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Records of the Kosciuszko Huts Association, 1970-2009 [manuscript]
Bib ID 1179535
Format ManuscriptManuscript
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Kosciuszko Huts Association
 
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Access Conditions Available for research. Not for loan. 
Description [1970-2009] 
1.38 m. (9 boxes) + 1 packet. 
Summary

MS 8257 comprises the constitution, by-laws, accounts, minutes, correspondence, publications, press cuttings and photographs. Some correspondence received from the Youth Hostels Association in 1944. Also included are copies of papers relating to Gudgenby Station, 1879-1926. Summaries of oral history interviews conducted in association with the National Library of Australia (9 boxes).

The Acc09.197 instalment comprises transcripts of oral history interviews with Noreen (Neen) Pendergast, Bert Russell, Len McInnes, Ena Harris and Vera Campbell, conducted and transcribed by Deirdre Shaw, and the transcript of a talk by George Rayner at Kelly's Mill on the Snowy Mountains Highway, introduced by Graeme Scully (1 packet).

Biography/History

The Kosciuszko Huts Association, formed in 1971, is an Australia-wide organisation which restores and maintains huts in the Kosciuszko and Namadgi National Parks for use by bushwalkers and skiers. The Association also undertakes research into the historic significance of the Parks' huts.

Notes

Manuscript reference no.: MS 8257, MS Acc09.197.

Associated materials: Records of the Kosciuszko Huts Association, 1926-1977, MS 7335.

Related Material Other material relating to the Kosciuszko Hut Association; Located at; National Library of Australia Oral History collection ORAL TRC 2572. 
Index/Finding Aid Note Finding aid (12 p.) available in the Special Collections Reading Room. 
Subjects Kosciuszko Huts Association -- Archives.  |  Mountain shelters -- New South Wales -- Kosciuszko National Park.  |  Skis and skiing -- New South Wales -- Kosciuszko National Park.  |  Hiking -- New South Wales -- Kosciuszko National Park.  |  Gudgenby (A.C.T.)  |  Kosciuszko National Park (N.S.W.)
Time Coverage 1970-2009 
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