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Police, publicans, railway employees. Pharmacists, druggists and chemist.
Chemists, Druggists and Pharmacists
This Index may be of use to family historians researching Chemists, Druggists and Pharmacists records; it contains 2967 entries.
Police Service
This index covers appointments between 1852 and 1913. There are 11,319 entries compiled from one record series. Other police service records - not included in this index - are available to view in the reading rooms.
Publicans
The index covers the years 1830-61, surnames A-Z. There are c. 20,000 entries in this index.
Railway employees
Indexes include: Nominal Roll of the First Railway Section (AIF), 1917-20; Railway Supply Detachment; Railway Employment Records, and; NSW Government Railways and Tramways Roll of Honour, 1914-19.
Registers of Nurses
The Index to the Registers of Nurses 1926-54 is an ongoing volunteer project that will be a useful source to people researching nurses.
Teachers' rolls, 1869-1908
Many people have teachers in their family. The Teachers' rolls, 1869-1908 (NRS 4073) are one of most useful sources for researching individual teachers in the later half of the nineteenth century. They provide a service record for each teacher and include date of birth, examination results, appointments, promotions and date of resignation. The index contains 14, 867 entries.