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Series Details

Series Number: NS3753
Title: REPORTS, MANUALS, PUBLICITY MATERIAL AND MISCELLANY
Start Date: 01 Jan 1918
End Date: 31 Dec 1991
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NG569 ELECTROLYTIC ZINC COMPANY 01 Jan 1916
Description (Content/Function):

Included in this consignment is the 1919 report investigating US smeltingindustry from Herbert Gepp, the first General Superintendent of Risdon Works; the agreement to form the Community Council; manuals and flow sheets to extract high-quality zinc from the ore concentrate and promotional material. Class lists for training courses held from 1964 to 1969 can be matched with photographs (Series NS 3659).

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NS3753/1/1 Class lists for training courses held from 1964 to 1969. Photographs can be found in Series NS 3659. Names are on 5" x 8" index cards arranged by date. Risdon Works, E.Z. 23 Oct 1964 21 Nov 1969
NS3753/1/2 tape cassette - C-20 ? or CD/ jarosite with radio. Risdon Works, E.Z. 23 Oct 1964 21 Nov 1969
NS3753/1/3 tape cassette - Zinc, Mining curriculum project, 12 minutes, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Jan 1965 31 Dec 1985
NS3753/1/4 tape cassette - unknown, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Jan 1965 31 Dec 1985
NS3753/1/5 magnetic tape - "The zinc process", speed 17/8, track 2, 3" reel, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Jan 1965 31 Dec 1985
NS3753/1/6 photographs (33) - scenes around the plant and from the West Coast, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Jan 1966 31 Dec 1969
NS3753/1/7 The badge story - the story of the computer designed zinc die-cast name card holder prepared for "The First South Pacific Die-Casting Congress", Melbourne, March 1980, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Mar 1980 31 Mar 1980
NS3753/1/8 Notice - Annual subscription and winning EZ Song competition, Risdon Works, E.Z. 16 Aug 1962 16 Aug 1962
NS3753/1/9 Song sheet - Songs sung at the 30 years service dinner, Risdon Works, E.Z. 14 Oct 1954 14 Oct 1954
NS3753/1/10 Invitation - 30 years service dinner, inviting TC Alllen, Risdon Works, E.Z. 14 Oct 1954 14 Oct 1954
NS3753/1/11 Induction training - lists and correspondence, Risdon Works, E.Z. 09 Oct 1970 24 Jul 1974
NS3753/1/12 Induction training - lists and correspondence, Risdon Works, E.Z. 22 Sep 1970 22 Dec 1974
NS3753/1/13 Information for guides, AIMM Conference, Visit to Risdon Works, E.Z. 15 Mar 1958 15 Mar 1958
NS3753/1/14 Information for guides, 8th Commonwealth Mining and Metallurgical Congress, Visit to Risdon Works, E.Z. 16 Mar 1965 16 Mar 1965
NS3753/1/15 bound volume of Annual Reports 1956-66, Risdon Works, E.Z. 30 Jun 1956 30 Jun 1966
NS3753/1/16 Tender and specification for installation of one pyritic sulphuric acid plant, LURGI, Risdon Works, E.Z. 15 May 1968 15 May 1968
NS3753/1/17 Flow sheet, Detailed flow sheet no. 15: The production of zinc, cadmium and superphosphate, December 1933, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Dec 1933 31 Dec 1933
NS3753/1/18 Flow sheet, Detailed flow sheet no. 19: The production of zinc, zinc dust, cadmium, sulphuric and nitric acids, superphosphate, cobalt oxide and zinc sulphate, June 1947, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Jun 1947 30 Jun 1947
NS3753/1/19 General and Detailed report on trip to North America by H.W. Gepp to Secretary, EZ, Risdon Works, E.Z. 02 Jan 1920 02 Jan 1920
NS3753/1/20 General and Detailed report on trip to North America by H.W. Gepp to Secretary, Exhibits: Part 1, EZ, Risdon Works, E.Z. 06 Dec 1919 02 Jan 1920
NS3753/1/21 General and Detailed report on trip to North America by H.W. Gepp to Secretary, Exhibits: Part 2, EZ, Risdon Works, E.Z. 06 Dec 1919 02 Jan 1920
NS3753/1/22 General and Detailed report on trip to North America by H.W. Gepp to Secretary, Exhibits: Part 3, EZ, Risdon Works, E.Z. 06 Dec 1919 02 Jan 1920
NS3753/1/23 Manual - Roasting Division, The equipment and operation of the flash roasting section, EZ, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Apr 1952 30 Apr 1952
NS3753/1/24 Manual - Instructions for hydrogen cell manufacture and installation, EZ, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Jun 1955 30 Jun 1955
NS3753/1/25 Manual - Report on the proposal to manufacture triple superphosphate at Risdon, EZ, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 May 1954 31 May 1954
NS3753/1/26 Manual - History, chemistry and uses of sulphuric acid: description of Risdon plant, operating details, process details, November 1948, revised February 1952, EZ, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Feb 1952 25 Feb 1952
