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General histories of Queensland for family and local historians

W. Ross Johnston

General histories of Queensland for family and local historians

by W. Ross Johnston

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Published by Library Board of Queensland in Brisbane .
Written in

    Places:
  • Queensland
    • Subjects:
    • Queensland -- History -- Bibliography.,
    • Queensland -- Genealogy -- Bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 21-24).

      StatementW. Ross Johnston.
      SeriesPresenting the past,
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ4206 .J64 1989, DU270 .J64 1989
      The Physical Object
      Pagination24 p. ;
      Number of Pages24
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1973608M
      ISBN 100724236775
      LC Control Number90213393

      Tasmanian Local & Family History Sources: GUI The A - Z of Genealogy - A Handbook: GUI The Family History Book - How to Trace Your Ancestors: GUI The Female Line - Researching Your Female Ancestors: GUI The Oxford Companion to Local Family History: GUI The Writing & Publication of Your Family History: GUI Trace Your.   This information exists because of the control past Queensland governments had over Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people's lives. Administration of the 'Protection Acts', such as the Aboriginals and Protection and the Restriction of Sale of Opium Act , led to a high volume of records being created up until the mids.

        As history is their passon, the purpose of the magazine is to increase the knowledge of readers about Queensland’s history, and to provide interest and entertainment. This will be done with professional and amateru historians sharing their research in the pages. If you want to see what the magazine is like, page through the sample of Issue 2. About the Queensland History Journal Since The Royal Historical Society of Queensland Journal has been the leading avenue for regular publication of articles on Queensland’s history. It is published every three months and contains easy to read and interesting articles with a .

      Previously known as the Queensland Association of Local and Family History Societies, it is an umbrella group for societies in Queensland. At the time of writing it has 84 members but not all local and family history societies are members. It appears to have more members from the south east Queensland region. RHSQ has a team of dedicated volunteer historians who provide research services for a fee. Their extensive knowledge and experience can prove invaluable. Please contact The Royal Historical Society of Queensland research team for more information. The research team operates during Welsby Library opening hours from 10 am to 4 pm every Thursday.


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