HistoryAtWork
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HistoryAtWork advocates for history and heritage to be meaningful in people’s lives. We work with communities, places and collections to tell stories that matter.

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Communities

Knowing your community’s history, and your place within it, gives you a sense of belonging and enables you to connect its significance to your own life.

We relish the challenge of researching and presenting the history of your neighbourhood, institution, profession, organisation, school, family, or just yourself.

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Places

As with communities, understanding a place’s social and developmental history can help us appreciate its relationship to our lives and to the world around us. 

We are experts in extracting history from primary and secondary records and applying honest, engaging interpretation to your favourite house, building, precinct, region or landscape.

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Collections

Exploring the breadth and depth of your collections with an experienced eye reveals their  potential for custodians and the broader community alike.

We assist and guide you to apply sound principles and methodologies to collection management, significance assessments, conservation and interpretation.