NS3753/1/27 Manual - History, chemistry and uses of sulphuric acid: description of Risdon plant, operating details, process details, November 1948, revised September 1957, EZ, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Nov 1957 30 Nov 1957
NS3753/1/28 Manual - Description of acid plant with temporary brimstone burning section, Port Pirie, EZ, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Apr 1953 30 Apr 1953
NS3753/1/29 Manual - Fertiliser plant, Ammonia Division, Description and operating details, EZ, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Apr 1956 30 Apr 1956
NS3753/1/30 Manual - Fertiliser plant, Nitrogen Division, Description and operating details, with Appendix II. Nitrogen generation section, EZ, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Sep 1954 30 Sep 1954
NS3753/1/31 Manual - Fertiliser plant, Hydrogen Division, Description and operating details, EZ, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Mar 1962 31 Mar 1962
NS3753/1/32 Manual - Ammonium sulphate plant, operating manual I-II, EZ, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Jan 1953 31 Dec 1953
NS3753/1/33 Manual - Ammonium sulphate plant, Chapter 3, Drawing list and machinery schedule, EZ, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Jan 1953 31 Dec 1953
NS3753/1/34 Manual - Ammonium sulphate plant, Plant operating manual X, Ammonia data sheets, EZ, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Jan 1953 31 Dec 1953
NS3753/1/35 Dental records, EZ, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Jan 1925 30 Jun 1926
NS3753/1/36 Bulletin of investigation, Progress report, EZ, Risdon Works, E.Z. 10 Jun 1918 19 Jul 1919
NS3753/1/37 newspaper cutting - West Coast got its rail outlet, Advocate, EZ, Risdon Works, E.Z. 23 Jun 1956 23 Jun 1956
NS3753/1/38 Assay reports and other correspondence, Amalgamated Zinc (De Bavay's) Limited, EZ, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Jan 1913 29 Jul 1931
NS3753/1/39 Memorandum on sulphur utilisation at Risdon, prepared by Harry Hey, EZ, Risdon Works, E.Z. 30 Jun 1943 30 Jun 1943
NS3753/1/40 Report on production of sulphate of ammonia etc., Memorandum no. 495, prepared by Harry Hey, EZ, Risdon Works, E.Z. 12 Feb 1945 12 Feb 1945
NS3753/1/41 E.Z. Co. miscellaneous articles and correspondence, EZ, Risdon Works, E.Z. (typed carbon copies) 31 Mar 1903 02 Apr 1924
NS3753/1/42 MED (Mechnical Engineering Department) Notes (on activities), EZ, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Jan 1958 30 Apr 1969
NS3753/1/43 Guidelines - Filing of correspondence, EZ, Risdon Works, E.Z. 07 Jul 1953 31 Dec 1985
NS3753/1/44 Correspondence (carbon copies) from Stores, H. Drummond (Storekeeper), EZ, Risdon Works, E.Z. 21 Feb 1917 13 Sep 1917
NS3753/1/45 Correspondence (carbon copies) from Stores, H. Drummond (Storekeeper), EZ, Risdon Works, E.Z. 09 Jan 1920 21 Jun 1920
NS3753/1/46 Detailed flow sheet no. 12: The production of zinc and cadmium, June 1928, EZ, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Jun 1928 30 Jun 1928
NS3753/1/47 Detailed flow sheet no. 9: The production of zinc and cadmium, June 1926, EZ, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Jun 1926 30 Jun 1926
NS3753/1/48 Toxic materials: Appendix A: Storage of hazardous materials, EZ, Risdon Works, E.Z. 20 May 1964 20 May 1964
NS3753/1/49 Signatures and retirement dates of Old Boys, EZ, Risdon Works, E.Z. 08 Sep 1920 23 Oct 1960
NS3753/1/50 Standing work notices, EZ, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Jan 1981 31 Dec 1981
NS3753/1/51 Community Council - Draft agreement, EZ, Risdon Works, E.Z. 31 Dec 1918 31 Dec 1918
NS3753/1/52 Community Council - history, EZ, Risdon Works, E.Z. 31 Dec 1918 31 Dec 1918
NS3753/1/53 Community Council - Constitution, EZ, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Jan 1955 31 Dec 1980
NS3753/1/54 Community Council - David Chaplin Memorial Trust Fund, EZ, Risdon Works, E.Z. 12 Sep 1961 12 Sep 1961
NS3753/1/55 Community Council - Rules of the Credit Union of Tasmania Co-operative Society Limited, EZ, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Jan 1950 31 Dec 1980
NS3753/1/56 Community Council - EZ Wages Employees' Retiring Allowance Fund, EZ, Risdon Works, E.Z. 17 Oct 1966 24 May 1967
NS3753/1/57 Community Council - Application for home loan; Memorandum of agreement to lease, EZ, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Jan 1950 31 Dec 1963
NS3753/1/58 Community Council - Medical and other insurance correspondence, EZ, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Jul 1961 05 Aug 1976
NS3753/1/59 Set of history notebooks (3 plus looseleaf pages) - Works, West Coast, Metallurgical, minimal information, EZ, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Jan 1930 31 Dec 1975
