Collection UA23 - Tasmania University Union Collection

Index to UA23 1949 Orientation Handbook 1947 Orientation Handbook Students Representative Council photograph Tasmania University Rugby Club

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Tasmania University Union Collection


  • 1930-1998 (Creation)

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Collection consists of student publications , yearbooks, photographs and other miscellaneous material

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(1899 -)

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The Tasmania University Union (TUU) was created in 1899, only 9 years after the establishment of the University of Tasmania, making it one of the oldest student bodies in Australia. There has been a Student Representative Council since 1929, and the union has resided in its present location since 1959. for more information see :

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Transferred to University Library Special & Rare Collections: 1996

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The collection consists of student publications, university publications, posters & cartoons, commemoration programs and photographs collected by the Tasmania University Union (TUU).

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This material is made available for personal research and study purposes under the University of Tasmania Standard Copyright Licence. For any further use permission should be obtained from the copyright owners. For assistance please contact

When reusing this material, please cite the reference number and provide the following acknowledgement:
“Courtesy of the UTAS Library Special & Rare Collections”

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HE Sept 2018




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