Historical information

The Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy (The AusIMM) was founded in 1893 and provides services to professionals engaged in all facets of the global minerals sector. With a focus on providing leadership and opportunities to minerals industry professionals, the AusIMM delivers an ongoing program of professional development services to ensure our members are supported throughout their careers, enabling them to provide high-quality professional input to industry and the community.
in 2015 The AusIMM represents 14 000 members drawn from all sections of the industry and supported by a network of branches and societies in Australasia and internationally. (http://www.ausimm.com.au/content/default.aspx?ID=94, accessed 09 September 2015)

Physical description

.1) Typed letter on letterhead from the Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy to to the Ballarat School of Mines from B.E. Jacka, Secretary. The letter relates to the application for admission to the Institute from Robert Frederic Murrell who received a Diploma at the Ballarat School of Mines in 1962.

.2) Carbon copy of a typed letter from Harold J. Trudinger, Principal of the Ballarat School of Mines.