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Archives In Brief 51 - Archives in Brief by subject

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Access to records

» Access to records relating to Aboriginal people
» Applying for an access direction
» Reviews of access directions
» Your rights of access to State records

Archives Resources Kit

» Community access points
» Holders of parts of the Archives Resource Kit
» What is in the Archives Resource Kit?

Building and design

» A brief history of the Sydney Harbour Bridge
» A brief history of the Sydney Opera House
» Cemetery records
» An introduction to State Rail records
» Hospital buildings
» Metropolitan Water Sewerage and Drainage Board Detail Sheets 1904-45
» Photographs
» Records of the Colonial (Government) Architect
» Records relating to the Sydney Harbour Bridge
» Records relating to the Sydney Opera House
» Railway refreshment rooms
» Researching your house and property
» Schools 1788-c.1979
» Theatres and public halls

Contact details (useful addresses)

» Addresses and hours of opening
» Community access points
» Holders of parts of the Archives Resource Kit
» Regional repositories

Convicts, court, police and prison

» Bankruptcy and insolvency records
» Convict families
» Convict records
» Court of claims
» Curator of Intestate Estates case papers
» Divorce records
» How to find a convict (PDF)
» Inquest records
» Police service records
» Probate records
» Quarter Session records
» Records of gaol inmates
» Supreme Court of NSW selected criminal records
» Norfolk Island

Education and welfare

» 20th century child and youth migration
» Aboriginal schools, 1876-c.1979
» Child care and protection
» Photographs
» Pupil records
» Randwick asylum for destitute children
» Schools: 1788-c.1979
» Teachers

Genealogy

See also Convicts, court, police and prison
See also Hospitals, health and death
See also Shipping and immigration

» Change of name
» Convict families
» Convict records
» Curator of Intestate Estate case papers
» Deceased estate files, 1880-1958
» Divorce records
» Electoral rolls
» How to find a convict (PDF)
» How to find naturalization records (PDF)
» How to find probate and deceased estates
» Inquest and coronial records
» Naturalization records
» Photographs
» Probate packets
» Tracing your family history

Government and politics

» Aborigines Welfare Board, 1883-1969
» Electoral rolls
» Government publications
» How to search the Colonial Secretary's papers, 1788-1900 (PDF)
» An introduction to the Colonial Secretary's correspondence
» Local Government records
» The indexes and registers to the Colonial Secretary's correspondence, 1826-1966
» Justices of the Peace

Hospitals, health and death

» Cemetery records
» Crown Street Women's Hospital
» Curator of Intestate Estate case papers
» Deceased estate files, 1880-1958
» Hospital buildings
» How to find probate and deceased estates
» Infirm and destitute asylums - inmate records
» Inquest and coronial records
» Liverpool State Hospital and Home - inmate records
» Mental health facilities - Patient records
» Probate packets

Hotels

» Publicans' licenses
» Local History

Immigration from many lands

Immigration - see Shipping and immigration

» Chinese migration and settlement in New South Wales
» Dutch migration and settlement in New South Wales
» French migration and settlement in New South Wales
» German migration and settlement in New South Wales
» Greek migration and settlement in New South Wales
» India and NSW: migration and trade
» Italian migration and settlement in NSW
» Lebanese migration and settlement in NSW
» Maltese migration and settlement in NSW
» Polish migration and settlement in NSW

» Russian migration and settlement in NSW

Indigenous Australians

» Aboriginal schools, 1876-c.1979
» Aborigines Welfare Board, 1883-1969
» Aborigines Welfare Board Photographs, c.1924-61
» Access to records relating to Aboriginal people
» Photographs
» State archives relating to Aboriginal people

Land

» 1865 'Trig' Survey of Sydney
» Background to conditional purchase of Crown Land
» Commissioners of Crown Lands
» County and parish maps
» Court of claims
» Land grants prior to 1856
» Occupation of Crown Lands pre-1856
» Parish map preservation project
» Primary Application packets
» The Surveyor General's cartographic and related records
» Using Conditional purchase records
» Valuation records

Local history

See also Land

» An introduction to State Rail records
» Hospital buildings
» Local history research
» Photographs
» Railway refreshment rooms
» Records relating to fires
» Researching your house and property
» Schools, 1788- c.1979

» Valuation records
» Norfolk Island

Military

» Coastal fortifications
» New South Wales State archives relating to the Boer War
» Photographs

Mines

» Gold Mining

National symbols

» A brief history of the Sydney Harbour Bridge
» A brief history of the Sydney Opera House
» Photographs
» Records relating to the Sydney Harbour Bridge
» Records relating to the Sydney Opera House

Photographs

» Aborigines Welfare Board Photographs
» Introducing Photo Investigator
» Photographs

Professions and occupations

» An introduction to State Rail records
» Firefighters
» Nurses
» Police service records
» Publicans' licenses
» Records of the NSW Medical Board
» Records relating to crew
» Sydney Harbour Bridge workers
» Teachers
» Gaol staff

Services

» Citing State archives
» Copying services
» Enquiry and copying services
» Fees for reading room services
» Guidelines for publishing State archives
» Guidelines for the use of digital cameras and scanners in the reading room
» Exploring Archives Investigator
» Introducing Photo Investigator
» Our online resources
» Publications catalogue
» Reading room procedures
» Research and copyright and your use of State archives
» Services for the public - our guarantee

Shipping and immigration

See also Immigration from many lands

» 20th century child and youth migration
» Convict families
» Convict records
» Departing passengers from New South Wales
» How to find assisted immigrants (PDF)
» How to find naturalization records (PDF)
» How to find unassisted passengers (PDF)
» Naturalization
» Records relating to crew
» Shipping and arrival records
» Shipping and arrival records - additional sources
» Shipwrecks
» The wreck of the Dunbar

Sports and leisure

» Photographs
» The sporting heritage of New South Wales
» Theatres and public halls

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