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 What's New in Heritage

  • Book Launch - A Matriarch and the Murchison Gussie's Story

    Sunday 14 July, 2019

    Geraldton Regional Library invites you to the launch of A Matriarch and the Murchison Gussie’s Story by Kerry Marriott and Tony Critch.

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  • Balayi Art Exhibition

    Wednesday 9 January, 2019

    Enter your artwork into an exhibition inspired by the history and ecology of the Houtman Abrolhos Islands, Yamaji Country, the Southern night sky and the VOC spice trade.

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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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