geraghty's Store Museum Digitisation of part of the Museum's document collection and updating computer index $5000
School of History and Politics at James Cook University of North Queensland Rehousing of photographs and negatives of the North Queensland Collection to special archival holders $4907
Maritime Museum of Townsville Preservation survey and the development of a preservation management plan for the photographic collection of the Museum $1500

South Australia

Kumarangk Coalition/Friends of Goolwa and Kumarangk Inc. Preservation of the Hindmarsh Island Bridge collection $2500
Ernabella Arts Inc. Upgrading storage facilities for the Ernabella Arts archival collection. $2950

Tasmania

Furneaux Historical Research Association Inc. - Flinders Island Preservation of the Association's collection $3800

Victoria

Footscray Historical Society / City of Maribyrnong Library Digitisation of the Society 's historical photograph collection $2200
Melbourne Hebrew Congregation Preservation of the Congregation's Archives $3500
Royal Historical Society of Victoria Preventive conservation Society's image collection $4800
Royal District Nursing Service Preservation of the Service's photographic collection $3173
Salvation Army Heritage Centre Preservation of the Centre's collection $4942
VSDC - Services for Deaf Children Microfilming of the VSDC's minute books (1860-present) $5000

Western Australia

Ngarinyin Aboriginal Corporation Digitisation of the Ngarinyin Community heritage photographic collection $2000
Royal Western Australian Historical Society Reformatting by photography of the Society's pictorial collection $3200