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Australian Christian Church Histories

This site contains a contemporary collection of over 2,201 Australian Christian churches. The site has a searchable database which includes (where available) the date the church was built, identification of the architect and builders, a list of clergy 16,615+, the…

Transport Heritage NSW

This organisation is committed to connecting the community with the State’s transport heritage collection through both its museums and various events across Sydney and NSW. New

The National Archive (UK) – Merchant Navy 1915 crew lists

This National Archives volunteer project, in conjunction with The National Maritime Museum and the Crew List Index Project, has made details of surviving First World War Merchant Navy crew lists from 1915, available to search online.   It details 36,000 voyages…

Convict and emancipist teachers – New South Wales, 1789-1830

Between 1789 and 1830 approximately half of the teachers who taught in the schools of the colony of New South Wales arrived as convicts. This entry, in the Dictionary of Educational History in Australia and New Zealand by Geoffrey Burkhardt,…

Dictionary of Educational History in Australia and New Zealand

This Dictionary aims to provide a range of authoritative entries about the multifaceted history of education in Australia and New Zealand, including histories of various types of schools and schooling; teachers and teacher training; curricula and pedagogies; childhood and youth;…

Australian Playwrights

This site lists every playwright on the doollee database with Australian Nationality. Doollee is an online database of playwrights and theatre plays that aims to list every play written or produced in English since 1956. Click on the playwright’s name…