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Library Catalogue  [Feb 2017 952kb .pdf]
Cemetery Index  [
Feb 2017 367kb .pdf]
Subject Index  [Feb 2017
565kb .pdf]

Here are our recent library acquisitions, for the last twelve months, as published in our quarterly Journal.
April - June 2017
January - March 2017
October - December 2016
July - September 2015
April - June 2016

See also a description of the Computer Indexes  held in our Library, and the Filing Cabinets.
RECENT ACQUISITIONS: [Donors in square brackets]
April - June 2017
Books:
An historic graveyard: some early records of Port Fairy Cemetery 2nd edn [2005]: Simons, P Frazer. AV5/15/04 [Val Walker]
Australia [with paintings by Percy F S Spence]:[reproduction of the book first published in 1910 [1982]: Fox, Frank. A7/01/30 [Donation]
Births & baptisms, marriages & de facto relationships, deaths & burials New South Wales1811-1820 [2017]: Smee, Craig James. AN5/12/38b
Burrawang School Centenary 1878-1978 [1978]: Burrawang School Centenary Committee. AN8.577/48/01 [May Armitage]
Cities of London & Westminster & Borough of Southwark …[folded map from Scots Magazine] [1761]: Bell, Andrew. NLo9/16//03 [Nita Fraser]
Coalmining related deaths Hunter Valley, NSW 1951-1975 [ 2017]: Maxwell, Frank, Higginbottom, G, & Engel, M. AH5/12/39
Cooranbong, first town in Lake Macquarie 1826-1996: a history including Martinsville and Dora Creek [1997]: Chamberlain, Michael. AH8.265/01/02 [Pat Healion]
Descendants of Thomas Chipp & Jane Langley 1788-1998 through their grandson Thomas Thompson[1998]: Schoch, M Joan, comp. A4/LAN/01d [May Armitage]
Edgar Marceau, the man and his photography: a 1920’s photographic legacy of the Barrington Tops, the Allyn Valley and its people [2016]: Hancock, Allan. AH8.422/01/04
Encyclopedia of surnames: the complete companion to tracing your name’s history [2007]: Ayto, John. A2/31/02 [Donation]
Family and local history handbook 8th edn [2004]: Blatchford, Robert & British Association for Local History. L2/10/38 [W & K Nunn]
Forgotten men: the Australian Army Veterinary Corps 1909-1946 [2011]: Tyquin, Michael. A7/82/15
From convicts to comedies: a history of Scone’s court houses [2012]: Antcliff, Veronica. AH8.337/68/01
Genealogy online 5th edn [2001]: Crowe, Elizabeth Powell. L2/20/27 [W & K Nunn]
Gold and silver: photographs of Australian goldfields from the Holtermann Collection [1973]: Burke,Keast, comp. A7/16/05 [Donation]
Hawkesbury 1794-1994: the first two hundred years of the second colonisation [1994]: Barkley, Jan & Nichols, Michelle. AN8.756/01/02 [May Armitage]
He must have swum! Tracing your ancestor’s arrival in Australia [1995]: Reakes, Janet & Johnson, Eileen B. A2/10/20 [May Armitage]
Henry Dangar’s Neotsfield 1825-2015 [2017]: Knodler, Gregory, J E. AH8.330/01/13 [G J E Knodler]
History of Brooklyn [Hawkesbury, NSW]: Johnson, Noel E. AN8.083/01/01 [May Armitage]
History of Mungindi to 1988 [1988]: Mungindi & D HS. AN8.406/01/01 [May Armitage]
History of Wyndham [NSW] 3rd edn [1993]: Wyndham Public School. AN8.550/01/01 [May Armitage]
Hub of the Flinders: the story of the Hawker District embracing …Cradock, Wilson, Hookina and Wonoka [1980]: Mincham, Hans. AS7/01/02 [May Armitage]
Index of births [handwritten] registered at Newcastle West, NSW [1894]: AH5/12/38
Index to John Turner’s Photos of Old Newcastle [1981] Ashford, Margaret, comp. AH7/25/04a
