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Virtual ceremony held to inscribe Estonian Oral Histories

The Estonian Archives in Australia oral history collection was inscribed into the Australian Memory of the World Register on February 26th, 2021

A virtual ceremony held online with over 80 participants witnessed the inscription of 10 groups of records on the Australian Memory of the World register on Friday, 26 February 2021.

The Memory of the World Register is maintained by UNESCO as a record of documents, books and other records of enduring worth for the world. It is a parallel register to the World Heritage Register of Places. The Estonian oral history collection was one group of records added at that event. 

By Kristi Barrow

Loves all things Estonian. Especially Crafters Elderflower gin. Aussie born.