History Group Meeting News
MEETING DATES 2014
Meeting held 2nd Wednesday of the month at 10am in the Tebbutt Room, Windsor Library
ACROSS GREAT DIVIDES: TRUE STORIES OF LIFE AT SYDNEY COVE
Thursday 11 September 11am-12.30pm
BRITISH NEWSPAPER ARCHIVES (BNA)
Thursday 9 October 6.30-8.30pm
HISTORY WEEK 6 – 14 SEPTEMBER
To find out what History Week events are on near you, go to http://www.historycouncilnsw.org.au/history-week/
Check the Library, Gallery, Museum Events brochure for all our events taking place during September – November 2014, online http://goo.gl/juNfaI
Make sure you pop into the Library during September and check out our display of old photographs as part of History Week celebrations.
Ben Mercer will be visiting us on Wednesday 8 October from Ancestry and he will be sharing the new resources which are available for researching on Ancestry plus future plans.
FindMyPast have now made the NSW Wills Books 1800 - 1952 available. Hawkesbury Library has a free subscription. For more info see http://search.findmypast.com.au/search-world-Records/new-south-wales-will-books-1800-1952
SURFING THE INTERNET...SITES FOR FAMILY HISTORIANS
Members with internet access should check out the following interesting sites. The Library has free access to the internet, contact 4560 4460 for bookings at Windsor & 4578 2002 for Richmond bookings. If you have your own laptop we also have free wireless. The password is available from the Information Desk.
Check out the blogs of these passionate Genealogists:
~ Let us know of sites, that you have tried with (or without) success ~
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