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October issue of Now&Then
The latest issue features an update on NSW Anzac Centenary activities; Spotlight on local history research; online news and updates; our Blog and Flickr updates and more!
Research Topics - an A-Z list into our collection
For each topic we have gathered together useful links and sources, indexes and fact sheets. From "Architecture" and "Death Records" to "Local History" and "Railway Workers" your research awaits!
This month in history - October
Browse through the archives day by day and month by month. Highlights for October include: 1964 the new Gladesville Bridge in Sydney was officially opened (2nd); 1935 Luna Park opened in Sydney for the first time (4th); 1829 emancipists (former convicts) became eligible for jury service in NSW (9th); 1933 Australia's first traffic lights began operating in Sydney (13th); 1909 NSW agreed to surrender approximately 2400 square kilometers of the state to the Commonwealth for the creation of the Australian Capital Territory (18th); 1973 the Sydney Opera House was officially opened by Queen Elizabeth II (20th); 1841 the first executions in Darlinghurst Gaol took place (29th).
NSW Anzac Centenary - Records of NSW and WWI
Centenary of WWI and Anzac commemorative activities
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