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An image of the restored photo

University Collections restores photo of Sir Thomas Elder

In June 2018, University Collections installed the framed photographic portrait of Sir Thomas Elder GCMG (1818-1897) in Elder Hall. The print and its large, gelatine hand-embellished silver frame have spent the last 18 months at ArtLab undergoing conservation treatment. The restoration work is now complete, and the print, together with its gilt frame, is now on permanent display […]

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Connections Week Outreach

Ending street homelessness in the inner city

Adelaide could be the first city in Australia to end street homelessness with the Don Dunstan Foundation, the Hutt Street Centre and more than 30 other organisations joining forces on a number of initiatives to tackle the issue. The Foundation is hosting the upcoming fifth Homelessness Conference which will profile emerging local, national and global […]

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Alumni in Focus: Geoff Harcourt

This month’s Alumni in Focus is Professor Emeritus Geoff Harcourt, AC Reader in the History of Economic Theory, Emeritus, University of Cambridge, Emeritus Fellow, Jesus College, Cambridge and Professor Emeritus, University of Adelaide. Professor Harcourt has a long association with the University’s economics department: first as a student and then as a teacher. He was […]

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