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The Married Women (Lecturers and Teachers) Act of 1932 restricted employment of married women in the Department of Public Instruction. We hold 693 declarations for exemption by married women teachers for the years 1932–35
Our latest Caroline Simpson Library display celebrates the centenary of The Astor, Australia’s first company title apartment block
Visits from teachers who first visited our sites as children themselves have become increasingly common, revealing the lifelong impact of place-based learning
A great opportunity to share ideas and insights to support cultural and heritage tourism
We acknowledge the incredible work local communities are doing to reclaim and revitalise Indigenous languages across NSW
Work has begun on documenting this valuable collection to ensure each design is preserved against the effects of time for future generations to enjoy