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Pettit & Sevitt archive re project home construction

Made by Pettit and Sevitt Constructions Pty Ltd in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1961-1985.
Archive, project home construction, Pettit & Sevitt/ Ron Sevitt, Australia, 1961-1985

Records of Pettit and Sevitt, project home builders, 1961-85, including photographs of Pettit & Sevitt homes, 1960s-70s, largely taken by Max Dupain; public relations files, 1964-74; scrapbooks, 1969-74, 1981; publications which contain references to Pettit & Sevitt houses, 1968-72; and a copy of the Age - Housing Industry Association Homes of the Year Award, 1973.

Accompanying the records are some personal papers of Ron Sevitt, 1965-87, including papers re his involvement with the Berrima Village Trust, 1965, Gordon Buildings Materials Pty Ltd, 1971-75; the Aboriginal Housing Panel, 1974-75; and Kooralbyn Valley, 1980-85.

Summary

Object No.

94/119/1

Object Statement

Archive, project home construction, Pettit & Sevitt/ Ron Sevitt, Australia, 1961-1985

Physical Description

Archive, project home construction, Pettit & Sevitt/ Ron Sevitt, Australia, 1961-1985

Records of Pettit and Sevitt, project home builders, 1961-85, including photographs of Pettit & Sevitt homes, 1960s-70s, largely taken by Max Dupain; public relations files, 1964-74; scrapbooks, 1969-74, 1981; publications which contain references to Pettit & Sevitt houses, 1968-72; and a copy of the Age - Housing Industry Association Homes of the Year Award, 1973.

Accompanying the records are some personal papers of Ron Sevitt, 1965-87, including papers re his involvement with the Berrima Village Trust, 1965, Gordon Buildings Materials Pty Ltd, 1971-75; the Aboriginal Housing Panel, 1974-75; and Kooralbyn Valley, 1980-85.

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Pettit & Sevitt archive re project home construction 2020, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 14 August 2020, <https://ma.as/138212>

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