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House Histories – Seminar
May 18 - May 18 | 8:30am - 2:00pm| $20 – $25
Brisbane History Group’s May 2019 Seminar
8.45 am Registration and book sales
9.15 am Welcome, introduction, and overview of Brisbane’s house history
9.30 am Caylie Jeffries – Under the Lino
10 am Marianne Taylor, the House Detective – “Skeletons in the Closet”: scandalous and unexpected stories discovered whilst researching Brisbane homes
10.30 am Carmel Black, Brisbane City Council City Architecture and Heritage Team – Anzac Cottages
11 am Helen Bennett – Modernity in suburbia: Brisbane houses in the 1920s and 1930s
11.30 am Stephanie Ryan, John Oxley Library – The Corley Explorer and resources at the State Library for house history research
12 pm Book launch, Commerce, Construction and Controversy
Lunch and Homes: A Suburban Obsession exhibition
1pm Department of Environment and Science Heritage Branch – Queensland heritage
1.30 pm Annabel Lloyd, Brisbane City Council Archives – Researching houses
2 pm Questions, assistance and close
The Brisbane History Group’s latest publication Brisbane: Commerce, construction and controversy 1840s-2018 (BHG Papers No. 28) , will also be released at this seminar at the special price of $20.
$20 members; $25 non-members. Light lunch provided. Bookings essential for catering purposes.
RSVP by 10 May 2019 to BHG4000@brisbanehistorygroup.org.au Inquiries ph. 0423 761 278