NS3753/1/60 Risdon Works - Presentation to FMB/PCB, EZ, Risdon Works, E.Z. 13 Nov 1984 13 Nov 1984
NS3753/1/61 The Risdon Library, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Jan 1958 31 Dec 1958
NS3753/1/62 The Mount Lyell Mining and Railway Company Limited: Brief description of mines and works at Mount Lyell, Tasmania, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 May 1927 31 May 1927
NS3753/1/63 The Mount Lyell Mining and Railway Company Limited: Brief description of mines and works at Mount Lyell, Tasmania, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Aug 1934 30 Aug 1934
NS3753/1/64 Operations of Electrolytic Zinc Company of Australia Limited: West Coast Department: Rosebery-Hercules Mines Tasmania, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Jan 1949
NS3753/1/65 Operations of Electrolytic Zinc Company of Australia Limited: West Coast Department: Rosebery-Hercules Mines Tasmania, Risdon Works, E.Z. 30 Jun 1952
NS3753/1/66 Operations of Electrolytic Zinc Company of Australia Limited: West Coast Department: Rosebery-Hercules Mines Tasmania, Risdon Works, E.Z. 30 Jun 1957
NS3753/1/67 The Risdon Plant of Electrolytic Zinc Company of Australasia Limited, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Mar 1949 31 Mar 1949
NS3753/1/68 The Risdon Plant of Electrolytic Zinc Company of Australasia Limited, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Jan 1940 31 Dec 1960
NS3753/1/69 The Risdon Plant of Electrolytic Zinc Company of Australasia Limited, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Jan 1940 31 Dec 1960
NS3753/1/70 The Risdon Plant of Electrolytic Zinc Company of Australasia Limited, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Jan 1940 31 Dec 1960
NS3753/1/71 Pamphlet - Your career with EZ, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Jan 1960 31 Dec 1980
NS3753/1/72 Pamphlet - EZ careers, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Jan 1960 31 Dec 1965
NS3753/1/73 Pamphlet - The Rosebery Mine Tasmania, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Jan 1991 31 Dec 1991
NS3753/1/74 Pamphlet - Risdon 2001, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Jan 1987 31 Dec 1987
NS3753/1/75 Pamphlet - From zinc-lead-copper ore to high purity zinc, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Jan 1987 31 Dec 1987
NS3753/1/76 Pamphlet - The jarosite process, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Jan 1970 31 Dec 1975
NS3753/1/77 Pamphlet - West Coast Mines: description of activities, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Jan 1982 31 Dec 1982
NS3753/1/78 Pamphlet - How EZ handles its waste products at Risdon, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Jan 1982 31 Dec 1982
NS3753/1/79 Pamphlet - Risdon Works - April 1953, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Jan 1982 31 Dec 1982
NS3753/1/80 Pamphlet - West Coast operations Rosebery - Tasmania: description of activities, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Jan 1964 31 Dec 1964
NS3753/1/81 Pamphlet - Die casting with EZDA, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Jan 1956 31 Dec 1956
NS3753/1/82 Pamphlet - Sulpate of ammonia, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Jan 1956 31 Dec 1956
NS3753/1/83 Pamphlet - The Risdon sulphate of ammonia plant, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Jan 1956 31 Dec 1956
NS3753/1/84 Pamphlet - Official opening of the sulphate of ammonia plant, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Nov 1956 01 Nov 1956
NS3753/1/85 Pamphlet - Mining, smelting, railways of the Rosebery region by Ian Stewart, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Jan 1984 31 Dec 1984
NS3753/1/86 Pamphlet - Rosebery town guide, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Jan 1985 31 Jan 1985
NS3753/1/87 Pamphlet - Electrolytic Zinc Company of Australasia Limited: Description of activities, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Jan 1975 31 Dec 1983
NS3753/1/88 Pamphlet - Electrolytic Zinc Company of Australasia Limited: Description of activities, Risdon Works: A member of the North Broken Hill Group, E.Z. 01 Jan 1984 31 Dec 1988
NS3753/1/89 Pamphlet - From silver-lead-zinc ore to high purity zinc, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Jan 1984 31 Dec 1988
NS3753/1/90 Pamphlet - Pasminco Hobart - The end of jarosite, 8 page special report, appeared in The Star, 29 January 1998, Risdon Works, E.Z. 29 Jan 1998 29 Jan 1998
NS3753/1/91 Tasmanian Arts Advisory Board grant - correspondence and acquital, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Aug 1997 24 May 2000
NS3753/1/92 Geology of the Rosebery Mine, Risdon Works, E.Z. 01 Jan 1984 31 Dec 1984