Events

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Friday, 05 Jun 2020
10:30 AM to 11:00 AM

Did you know that you can search unassisted passenger arrivals to NSW online? This webinar will show you how. 

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Thursday, 11 Jun 2020
1:30 PM to 3:30 PM

Death records provide a wealth of information for the family historian, from dates to causes of death and property. Bonnie Wildie will focus on death records held in the NSW State Archives Collection and what they can reveal.

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Friday, 12 Jun 2020
10:30 AM to 11:00 AM

We hold a collection of photographs from the NSW State Rail Archives. They cover a wide variety of subjects including locomotives, carriages, gate houses, railway refreshment rooms, staff and stations.

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Friday, 19 Jun 2020
N.S.S. Nautical School Ship Sobraon - on the deck. NRS-4481-2-4-8624-806
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

The NSW State Government has played a role in the care and protection of children since the early days of the colony.

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Wednesday, 05 Aug 2020
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11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Are you researching your family history and wondering what you might find in the Archives Collection, and how you would find it? The NSW State Archives Collection holds a wealth of material for the family historian - from probate and divorce records to immigration, schools and property.

Cessnock Library
Tuesday, 11 Aug 2020
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Business and trade records can tell us a lot about how a person was making a living. This webinar will focus business and trade records in the NSW State Archives Collection. 

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Wednesday, 16 Sep 2020
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Join John Cann at Hornsby Shire Family History Group for a close look at coastal shipping records including  localised shipping lists, marine enquiries and mariner certification records held at NSW State Archives.

Hornsby Library
Tuesday, 22 Sep 2020
10:30 AM to 12:00 PM

Join us as Wyong Family History Group to learn about Collection Search and how its features can help you organise your visit to the reading room. 

Friday, 16 Oct 2020
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Researching women in the NSW State Archives Collection can present challenges, especially in the 19th century. This webinar focuses on tips for finding women in the archives - at work, in family life, in the care of institutions and in death.

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Tuesday, 24 Nov 2020
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Records of the Higher Courts include the Court of Quarter Sessions, the District Court and the Supreme Court. This webinar will explore the records of these Courts and how to find them.

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