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ASSOCIATION ANNUAL CONFERENCE – SAILING INTO HISTORY

This year’s Conference was held in beautiful Batemans Bay, organised and run by the Management Committee of the Association with Suzanne Voytas at the helm as Convenor and band of volunteers from several societies assisting during the weekend. We started … Continue reading

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Inverell and District Family History Group to move into library

Article by Steve Green of the Inverell Sentinel 1st June 2018   President of the Inverell and District Family History Group Kathy McLeod said her members are looking forward to the move.   INVERELL and District Family History Group will … Continue reading

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Maxwell Hope Squires – an unexpected legacy

Every so often while researching you come across an extraordinary story. One that spans generations, involves a long forgotten war time romance and includes a small village in The Netherlands. A tale that is more likely read in a fictional … Continue reading

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International Women’s Day

The observance of a day for women dates back to the early 1900’s.  At an International Socialist Women’s Conference in Denmark 1910 it was proposed by German socialist Luise Zietz and agreed upon by the delegates that an annual Women’s … Continue reading

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The Devine Negative Collection

We are fortunate to have been given the Devine Studios Negative Collection for scanning.  This will be a major task and will take some time but with purchase of a new scanner this process is now underway.  Many of the … Continue reading

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