Collection UT517 - University Centenary Committee: video recordings

Centenary of the University of Tasmania: Current Activities at the University

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University Centenary Committee: video recordings


  • 1983 (Creation)

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various audio visual media

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Founded in 1890, the University of Tasmania has a rich and proud history which was celebrated in 2015, as part of our 125th anniversary. We're the fourth oldest university in Australia and this vintage earns us the prestigious title of a sandstone university; one of the nation's oldest tertiary institutions. For more information see;

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Deposited in University Archives by the Centenary Committee via David Davies (Physics) 12 Dec. 1983.
Additional items received from Eve Pettitt 5 Oct 1984

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Video recordings of interviews with former staff etc. made by or for the Centenary Committee. Also a copy of unedited material relating to the University shot by the A.B.C. and purchased by the Committee. Recordings were made either on U-matic video cassettes or on 1 inch video tape on reels

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This material is made available for personal research and study purposes under the University of Tasmania Standard Copyright Licence. For any further use permission should be obtained from the copyright owners. For assistance please contact

When reusing this material, please cite the reference number and provide the following acknowledgement:
“Courtesy of the UTAS Library Special & Rare Collections”

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