Monthly Archives: September 2011

5UV, mid-Seventies: photo update and 1978 Licence Application

A recent post contained a request for information on the identities of a group photograph of 5UV staff  taken in the mid-1970s. John Pryzibilla, who is pictured with the group (in polo neck, next to Keith Conon), generously responded with the following excellent overview. John wrote:
“Pleased to help out. There are some people whose names […]

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A ‘new’ University of Adelaide history

Shortly after the launch of the University of Adelaide’s new history book, The Spirit of Knowledge, another University history was discovered among un-processed records in the Archives.

The document was written in 1893 by Registrar Charles Hodge and summarises the first 20 years of the University’s operation. The Registrar’s Letter Book records that it was forwarded […]

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