Instructions for American servicemen in Australia 1942 [reprint, Oxford Univ. 2006]: U.S. Army - Deptof War and Navy. A7/40/03 [Nita Fraser]
London’s forgotten children: Thomas Coram and the foundling hospital [2013]: Pugh, Gillian. NLo7/40/01 [Nita Fraser]
Lost relations: fortunes of my family in Australia’s Golden Age [2015]: Davison, Graeme. A7/18/28 [Brian Engel]
Magna Carta and all that: a guide to Magna Carta and life in England in 1215: [800th anniversary edn 2015]: Green, Rod. N7/40/01 [Nita Fraser]
May’s diary 1887: the thoughts of Mary Emily (May) Spencer…in her own words [2017]: Spencer, Mary Emily. A4/SPE/01 [Margaret Ashford]
More old Gosford and district in pictures [1978]: Dundon, Gwen. AN8.250/01/05 [Gail Goddard]
Most obedient servants on the Monaro and Far South Coast: [a history of school education] [1994]: Cornell, John Bernard. AN8.630/48/01 [May Armitage]
Newcastle Girls’ High School: magazine [Nobbys][1971]: Newcastle GHS. AH9/63/15c [W & K Nunn]
Newcastle’s Hunter Street: the first hundred years[with photos by Ralph Snowball] [2017]: Keating, Julie, comp. AH8.300/01/04
NMH 1932 Apr-Jun: domestic notices & accident reports [2017]: Snippers. NLP/03/1932b
NMH 1932 Jan-Jun: court reports [2017]: Snippers. NLP/04/1932a
Oxford companion to local and family history [1996]: Hey, David, ed. L2/10/29 [W & K Nunn]
Researching convicts (Handy solutions ser. no.6) [2007]: Central Coast Family History Society. A7/14/38 [W & K Nunn]
Spencer and Harriet Butler: the story of their origins and of their family in Australia [1982]: Thomas,Thurles. A4/BUT/02 [Donation]
St Matthew’s Windsor: an Anglican landmark celebrating 200 years [2016]: Jack, Ian & Barkley- Jack, Jan. AN7/85/05
St Stephens Church, Kurrajong: Parish Registers Vol. 2 1903-1936 [2017]: Upton, Chris, comp. AN5/12/37b
The Colonel: a biography of Lieutenant-Colonel Donald Cameron DSO & Bar [of Rouchel] [2015]: Harrison, Geoff. A4/CAM/01
The heather to the Hawkesbury: [a family’s immigration from Scotland to Australia] [2016]: Hunter, Sheila. AN7/18/11
The Herald 2016 Oct-Dec: domestic notices and index of deaths, funerals, in memoriam & probate notices only [2016]: Walker, Val. NLP/03/2016d
The Hunter Region in the Great War 1914-1918[2017]: Ray, Greg & Sylvia. AH7/81/13
The Kerry girls: emigration and the Earl Grey Scheme [2014]: Caball, Kay Moloney. A7/18/27
The Ladies of “Saumarez” [Armidale]: the story of an Australian country house and the women who called it home [1988]: Philp, Anne. AN8.350/17/02 [May Armitage]
The Native-born: the first white Australians [2000]: Molony, John. A7/01/24 [Donation]
The Rouchel: a history [2008]: Harrison, Geoff. AH8.336/01/01
The Stephens Family, Moonan Flat, New South Wales [2012]: Jobe, Beryl & Stephens, Mike. A4/STE/03
Tingha Public School reunion 1-3 October 1988: Tingha Public School. AN8.369/48/01[May Armitage]
Tracing your ancestors through [English] local history records: a guide for family historians [2016]: Oates, Jonathan. N5/05/04
Up she gets, for up she must! Account of a journey [by the first Dominican Nuns] from Kingston, Ireland to Maitland, Australia in 1867 during the age of sail [2001]: Hellwig,    Elizabeth. AH7/85/26 [Sr Elizabeth Hellwig]
Where pioneers lie: St John’s Cemetery, Campbelltown [1991]: Campbelltown and Airds H S & Munro, Jim. AN5/15/121 [May Armitage]
Years of change: [a nostalgic view of Australia in the 20s, 30s, and 40s] [1981]: Sharpe, Alan. A7/01/32 [Donation]

