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15-January-2015
15-January-2015

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Plaques commemorate the commencement of the second building of the library in 1984 and the completion of the new building in 1988. The commencement plaque was unveiled on the 24th September 1984 and the completion plaque was unveiled on the 1st December 1988. 

Location

Address:Macquarie Street & Shakspeare Place, Macquarie Wing, State Library of New South Wales, Sydney, 2000
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.866997
Long: 151.212703
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Government
Sub-Theme:State

Dedication

Front Inscription

Plaque : 

TO MARK THE COMMENCEMENT IN 1984 
OF THE SECOND BUILDING FOR  
THE STATE LIBRARY OF NEW SOUTH WALES 
THIS TABLET WAS UNVEILED BY 
MRS JILL HICKSON WRAN  
ON 24th SEPTEMBER 1984

R. Hall President, Library Council of New South Wales 
R.F. Doust   State Librarian 
The Honourable L.J. Brereton M.P.   Minister for Public Works and Ports 
J.W. Thomson  Government Architect 


Plaque : 

TO MARK THE COMPLETION OF
THE STATE LIBRARY NEW BUILDING AND  
REFURBISHING PROJECT THIS TABLET 
WAS UNVEILED BY  
THE HON. PETER COLLINS, M.P. 
MINISTER FOR THE ARTS 
1 DECEMBER 1988

A.M.Herzberg  President, Library Council of New South Wales
Alison Crook    State Librarian 
The Hon. W.T.J. Murray M.P.  Deputy Premier, Minister for State Development  and Minister for Public Works 
L.D.Kelly Government Architect

 

Source: MA
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