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Town planning and infrastructure

Title

Town planning and infrastructure

Description

The town planning collection contains a selection of publications relating to the early development of town planning in Australia.  Included are a series of lectures and papers from the first and second Australian Town Planning conferences. The exhibition The Birth of Town Planning in Australia provides a detailed examination of the subject.

Subject

Architecture, design and town planning

Items in the Town planning and infrastructure collection

An introduction to the study of town planning in Australia
Original held in Deakin University Library Special Collection - Special Collection Rare Books. Contact Deakin University Library for access to high quality images.

Town planning : reprint of papers relating to metropolitan Melbourne
Contributed by Victorian members of the first Australian Town Planning Conference, held in Adelaide, in October, 1917 ; including notes on town planning organization and control. Original held in Deakin University Library Special Collection - Special…

Volume of proceedings of the Second Australian Town Planning Conference and Exhibition : (under the official recognition of the Queensland government), Brisbane (Queensland), 30th July to 6th August, 1918
The conference was held in the Examination Hall, George St., Brisbane 30th July to 6th August, 1918; the exhibition took place in the Exhibition Concert Hall, Bowen Park, and in the adjoining annexe and grounds of the National Agricultural and…

Geelong Harbor Trust Commissioners architectural drawings: Corio Quay
Contents: Corio Quay freezing works : elevations of boiling down works ; levels shewn above low water at ordinary spring tide. Summary: Architectural drawings depicting the meatworks and associated freezer works to be built on the Corio Quay. The…

Geelong Harbor Trust Commissioners maps: Sparrovale
Contents: Sparrovale Homesteam subdivision (A colour map showing the Sparrovale subdivision in detail with the buildings, paddocks use including the number of cows to be assigned to them and where gates are located (1 inch = 1 chain)) Plan…

Plan of portion of southern foreshore: soundings reduced to low water, ordinary spring tides
A map showing part of the foreshore of Geelong, including where jetties are and the depth of water in fathoms near to the shore. Scale 2 chains: 1 inch

Geelong Harbor Trust Commissioners: Moorabool Pier buildings
A sheet showing 2 elevations of the Moorabool Pier, the West elevation and North Elevation, overlooking the harbor.Scale 8 feet : 1 inch

Power and heat : Victoria's national scheme of electricity & briquette production
Original held in Deakin University Library Special Collection - Pamphlet Collection.Contact Deakin University Library for access to high quality images.

Some notes on the state of the Melbourne water supply
Reprinted from Journal and Proceedings of the Royal Society of N.S. Wales, vol. xlii. Read before the Engineering section of the Royal Society of N.S. Wales, July 15, 1908. Original held in Deakin University Library Special Collection - Pamphlet…

The subsidence of a rockfill dam and the remedial measures employed at Eildon Reservoir, Australia
Excerpts from the Journal of the Institution of Civil Engineers, 1937-1938. Original held in Deakin University Library Special Collection - Alfred Deakin Collection. Contact Deakin University Library for access to high quality images.

The Goulburn Irrigation System : use of Eildon and Cairn Curran Water
Address to the Irrigation District Advisory Boards' Conference, Marysville, 23rd June, 1955. Original held in Deakin University Library Special Collection - Alfred Deakin Collection. Contact Deakin University Library for access to high quality…

The future of water supply in Victoria : objectives and problems of the State Rivers and Water Supply Commission
Original held in Deakin University Library Special Collection - Alfred Deakin Collection. Contact Deakin University Library for access to high quality images.

Victoria place-names and their origin
Original held in Deakin University Library Special Collection - Special Collection Rare Books. Contact Deakin University Library for access to high quality images.

Telephone facilities in country districts
"C.12766/50"Original held in Deakin University Library Special Collection - Special Collection Rare Books. Contact Deakin University Library for access to high quality images.

Conference of Northern Irrigation Districts Advisory Boards, Bendigo 1st and 2nd August, 1945
Original held in Deakin University Library Special Collection - Special Collection Rare Books. Contact Deakin University Library for access to high quality images.

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