COMPUTER RESOURCES
Coalmining related deaths Hunter Valley NSW 1951-1975 [2017]: Maxwell, Frank, Higginbottom, G, & Engel, M. AH5/12/CD01d
Family histories of John Buchanan (1875 -1928)[and] John Williams Buchanan (1880-1916) [2017]: Buchanan, Garry. A4/BUC/CD01 [Garry Buchanan]
Historic Wyong Shire: over 1400 photos [n.d]: Wyong Shire Council. AN8.259/95/CD02 [Lee Broadley]
Historical and statistical account of New South Wales [1875]: Lang, John Dunmore. AN7/01/CD06
Immigration deposits 1862-1875: [records missing from Pastkeys CD] [2017]: Madden, Peter, comp. AN5/44/CD03
Index to Ipswich Cemetery Burial Register 1847-2014 [2017]: Ipswich Genealogical Society. AQ5/15/CD08
Remembrance: Newcastle’s First World War memorials [2017]: Shilling, Maree and Ken. AH5/70/CD3
St Andrew’s Cathedral, Sydney: a history [2007]: Sydney Anglican Cathedral. AN7/85/CD01 [Lee Broadley]

January - March 2017
Books:
Brief history of Lambton Fire Brigade Station [and Hamilton, New Lambton, Broadmeadow & Adamstown] [2016]: NSW Fire and Rescue. AH8.299/01/05 [NSW Museum of Fire]
Brunker family history [2016]: Brunker, Patricia, comp. A4/BRU/02 [Patricia Brunker]
Butterworth family history and papers. [2016]:Butterworth, Ruth, comp. A4/BUT/01 [John Butterworth]
Centenary of education 1863-1963: commemorative issue of ‘Laurae’, school magazine [1963]: Scone District Rural School. AH8.337/48/01 [Margaret Ashford]
Coffs Harbour Historic Cemetery [2016]: Morrow, Ruth & Coffs Harbour Regional Museum.AN5/15/230 [Sharon Nunn]
Dear Lyn: war letters written by Corporal Eric Douglas Regan, 2/5th Australian General Hospital 1940-1944 [2016]: Regan, David & Sharon, comp. A7/81/21 [Sharon & David Regan]
Donald McKay Harper: one of the first policemen of Coffs Harbour [2013]: Davey, Marie & Coffs Harbour Regional Museum. A4/HAR/01[Sharon Nunn]
From Scone to the head waters of the Hunter: a survey of properties and people, following the Gundy Road and various side-roads along the way 1896-97 [1963]: Bridge, M H (Mac). AH8.337/10/02 [Margaret Ashford]
Historic sites of Coffs Harbour [2012]: Davey, Marie & Coffs Harbour Regional Museum. AN8.450/01/07 [Sharon Nunn]
History of Sawtell including Toormina [2009]: Davey, Marie & Coffs Harbour Regional Museum. AN8.452/01/01 [Sharon Nunn]
History of the Bellinger River District Hospital [2015]: Rogers, Charlotte. AN8.454/32/01 [Sharon Nunn]
History of Woolgoolga [2014]: Davey, Marie & Coffs Harbour Regional Museum. AN8.456/01/02 [Sharon Nunn]
Industries of Coffs Harbour [2012]: Davey, Marie & Coffs Harbour Regional Museum. AN8.450/60/01 [Sharon Nunn]
Korora and the Big Banana [2016]: Davey, Marie & Coffs Harbour Regional Museum. AN8.450/01/08 [Sharon Nunn]
Looking back: [reminiscences and family history in the Manning/Taree area] [198?]: Mooney, Dallas.A4/MOO/01 [Sharon Nunn]
Merewether & the Junction: nineteenth century industrial towns [with photos by Ralph Snowball] [2016]: Keating, Julie. AH8.291/01/02
NMH 1932 Jan-Mar: domestic notices & accident reports [2016]: Snippers. NLP/03/1932a
NMH 1932 Jan-Mar: Newcastle news pp.1-254 [2016]: Snippers. NLP/05/1932a
NMH 1932 Jan-Mar: sport reports & results [2016]: Snippers. NLP/08/1932a
NMH 1932 Jan-Mar: suburban & Hunter news [2016]: Snippers. NLP/06/1932a
NSW & ACT Association of FHS: State Conference 2016, Camden, “Cow Pastures and Beyond” :Delegate Package: NSW & ACT Association of FHS. AN2/10/2016 [Col Hay]
Pioneers of Portland Head … Hawkesbury and Hunter Rivers and squatters of…New South Wales and Southern Queensland [1976]: Arndell, R M. AN7/17/01 [Wendy Swan]
Raymond Terrace Historical Cemetery: list of graves [1975]: Port Stephens Shire Council. AH5/15/083b [Dulcie Hartley]
Salisbury Public School 1875-1972: Salisbury via Dungog. [Back to Salisbury School Reunion] [1991]:Davis, Paul. AH8.420/48/03 [Dulcie Hartley]
Scone's Olympia Theatre: from rink to theatre [1995]: Ashford, Heather. AH8.337/01/07 [Margaret Ashford]
South Solitary Island Lighthouse [2013]: Davey, Marie & Coffs Harbour Regional Museum. AN8.450/12/01 [Sharon Nunn]
The Founding of a city: Coffs Harbour [2009]: Pitman, Merv & Coffs Harbour Regional Museum. AN8.450/01/05 [Sharon Nunn]
The Great War 1914-1918, World War One Scone District [2015]: Bell, Denise, comp. AH8.337/81/01 [Margaret Ashford]
The Herald 2016 Apr-Jun: domestic notices and index of deaths, funerals, in memoriam & probate notices only [2016]: Walker, Val, comp. NLP/03/2016b
The Herald 2016 Jul-Sep: domestic notices and index of deaths, funerals, in memoriam & probate notices only [2016]: Walker, Val, comp. NLP/03/2016c
The Way we worked in Newcastle and the Hunter Vol.1 [2016]: Ray, Greg & Sylvia. AH7/60/18
Time chart of Coffs Harbour: beginnings [2011]: Davey, Marie & Coffs Harbour Regional Museum. AN8.450/01/06 [Sharon Nunn]

