Unique IDAG-0062DescriptionIn 1868 Alexandria was formed from part of the area incorporated by the Waterloo Municipal Council. A map of the municipality, dating from the 1880s, is attached. It shows the municipal boundaries and the Ward divisions.
This agency has been created by the City of Sydney Archives to cover all the corporate and administrative offices of the Alexandria Municipal Council. Apart from the corporation (the group of Alderman headed by the Mayor) the suburban municipalities surrounding the City of Sydney usually employed only a Town Clerk and a handful of other administrative staff.
From 1 January 1949, Alexandria was absorbed by Sydney City Council.CreationNSW Gazette, 31 August 1868AbolitionLocal Government (Areas) Act 1948
Start date31st August 1868End date31st December 1948Relationship legacy dataPRECEDED BY: Waterloo Municipal Council AG-0071 (31/08/1868)
RELATED TO: Alexandria Municipal Council OR-0009 (31/08/1868 to 31/12/1948)
RELATED TO: Suburban municipal government FN-0029 (31/08/1868 to 31/12/1948) Source System ID62