Roxburgh, Rachel (1915-1991)

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http://nla.gov.au/anbd.aut-an35465961
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Rachel Roxburgh was born in Sydney, New South Wales in 1915. She attended East Sydney Technical College and Adelaide Perry School. Afterwards she spent ten years in England and Europe, where she continued her studies at London Central and Hammersmith Art Schools. After her return to Australia she taught arts and crafts. Roxburgh wrote a number of books on architecture and early Australian families. Her published works include (1969), (1972), (1974), (1978), (1981), (1989) and (filmstrip, 1962). She also published a number of articles on old buildings, for example those published in the Journal of Royal Australian Historical Society (New South Wales). Roxburgh died on 13 April 1991 in Castle Hill, New South Wales and is survived by her brother, Mr J. Roxburgh.

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Australian Women's Register

  1. Roxburgh, Rachel
    Published: National Foundation for Australian Women
    Series: IspartOf The Australian Women's Register
  2. http://nla.gov.au/nla.ms-ms8368
    National Library of Australia
    Published: National Library of Australia
    Series: IspartOf Finding Aids ManuscriptsNational Library of Australia
  3. Papers of Rachel Roxburgh, 1794-1896
    [2.6 m, 18 boxes + 1 folio package : 1794 - 1896]
    Series: National Library of Australia Manuscript Collection
    Research notes, card indexes, photographs, slides, newscuttings, correspondence and other papers, ca. 1960-1986, accumulated by Roxburgh in the process of researching and writing the history of various colonial buildings in New South Wales, in particular Throsby Park near Moss Vale. This collection also includes a number of original documents, 1794 onwards, relating to the history of particular buildings. These documents include deeds, ledgers, licences, architectural drawing, letters and diaries.
    MS 8368

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  1. Papers of Rachel Roxburgh
    Roxburgh, Rachel, 1915-1991
    [ Unpublished : 1927-1990 ]
    At Art Gallery NSW Lib
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 33.107)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 33.107)

  2. Papers of Rachel Roxburgh
    Roxburgh, Rachel, 1915-1991
    [ Unpublished : 1794-1986 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 26.244)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 26.244)

  3. [Collection of measured drawings and transparencies to illustrate early colonial houses of New South Wales] [Rachel Roxburgh]
    Roxburgh, Rachel, 1915-1991
    [ Photograph : 1966-1974 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 19.623)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 19.623)

  4. Early colonial houses of New South Wales / [by] Rachel Roxburgh ; Photography: Douglass Baglin
    Roxburgh, Rachel, 1915-1991
    [ Book : 1974-1980 ]
    At 77 libraries
    Early colonial houses of New South Wales / [by] Rachel Roxburgh ; Photography: Douglass Baglin
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 18.324)

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  5. Colonial farm buildings of New South Wales / [by] Rachel Roxburgh ; [photography by] Douglass Baglin
    Roxburgh, Rachel, 1915-1991
    [ Book : 1977-1978 ]
    At 52 libraries
    Colonial farm buildings of New South Wales / [by] Rachel Roxburgh ; [photography by] Douglass Baglin
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 18.241)

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  6. Berrima Court House / Rachel Roxburgh
    Roxburgh, Rachel, 1915-1991
    [ Book : 1981 ]
    At 10 libraries
    Berrima Court House / Rachel Roxburgh
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 15.383)

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  7. Throsby Park : an account of the Throsby family in Australia 1802-1940 / Rachel Roxburgh ; photographs by Douglass Baglin ; with a preface by Manning Clark
    Roxburgh, Rachel, 1915-1991
    [ Book : 1989 ]
    At 14 libraries
    Throsby Park : an account of the Throsby family in Australia 1802-1940 / Rachel Roxburgh ; photographs by Douglass Baglin ; with a preface by Manning Clark
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  8. Thomas Potter Macqueen of Segenhoe, New South Wales / Rachel Roxburgh
    Roxburgh, Rachel, 1915-1991
    [ Book : 1972 ]
    At Newcastle Region Lib
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 6.626)

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  9. Historic Buildings of the Illawarra
    Roxburgh, Rachel, 1915-1991
    [ Book : 1974 ]
    At UOW Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 5.817)

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  10. The Early Australian scene : illustrated by examples of early buildings in New South Wales / compiled by Rachel Roxburgh & Joanna Richards
    Richards, Joanna Armour
    [ Book : 1970 ]
    At 2 libraries
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  1. Papers of Rachel Roxburgh
    Roxburgh, Rachel, 1915-1991
    [ Unpublished : 1927-1990 ]
    At Art Gallery NSW Lib
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 33.04)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 33.04)

  2. Papers of Rachel Roxburgh
    Roxburgh, Rachel, 1915-1991
    [ Unpublished : 1794-1986 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 26.068)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 26.068)

  3. [Collection of measured drawings and transparencies to illustrate early colonial houses of New South Wales] [Rachel Roxburgh]
    Roxburgh, Rachel, 1915-1991
    [ Photograph : 1966-1974 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 19.533)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 19.533)

  4. [Rachel Roxburgh : Australian Art and Artists file]
    [ Published ]
    At State Library VIC
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 14.265)

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  5. Records
    Canberra Art Club
    [ Unpublished : 1961-1975 ]
    At National Library
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 4.715)

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  2. Lindesay, Darling Point : a National Trust property / by Rachel Roxburgh
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  2. CITY TATTERSALL'S RACES CHATHAM'S BRILLIANCE. CUP TO ROXBURGH. SYDNEY, March 4.
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    ... CHATHAM'S EASY WIN I ROGILLA'S GREAT FINISHING EFFORT ? TATTERSALL'S CUP TO ROXBURGH I SYDNEY ... , won the two pre-ceding races Roxburgh, who is a candidate for the Sydney Cup and King's Cup, won the ... 1167 words
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