COMPUTER RESOURCES
Hunter hotels and licensees: Guilford, Elizabeth, comp. Transcribed from card index by Julie Keating. [2016] AH5/89/CD01

October - December 2016
1862 immigrants & crew index [of free and assisted passengers on ships to Queensland] [2001]: Johnson, Eileen B, comp. AQ5/45/15
A walk through Launceston’s history [1993]: Heathcote, Beverley. AT7/01/02 [Dulcie Hartley]
Badgery’s Creek cemeteries [2016]: Liverpool Genealogy Society. AN5/15/229
Chained to the soil on the plains of Emu: a history of the Emu Plains Government Agricultural Establishment 1819-1832 [2000]: Stacker, Lorraine. AN7/62/03
Chilvers and Rae, shipbuilders & publicans in early Stockton [2016]: McCoach, Pamela Elizabeth. A4/CHI/02 [Pam Sharkey]
Chronological history of Tamworth Vol. 1: Sections A to S, Prehistory to 1894 [2004]: Green, Lyall & Newman, Warren. AN8.340/01/10
Chronological history of Tamworth Vol. 2: Sections T to AA, 1933 [2004]: Green, Lyall & Newman, Warren. AN8.340/01/11
Chronological history of Tamworth Vol. 3: Sections AB to AJ, 1934 to 1970 [2004]: Green, Lyall & Newman, Warren. AN8.340/01/12
Chronological history of Tamworth Vol. 4: Sections AK to AR, from 1971 and Index [2004]: Green, Lyall & Newman, Warren. AN8.340/01/13
Cox’s Road dreaming guide book: [Bathurst to Emu Plains]: a natural history: [2015]: Goldney, David C. AN8.795/01/04
Dharug & Dungaree: the history of Penrith and St Marys to 1860 [1988]: Murray, Robert & White, Kate. AN8.750/01/04
Emu Hall [1980]: Nepean District Historical Society. AN7/10/09
Faded footsteps: Queensland’s Ukrainian Anzacs [2016]: Misko, Khrystyna. A7/81/19 [Ukrainian Community of Qld]
Field of Mars Cemetery at Ryde, NSW [2016]: Shaw, Kevin & Eastment, Janice. AN5/15/228
Guide to tracing your Galway ancestors [2012]: O’Dowd, Peadar. RCo2/10/01  Herstory: lives of the Parramatta Female Factory women [2016]: Friends of the Parramatta Female Factory. AN5/50/10
Historic places of Australia [1981]: Pepworth, Barbara. A7/01/21 [Dulcie Hartley]
Historic Ryde: a guide to some significant heritage sites in the City of Ryde [2002]: Shaw, Kevin, ed. AN8.112/01/04
History of the Catholic Church in Western Australia [1979]: Bourke, D F. AW7/85/01
History of West Wallsend Colliery and the surrounding collieries [working the Borehole Seam] [2016]: Glencore Coal Assets Australia & Andrews, Brian J. AH7/65/28 [Norma Tonks]
*   Hunter Region transport improvement programme [197]: NSW Transport Strategy Advisory Committee. AH7/50/17 [Elaine Sheehan]
In search of a better life: British and Irish migration [2011]: Davis, Graham, ed. M7/18/01
Index to marriage registers of the Anglican Parish, St Mark’s, Picton Vol. 2 1898-1929 [2003]: Picton & District H & FHS & Williams, Ken, comp. AN5/12/40
Index to marriage registers of the Anglican Parish, St Mark’s, Picton Vol. 3 1924-1963 [2003]: Picton & District H & FHS & Williams, Ken, comp. AN5/12/41
