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Starstruck Australian Movie Portraits Starstruck Australian Movie Portraits

View this collection of casting books of aspiring stars from the 1930's. Do you recognise any one?
Check out this new online exhibition from the National Film and Sound Archive. This collection of digitised casting books from the 1930s, includes photographs of young aspiring stars. Do you recognise any one? The NFSA would love to hear from you,

State Library of Victoria Catalogue State Library of Victoria Catalogue (Beta)

SLV have been working on a new and improved catalogue to help you search our vast collection of more than five million items, including book…
SLV have been working on a new and improved catalogue to help you search their collection of more than five million items, including books, maps, manuscripts, newspapers and photographs. The new catalogue is easier to navigate, especially if using a phone or tablet.

Victorian Female Prison Registers Victorian Female Prison Registers

Victorian Male and Female Prison Registers from 1855-1934 are now available to view online through Public Record Office Victoria.
Victorian Male and Female Prison Registers from 1855-1934 are now available to view online through PROV. The files comprise registers created by the Penal and Gaols Branch to record the registration number , name and personal details of prisoners in custody in Victorian gaols.

Researching your Victorian family histor… Researching your Victorian family histor…

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Resources available to research your ancestors located in Victoria, Australia
Resources available to research your ancestors located in Victoria, Australia

Publish your Family History

This looks interesting. Added to a list! There a lots of options family history researchers can incorporate to publish their family history… More
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Historic England Viewfinder Historic England Viewfinder

Use ViewFinder to find historic photographs of England from the 1850's, representing the places your ancestors lived
Use ViewFinder to find historic photographs of England, held in the Historic England Archive. They date from the 1850's and are a resource for people interested in England's social, industrial, architectural & archaeological history. Look for photos of where your ancestors lived

Soldier Settlement Soldier Settlement

In order to repay the sacrifice and help returned servicemen return to domestic life, men were offered to opportunity to farm. The nationwi…
In order to repay the sacrifice and help returned servicemen return to domestic life, men were offered to opportunity to farm. The nationwide Soldier Settlement Scheme was established providing blocks of land on which it was hoped that families could rebuild their lives. Across …

Organize your Genealogy

Get Your Research in Order! Stop struggling to manage all your genealogy facts, files, and data--make a plan of attack to maximize your pro… More
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Ryerson Index Ryerson Index

A free index to death notices appearing in Australian newspapers from 1803 up to newspapers published within the last week or so.
A free index to death notices appearing in Australian newspapers from 1803 up to newspapers published within the last week or so.

Oxford Dictionary of Family Names in Bri… Oxford Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland

Family History researchers have access to a brand new resource which is part of the Genealogy Reference Collection at Ivanhoe Library. The Oxford Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland contains detailed information about the linguistic origins of more than 45,600 comm…
Family History researchers have access to a brand new resource which is part of the Genealogy Reference Collection at Ivanhoe Library. The …

New Family History Titles New Family History Titles

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New non fiction titles to inspire and assist genealogists on their family history research journey.
New non fiction titles to inspire and assist genealogists on their family history research journey.

Family History related cookbooks Family History related cookbooks

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Family recipes connect us to our family history. This holiday season be inspired by books invoking the simple memories of eating Gran's sp……
Family recipes connect us to our family history. This holiday season be inspired by books invoking the simple memories of eating Gran's sp……

Geography of Surnames Geography of Surnames

The Geography of surnames is a new resource devoted to the study of English, Scottish and Irish surnames and should be of interest to family history researchers. Surnames are examined from a geographic perspective, focusing on their distribution, patterns and origins. Examples a…
The Geography of surnames is a new resource devoted to the study of English, Scottish and Irish surnames and should be of interest to famil…
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