Museum and Art Collectionspaintings, engravings, archaeology, objects of local significance
our objects and ephemera represent some great changes in Parramatta from an early Colonial town, through two World Wars, the development of industry, and the following waves of migration that make up today’s culturally diverse community.
prints, canvases, aboriginal art, colonial portraits
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Mr. Arthur J. Brown, a local identity and businessman, as well as the owner of AJ Brown Tiles, founded the Parramatta Musical Comedy Company with his wife Renee in 1950. Mr John Freeney, recalls how the company was a family affair for the Browns, with sisters Betty,...
Housed in the foyer of the old Parramatta Council Chambers building is an artwork significant for its relevance to Parramatta's history. It was commissioned by Council to commemorate the opening of the new Council Chambers building in 1958 and the artist, Tom...
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