Index to marriage registers of the Anglican Parish, The Oaks; Stonequarry; Picton Vol.1 1839-1897 [2002]: Picton & District H & FHS & Williams, Ken, comp. AN5/12/39
Laugh and the world laughs with you: memoirs of a man from Hookers [Real Estate] [1996]: Lightfoot, Peter. A4/LIG/01 [Karilyn Pawley]
Magnificent Minnaville [1803-1986 and its occupants] [1988]: Gray, Jean A. AN7/36/03
Monumental inscriptions in the library of the Society of Genealogists Part 1: Southern England [1984]: Collins, Lydia, ed. N5/15/02 [Sylvia Heath]
National commercial directory: ... Manufacturers and traders, Cornwall, Dorsetshire, Devonshire…1830 Facsimile edn [1993]: Pigot & Co. N5/80/01 [Sylvia Heath]
Penrith centenary 1871-1971 [1972]: Penrith City Council. AN8.750/01/02
Pictorial history of the Wyong Shire: vols 5 & 6 [1984, 1988]: Stinson, Edward. AN8.259/01/03e ,03f [Lee Broadley] 
Poll books c.1696 - 1872: a directory to holdings in Great Britain 3rd edn [1994]: Gibson, Jeremy & Rogers, Colin. M5/25/02b [Sylvia Heath]
Ryde goes to war 1914-1918 [2015]: Ryde District HS. A7/81/20
Samuel Marsden: preacher, pastor, magistrate & missionary [2016]: Pettett, David B. A4/MAR/07
Some bridges around Penrith [1980]: Palmer, H, comp. AN8.750/01/03
St Joseph’s Orphanage, Cowper [Clarence River]: a community project: Weiley, Judith & Ford, Malcolm. AN7/85/04 [Ann-Maree Mitchell]
St Luke’s Anglican Church, Wallsend, NSW: baptism registers 1862-1925; marriage registers 1867-1965; burial registers 1862-1872; 1925-1985 [2016]: Maddocks, Marilyn, comp. AH5/12/37
Stories and tales of the transported convicts [1990]: Donohoe, James Hugh. A7/14/37
Ten pound Poms: Australia’s invisible migrants [2005]: Hammerton, A James & Thomson, Alistair. A7/18/26
The Ark in your pocket: how to keep your family connected for thousands of years [2015]: Henry, Warren. A2/20/03
The Handy book of parish law [1995]: Wiltshire Family History Society & Holdsworth, W A. NWi7/76/01 [Sylvia Heath]
The Hunter Valley [1978]: Cox, Philip et al. AH7/01/67 [Dulcie Hartley]
The mining heritage of Wallsend and Elermore Vale [1860-1900] [2015]: Duggan, Paul. AH8.287/65/01 [Robyn Rose]
The way we were: a pictorial history of the Scone District 1901-2001 [2002]: McMullin, Anne et al. AH8.337/01/06 [Margaret Ashford]
Tracing your East Anglian ancestors: [a guide for family historians] [2015]: Blanchard, Gill. N2/10/07
Tracing your house history: a guide for family historians [2013]: Blanchard, Gill. N7/36/01
Tracing your seafaring ancestors: a guide to maritime photographs for family historians [2016]: Wills, Simon. M7/83/01
William Braggett, Upper Hunter pioneer [2011]: Braggett, Eddie J. A4/BRA/05 [Karilyn Pawley]
*   Wiltshire Emigration Association 1849-1851 Index [1993]: Wiltshire Family History Society. NWi7/18/01 [Sylvia Heath]
Writing and publishing gripping family histories [2016]: Baxter, Carol. A2/21/09
Writing your family history [2016]: Blanchard, Gill. A2/21/10
Young Lawn Cemetery [2016]: Young & District FHG. AN5/15/003b

