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Local Histories on Sale for July

Australia Local Histories Sale
Learning about the history of a country, state or county is great (not to mention incredibly useful), still nothing beats knowing the history right down to the local level. The town, the village, or the district where your ancestors came from. Afterall the closer to where they were the more likely they are to be mentioned […]
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Australia As it Was in the 1880s

Sturt Street, Ballarat
What was Australia like in the 1880s? The Australia that your great, or great great grandparents lived in. You’ll get a good idea by looking through the 1100+ engravings that are in this incredible three volume set titled “Picturesque Atlas of Australasia”. Among the fascinating images you will find street scenes, monuments, churches, hills, seaside, […]
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