Recent Genealogy and History Additions – 13 November 2009

Australia Bean’s Gallipoli: The Diaries of Australia’s Official War Correspondent – K. Fewster – $29.95 ‘Bean’s Gallipoli’ reveals the innermost thoughts, hopes and criticisms of the man who, more than any other, shaped the Anzac legend. Australians Volume 1: Origins to Eureka – T. Keneally – $59.95 In this first volume of a unique history […] Continue reading →

Recent Genealogy and History Additions – 30 October 2009

  Australia Australian Portrait Gallery and Memoirs of Representative Colonial Men – DATA CD – $29.50 This impressive book contains biographies of twenty-four prominent men in Australia’s history. Each biography is written with warmth and detail and is accompanied by a sketch portrait. New South Wales Telephone Directory 1948: Section 6 North Coast Districts – […] Continue reading →

Australian Directories currently available on CD

This listing is of currently available Australian and New Zealand Directories and almanacs on searchable CD. See the different types of directories available for each state. Almanacs give a great deal of information about the area as it was, this helps fill out the history with more than just names and dates. Directories are invaluable as they place our ancestors at a location and time. Continue reading →