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Corporate entry Science Museum of Victoria (1971 - 1983)

From
1971
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
To
1983
Functions
Collection management, History of Australian Engineering, History of Australian Science and History of Australian Technology
Location
Melbourne, Victoria

Summary

The Science Museum of Victoria was established in 1971, taking the place of the former Institute of Applied Science. In 1983 the Science Museum was amalgamated with the National Museum of Victoria, creating the Museum of Victoria.

Timeline

 1971 - 1983 Science Museum of Victoria
       1983 - 1998 Museum of Victoria
             1998 - Museum Victoria

Published resources

Books

  • Rasmussen, Carolyn et al., A History of Museum Victoria and its predecessor institutions, 1854-2000, Scribe Publications, Carlton North, Victoria, 2001, 420 pp. Details

Online Resources

See also

  • Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering, Technology in Australia 1788-1988, Online edn, Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre, Melbourne, 3 May 2000, http://www.austehc.unimelb.edu.au/tia/index_s.html. Details
  • Quilty, Patrick G. and Lugg, Desmond J., 'Phillip Garth Law 1912-2010', Historical Records of Australian Science, vol. 24, 2013, pp. 134-59. Details

Ailie Smith