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Samuel Marsden (1765-1838), ordained in 1793, married Elizabeth Fristan before leaving for Australia to take up an appointment as Assistant Chaplain to N.S.W. in March 1794. In 1804 Marsden was appointed Resident Agent and Supervisor of the London Missionary Society's operations in the South Seas. In 1810 he was made Principal Chaplain to N.S.W., a position he held until 1824 when the position of Archdeacon was created. Marsden's agricultural contribution to the nation was reflected in his appointment as leader of the Agricultural Society of N.S.W. Marsden died in Windsor, N.S.W. in 1838. This collection contains Marsden’s sermon manuscripts.

Mary Andrews Collection

Nathaniel Jones Collection

Oral history


Peter Jensen was born in Sydney and completed the Licentiate of Theology at Moore College. He also has an MA from Sydney University, a Bachelor of Divinity from the University of London and in 1979 he completed a PhD from Oxford University. After his ordination in 1970 he served as curate at St Barnabas' Church, Broadway. From 1973-1976 and 1980-1984 he lectured at Moore College. He was Principal of the College from 1985-2001, when he was consecrated Archbishop of Sydney. He held this post until his retirement in 2013. He is the author of 'At the heart of the universe' (1991) and 'The revelation of God' (2002).

Rev Dr Peter T O'Brien collection

Photographs taken by the Rev Frank Cash (1887-1964), Rector of Christ Church, Lavender Bay, between 1922 and 1964. He was granted permission to enter the Bridge construction site and take photographs. His photographs of the Sydney Harbour Bridge were inscribed on the UNESCO Australian Memory of the World register in 2023.

Rev Robert Taylor Collection

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