The Caroline Simpson Library & Research Collection supports Sydney Living Museums’ work of interpreting and managing places of cultural significance in NSW and provides a specialist research resource for scholars, heritage and conservation practitioners, museum professionals, designers and tertiary students.
The strength of the collection lies in its wide range of formats, including architectural pattern books, architectural fragments, wall and floor coverings, manufacturers’ trade catalogues and sample books, garden ornament, fittings (including curtain and blind hardware, door and window furniture), soft furnishings and trimmings, personal papers and manuscripts, pictures, photographs, books, periodicals and oral histories.
WHEN: Thursday 7 June 2018
TIME: 3pm-5pm (arrive at 2.45pm)
MEET: Mint Building Macquarie Street Sydney
Gather on the front verandah at the left hand door entrance
NOTE: There are 25 spaces available but a waitlist will be created