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My third great-grandfather's Grand Opening Ball at the Albion Hotel, 1864.
User Story | 1860s
Andrew Alexander Kirkpatrick’s father was Patrick Alexander (also known as Alexander) Kirkpatrick and his grandfather was
User Story | 1840s, 1850s, 1860s, 1870s, 1880s, 1890s, 1900-1910
In researching First World War knitting I came across the story of Clara Bartholomaeus, the secretary of the Soldiers Aid Society in Burra during the war.
User Story | 1890s, 1900-1910, 1910s, 1920s, 1930s, First World War, late twentieth century, mid twentieth century
My father was working for the Public Buildings Department at the time and worked on the museum as a leading hand.
The Elder Park Migrant Hostel was our first experience of a new life in Australia.
EstcourtHouse patient 1970
User Story | 1970s
Fictional histories of Adelaide
User Story | Southwest corner
There is a tunnel on Gorge Road near Castambul (Adelaide, South Australia).
My uncle Gordon who was my nanas brother built and ran popeye for many years.
User Story | River Torrens
I have fond memories of the 5-6 months we spent there.
Back in the Eighties I bought a set of lantern slides used to illustrate a talk on one woman's search for the grave of her husband after the end of the First World War.
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My family emigrated in January 1959 and had exactly the same experience. As children, I was nearly...
In 1969 I worked at the Chidren's Hospital as a physio aide and part of my role was to go to...
I believe we have some photos in the History Trust archives. Would you like to...