CAMDEN MUSEUM  Archives and Library

Museum Archives
The Camden Museum maintains archives made up of newspaper clippings, letters, file notes, reminiscences, memorabilia, photographs, maps, oral histories and ephemera. These records are mostly held in files that are listed alphabetically. The contents of these files are uncatalogued.
Click here to consult the list of file headings and key words for the files.

Museum Library
The Camden Museum has a small Reference Library of books that are relevant to the local area.
Visitors are welcome to use the Library but may not borrow from it.
Click here to consult the Museum Research Library Catalogue.

Camden Bibliography, A Biography of a Country Town
This comprehensive list of sources for researching Camden's local history is only a beginning.
would appreciate being made aware of any significant omissions so they can be included on any revision of this list.
Click here for a .pdf version of Camden Bibliography.

The society also holds some personal records of individuals, minutes of local organizations and other manuscripts.
Visitors are welcome to consult the archives during museum opening hours.

The Camden Museum has a small photocopier available for visitors to the archives. Charges apply.

The Camden Historical Society has very limited resources to undertake research, however visitors are welcome to conduct research using the museum archives.

Camden Area Family History Society
The society has holdings of local and Sydney newspapers, family records, shipping records, BDM and other records.
Researchers need to consult the society for details. Charges may apply.
Click here for the Camden Area Family History Society.

Camden Library
The Camden Library also has some holdings that are relevant to the local area.
Click here for Camden Library Catalogue.