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Sydney Branch: AGM and talk: Cartographica – Sydney on the Map

14 August 2019 @ 6:00 pm AEST

Business will include approval of the Minutes of the 2018 AGM, the Chairs’ Report on the Branch’s activities, presentation of the audited Statements of Accounts, and election of Committee Members. The AGM will be preceded by light refreshments between 6-7 pm and followed by a talk by Margaret Betteridge at 7 pm.

Margaret’s talk will explore some of the intriguing interpretations of the representation of the landscape of our city which feature in the exhibition Cartographica: Sydney on the Map. Using reproductions of maps in public collections, she has traced some of the many and varied ways that people have documented the impacts of change as Sydney has grown.

Cartographica: Sydney on the Map was a joint winner in the 2019 National Trust’s Heritage Award in the exhibition, events and tours category. The exhibition is on at Customs House over three levels and runs until 1 September 2019..

Cost: AGHS Members $20, Non-members $30, Students $5 includes light refreshments. Bookings essential

Venue: Annie Wyatt Room, National Trust Centre, Observatory Hill

Online Bookings: at TryBooking.

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Date:
14 August 2019
Time:
6:00 pm AEST
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