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Main Title: Significant sites : history and public works in New South Wales / edited by Lenore Coltheart.
Author: Coltheart, Lenore.
New South Wales. Public Works Department. History Project
Imprint: Sydney : Hale & Iremonger, c1989.
Collation: 192 p. : ill., plans, ports., hbk, ; 28 cm.
Summary: Includes index.
Subject: New South Wales
Historic buildings and structures
Historic sites
Government buildings
ISBN: 0868063649 :
Includes index. Contents include: Public building and town planning: the first 100 years. Designing a colonial gaol. Sydney changes scale: the impact of James Barnet's Australian Museum building on the town of Sydney. The Garden Palace and Sydney's International Exhibition. Out of mind, out of sight: public works and psychiatry in New South Wales, 1810-1911. 'The house on the hill': the NSW Conservatorium and 'first class music'. Mythology and the Sydney Harbour Bridge. The landscape of public works. Balmain Court House. Glebe Island Abattoirs. Rozelle Hospital.
Bibliography: p. 185-187.
On title page: Public Works Department, N.S.W. History Project.
Result Collection Location Shelf No Status Notes
Non-Fiction Main Library 994.4 SIG Available