COMPUTER RESOURCES
 
Bench books and court cases in the District of Brisbane Water 1826-1874: Part 1 court cases, depositions (2) 1841-1855; depositions (3) 1855- 1872 [2014]: Central Coast FHS. AN5/55/CD02a , AN5/55/CD02b
 
Chronicles of early Melbourne 1835-1851 [2007]: Finn, Edmund. AV7/01/CD02
 
Discovery and settlement of Port Mackay, Queensland [2006]: Archive CD Books Australia. AQ7/10/CD03
 
Gosford Times, Woy Woy and Wyong District Advocate Deaths and Marriages 1892 -1954 [2016]: Wyong FHG. AN5/12/CD23
 
History of the Diocese of Goulburn [1937] Wyatt, Ransome T. Editor: Sandra Young [2014]: AN8.580/85/CD01 [Sandra Young]
 
Illawarra Mercury Index [of births, deaths and marriages] 1856 to 1900, 1901 to 1930 [2016]: Illawarra FHG. AN5/12/CD24a, b
 
Jubilee history of Queensland [2007]: Archive CD Books Australia. AQ7/01/CD01
 *  Lisarow Cemetery: forget us not, headstones [2015]: Central Coast FHS. AN5/15/CD27a
 
Liverpool General Cemetery, Liverpool NSW, 1894- 2014: transcriptions, burial registers and photographs of headstones [2016]: Shepherd, B & E. AN5/15/CD32
 
Moreton Bay settlement; or, Queensland before separation 1770-1859 [2007]: Archive CD Books Australia. AQ7/10/CD04
 
Pubs and publicans in NSW 1860-1900 [2016]: Knight, Ken, Scott, Fred & Society of Australian Genealogists. AN5/89/CD13
 
Pugh’s Almanac & Queensland Directory 1870 [2007]: Archive CD Books Australia. AQ9/35/CD03
 
Pugh’s Almanac & Queensland Directory 1881 [2006]: Archive CD Books Australia. AQ9/35/CD04
 
Queanbeyan Red Cross inter-war years 1920-1938 [2016]: Young, Sandra, comp. AN7/81/CD04 [Sandra Young]
 
Queensland Government Gazette 1861 [2006]: Archive CD Books Australia. AQ5/60/CD07
 
Queensland Government Gazette 1886 [2006]: Archive CD Books Australia. AQ5/60/CD08
 
Queensland Police Gazette 1867-1868 [2006]: Archive CD Books Australia. AQ5/61/CD01
 
Queensland Police Gazette 1871-1880 [2006]: Archive CD Books Australia. AQ5/61/CD02
 
Queensland Police Gazette 1890 [2006]: Archive CD Books Australia. AQ5/61/CD03
 
Queensland Police Gazette compendium 1906-1910 [2008]: Archive CD Books Australia. AQ5/61/CD04
 
Queensland Post Office Directory 1908 [2009]: Archive Digital Books Australasia. AQ5/80/CD03
 
Queensland Post Office Directory 1920 [2010]: Archive Digital Books Australasia. AQ5/80/CD04
 
Queensland Public Service Index 1864-1948 [2005]: Queensland FHS. AQ5/85/CD01
 
Ronkana Cemetery, Wyong NSW: monumental inscriptions, photographs and unmarked graves [2016]: Wyong FHG. AN5/15/CD31
 
St Luke’s Anglican Church Wallsend, NSW: baptism, marriage & burial registers 1862-1985 [2016]: Maddocks, Marilyn, comp. AH5/12/CD10

