Loading Events

« All Events

RAHS/Central Coast Family History Society: Regional Seminar

August 19 @ 9:30 am - 2:45 pm

$20
Regional Seminar

The RAHS in conjunction with Central Coast Family History Society present the next regional seminar in its program funded by Create NSW.

Convicts from another angle

RAHS President, Associate Professor Carol Liston will draw from the research that she and RAHS Treasurer Kathrine Reynolds are currently undertaking. One of the highlights will be a discussion about the convict petitions that are held at The National Archives UK.

The WWI Soldier’s Return: Was it a land fit for heroes? 

RAHS Senior Vice President Christine Yeats will discuss two important records relating to the men and women returning from WWI – Australia’s WWI Repatriation files relating to the Australian soldiers physically or mentally disabled by the war and the post-war Soldier Settlement Schemes.

Research trails

Carol Liston and Christine Yeats will look at the RAHS ‘Governors’ Ladies’ project; making the best use of Trove (Government Gazettes and newspapers) and the Biographical Database of Australia.

Click here to download the seminar program.

Click here to download the media release.

BUY TICKETS
Image: To Gosford (taken from train window) – From the photograph album of L.G. Watt – NSW Board of Fire Commissioners [State Archives and Records NSW]
Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Venue

Gosford City Lions Hall
rear of 8 Russell Drysdale Street
East Gosford, NSW 2250 Australia
+ Google Map

Subscribe to News and Events

Your Shopping Cart

Sign Up to the RAHS eNewsletter

Contact Details & Opening Hours

Our Address
Royal Australian Historical Society
First Floor
133 Macquarie Street
Sydney NSW 2000

Email: history@rahs.org.au
Phone: (02) 9247 8001

(International) +61 2 9247 8001
Fax: (02) 9247 7854

Our Opening Hours
History House Opening Hours:
Tuesday to Friday 9am to 5pm

Library Opening Hours:
Tuesday to Friday 10am to 4pm

Our Blog Archives

Pin It on Pinterest

Please share, thank you.

If you enjoyed reading this, please feel free to share it. Thank you.