PROJECTS & COMMISSIONS

The following projects were presented in the following format:

Publications (Journals)

Over 28 years we have undertaken commissions and projects across across the gamut of history and heritage practise. These relate to a variety of historical themes, heritage issues and for a variety of purposes in a variety of formats. Please click on one of the thematic, regional or outcome subheadings to see the projects that we have undertaken. We like to be challenged, we like new ideas and to address methodological issues to produce results that are effective, meaningful and reach the intended audience with ease.

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1992

Sue Rosen, ‘Not Bringing Home The Bacon: The Death of Homebush Abattoir’, All Our Labours, UNSW Press, 1992.



Author: Sue Rosen

This examination of Homebush Abattoir in the 1960s and 1970s has attempted via the interpretation of oral and written evidence to illuminate those aspects of its history that played the most significant part in the closure of the facility. The first section is devoted to a theoretical discussion; the second to an examination of oral evidence pertaining to Homebush Abattoir in the 1960s and 1970s, particularly regarding labour relations...

1992

Rosen, Sue., ‘Luna Park: Fantasy, Fear and Public Fiction’, Public History Review, Vol.1, Professional Historians Association, Sydney, 1992, pp. 50-62.



Author: Sue Rosen

The uncertain future of Luna Park and questions, since the 1970's, regarding the bona fides of its proprietors have primed the extensive media coverage given to proposals affecting the future of Luna Park. This coverage reflects the cultural status of Luna Park as well as the keen interest of the general public. Though famed for fun, the historical significance of this symbol of popular culture is more complex than...