Hunter Living Histories Showcase
Monday 7 November 2022 (1.00pm-2.30pm)
This event was a hybrid showcase in person in Room L326, Auchmuty Library, at the University of Newcastle’s Callaghan Campus or online through this ZOOM.
Guests : Military history educational material of the Hunter Region (Yvonne Fletcher & John Gillam) (10mins+5min questions) – WATCH HERE See PowerPoint presentation HERE .
Discussion: Hunter Valley Museum of Rural Life. with Dr Amir Mogadam and Lesley Gent – WATCH HERE
- Latest Updates from Hunter Regional Groups
- Hunter Rainbow History’s Group inaugural history walk (John Witte) WATCH HERE
- Newcastle Family History Society (Dr Jude Conway) WATCH HERE
- Hunter National Trust (Ross Edmonds & Amanda Hinds) WATCH HERE
- Researchers and students
- Emily Connell – WATCH HERE – Golden Age Newcastle
- Isobel Whittle – WATCH HERE – Robin Gordon ‘The Accidental Nurse’
- University Library Special Collections
- CRAFTED Exhibition: Books of the Arts and Crafts Movement. On until February 2023, Level 2 of Auchmuty Library, Callaghan Campus
- The Maitland Films 1926-1956
- Open Access Week: The Belfield Climate Archive
- The Stewarts and Lloyds (Australia) Films Donated in 2015 by Len Grant former projectionist.
- 1704 Magical Manuscript with Professor Marguerite Johnson and Gionni Di Gravio, OAM – https://uoncapture.ap.panopto.com/Panopto/Pages/Viewer.aspx?id=0aa6c9a6-b643-47c3-98f6-ae61000c7f82
- The Skyline Drive in Films. Donated in 2015 by Len Grant former projectionist.
Guest : The Convicts Who Built Dalwood House 1828-1836 (Don Seton Wilkinson) (10mins+5min questions) (Presentation cancelled)
NEWS & UPDATES
- Update on Ravensworth Homestead presentation by Georgina Woods at the Hunter Living Histories Showcase March 2022
- Death of Hunter playwright John O’Donoghue
See John O’Donoghue’s interview on Ron Hurst’s The Valleys People, 1981. (Digitised by the GLAMx AV Digitisation Team Volunteers and UON WIL students)
John O’Donoghue in Living Histories
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End : (2.30 pm)
Next Showcase – 5 December, 2022