Australian Jewish Archives
Australian Jewish Historical Society Inc [NSW] Archives/Library
Australian Jewish Archives


The Australian Jewish Historical Society Inc maintains records in airconditioned rooms inside Mandelbaum House, the Jewish residential college at the University of Sydney. These records cover all states of Australia. Notable records include the Birth, Death and Marriage registers of the Great Synagogue Sydney 1826 to 1980, annual reports of synagogues from 1841, and certain records dating from 1788.
  Location
          Mandelbaum House
          385 Abercrombie St.
          Darlington NSW
          Australia 2008
  Honorary Archivist and Librarian
          Helen Bersten OAM BA DipLib
  Phone or Fax enquiries
          (02) 9518 7596 International: +61 2 9518 7596
  Email
          AJHS@ozemail.com.au
  Opening Hours and Access
          Open Tues and Thurs 10:30am-4:30pm by appointment; closed public and Jewish holidays
  Search Fees
          Free for (unaided) personal searches, otherwise fees of $30+ apply.
  Other facilities
          B&W photocopying up to A3 as well as prints from microfilms available for a fee.
          Back copies of the journal, as well as special publications of the AJHS available for purchase.
  Library Use
          This is strictly a reference library. Reading facilities available. No borrowing permitted.
  Special Details
          The staff are all volunteers. Booking attendance in advance is necessary.
          The library is airconditioned, situated on a quiet street off Broadway,
          about 2km from Sydney Central Railway Station.
  Archive and Library Contents
          On this site is a book-list for the library, and lists of the contents of our archives.
          Click on the tag to the left, "Contents & Holdings", or on the blue button below.
         
Click on the button to view the contents-lists for this Archives/Library