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Public Record Office Victoria – Passenger Records and Immigration

Public Record Office Victoria – Passenger records and immigration. These consist of consist of inward and outward passenger lists. They include: • Assisted British Immigration 1839-1871. The online index search links to the original passenger lists. • Unassisted Passenger Lists…

Mariners and Ships in Australian Waters

This site, hosted by State Records of New South Wales, is indexing and transcribing unassisted passenger lists 1845-1922 held by SRNSW (NRS 13278). This ongoing project has the lists complete for 1845-1900, with many available for 1901-1922. This site is…

Judy Webster’s Genealogy Indexes & Advice

This site has 53,000+ names of local, interstate and overseas persons mentioned in records in Queensland, Australia. There is also 135+ pages of advice and indexes original records held by Queensland State Archives. Indexes to original records at Queensland State…

National Archives of Australia – PhotoSearch

National Archives of Australia RecordSearch use the PhotoSearch tab to access 420,000+ digitised photographs 1800-2012. There are photos of buildings, people in their workplace and migration related images. You can also browse the collection alphabetically by subject.TIP: Search for names,…

Stone Quarries and Beyond

This international site, by Peggy B Perazzo, has a massive amount of information focusing on quarries, quarryworkers, stone cutters, stone carvers, historical dealers of stone, stone dealers and stone products. Includes an extensive A-Z online bibliography which includes publications relating…

Encyclopedia of Australian Science

This gateway to the history of Australian science, technology, engineering & medicine brings together Bright Sparcs and Australian Science at Work to form a register of the people and the many industries, corporations, research institutions, scientific societies and other organisations…

A Celebration of Women Writers

This site recognises the contributions of women writers throughout history and aims to promote awareness of the breadth and variety of women’s writing. Searches can be made by several categories including name or country. There is a comprehensive listing of…

Re-member

A database of all Victorian MPs since 1851. This site is fully searchable or can be browsed alphabetically. Details such as when and where born and died, parents, marriage, occupation, religion, education, career and party are given plus details of…