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 What's New in Heritage

  • EOI - Community Members - Heritage Advisory Committee

    Monday 9 December, 2019

    EOI applications will conclude COB Friday 17 January 2020.

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  • New Oral History - Heather Allen

    Tuesday 26 November, 2019

    Interviewed by Jim Trevaskis OAM

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  • Australian War Memorial Outreach Boxes

    Wednesday 13 November, 2019

    Now taking bookings for 2020!

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Electronic Resources

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Ancestry.com

Key resource for genealogical research. Databases include Australian convict index, Australian electoral rolls, United Kingdom census records, British Army World War One pension records, United States census records and much more.

Please Note: This database is only available from within the Library

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Trove

The National Library of Australia has been busy digitising newspapers, and a large amount is available in Trove. Click on ‘Digitised Newspapers and More’ to be able to conduct a keyword search or an advanced search.

Trove is a free database containing a huge amount of digitised archival information in various formats.  To allow this great work to continue you can donate to Trove.

For the Mid West researchers the following papers are now available online:
Geraldton Guardian 1906-1928, 1948-1950. Geraldton Guardian and Express 1929-1947, Inquirer 1840-1855 and The Inquirer and Commercial News 1855-1901.

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