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Posts Tagged as: Issue 12

Anzac mystery solved

Issue 12 December 2013

Zoe D'Arcy discusses how a trans-Tasman family mystery was solved using the Archives' records, and how an exciting new website may be able to shed light on other similar mysteries. Continue reading

Life in the ‘town that sprang from nowhere’

Issue 12 December 2013

Sara King tells us what social and community life was like in the early days of Woomera in remote South Australia. Continue reading

Remembering Gay Pride Week

Issue 12 December 2013

Rare Archives images of Adelaide's first Gay Pride Week parade in 1973 have recently been used in an exhibition. Elizabeth Masters talks to curator Nick Henderson. Continue reading

A special bond with our national capital

Issue 12 December 2013

Senior Archives conservator Ian Batterham looks back on his 30-year journey caring for the stunning Griffin designs for Canberra. Continue reading

What a gem! Myer Goldberg and his reversible knickers

Issue 12 December 2013

The amusing story of 'two knickers in one'. Continue reading

A genealogy of the Commonwealth: Administrative Arrangement Orders

Issue 12 December 2013

Find out how the Archives plays the role of family historian of the Commonwealth. Continue reading

In brief: Issue 12

Issue 12 December 2013

News and information from the Archives, including the Larrakia petition handover, Vintage Canberra Facebook page, exhibition news and Audiovisual World Heritage Day. Continue reading