July - September 2016
100 Australian bushrangers 1789-1901 [1982]: Nixon, Allan M. A7/15/01 [Dulcie Hartley]
A Branch of the Brydens and associated families of Lowe, Duck, and Raw [2001]: Bryden, Daphne. A4/BRY/01 [Sandra Thompson]
Bark hut or horse to Toronto: Awaba School 1891-1991 [1991]: Saxon, Doug. AH8.283/48/02 [Dulcie Hartley]
Casuarina: Magazine of the Oak Flats High School 1987 [1987]: Oak Flats HS. AN9/63/03
Catalogue of  public auction sale by Paul Taylor, Newcastle [of the League's period furniture, paintings, catering equipment]  [July 2003]: Victoria League of NSW, Newcastle Branch. AH7/39/20 [David Griffin]
Centenary history of the Anglican Parish of Belmont [1987?]: Hargreaves, C H J. AH8.280/85/01 [Alison Morris]
Coals to Hexham, the continuing story [1994] (original edn 1982 by Kenn Pearce):  McNicol, Steve. AH7/65/27 [Dulcie Hartley]
Dobell House [1994]: Hodges-Linton, Betty. AH7/36/19 [David Griffin]
Drawing history: stories from Newcastle and the Hunter Valley [n.d.]: Pirie, Bob & Lewis, Dudley. AH7/01/66
Historical account of Kendall & Camden Haven area [1998]: Camden Haven Adult and Community Education. AN8.439/01/01 [Dulcie Hartley]
History of NSW 1728-1977: no hearsay, only true facts. Windsor, Richmond, Penrith, [etc.]  and battle actions …in which men from these districts fought [1978?]: McClelland, James. AN7/01/17 [John Greenwood]
History of Tea Gardens Public School 1888-2009: celebrating the 20th official opening of the School Parliament [2009]: Winn, Janis. AH8.324/48/03
History of the Searles family  [includes original documents] [n.d.]: Kyle, Margaret Evelyn. A4/SEA/02 [David Hadfield]
Hunter Valley Register Family Entries: births, deaths, marriages, with some personalities, institutions and oddments in the Hunter Valley District, Register 2 1884-1890  Vols 1-6 [1974]: Champion, Ben W, comp. AH5/12/03g -l [Janet Rowan]
Hunter Valley Register Family Entries: births, deaths, marriages, with some personalities, institutions and oddments in the Hunter Valley District: Register 3 1891-1900  Vols 1-6 [1976]: Champion, Ben W, comp. AH5/12/03m-r  [Janet Rowan]
In search of the early Nepean pioneers  [199?]: Nepean District Historical Archaeology Group. AN7/10/08
Keeping the ships at sea: ship repair at Cockatoo Island 1857 to 1991 [2013]: Jeremy, John C. AN7/12/04
Letters home: a collection of letters…by Peter…& David Carswell between 1959 and 1962 [2010]: Bruderlin, Christine, ed. A4/CAR/03 [Christine Bruderlin]
Midwives: Bellingen, Bowraville, Coffs Harbour, Dorrigo, Guy Fawkes, Macksville, Nambucca [2016]: Coffs Harbour District FHS. AN7/32/09
More hidden Hamilton: further stories of people, place and community [2016]: Cotton, Ruth. AH8.303/01/05
Newcastle and the Hunter: the revolution of a region [1991]: Cogan, Brian, ed. AH8.300/01/03 [David Griffin]
Novocastrian: magazine of Newcastle Boys' High School   Final edition [1976]: Newcastle Boys' HS. AH9/63/07m [Elaine Sheehan]
Pictorial history [of] Randwick [2001]: Lawrence, Joan. AN8.031/01/01 [Lee Broadley]
Pte Arthur Ernest Keppie: his diary, letters and postcards 1914-1915 [1999]: Coyle, Edwin L, ed. A4/KEP/02 [Dulcie Hartley]
Sermons in stones: a look at cemetery symbols [2010]: Cullen, Peter. AN5/16/04 [Angela Webb]
Short history of the Tongarra Mine [1996]: Tongarra Heritage Society. AN8.527/01/01
Smelters' haven to artist's rest: the hotels of Lake Macquarie: Tonks, Ed. AH7/36/20
Smoky city: a history of air pollution in Newcastle, NSW [2015]: Bridgman, Howard & Cushing, Nancy. AH7/60/17
St Luke's Uniting Church Belmont: our history to celebrate our 40th anniversary 1971-2011 [2011]: Harman, Peggy, comp. AH8.280/85/02 [Alison Morris]
Sydney has an opera house [n.d.]: Ziegler, Oswald L. AN8.000/67/02 [David Griffin]
The Bramble Family: a record of William Bramble 1803-1887 [1985]: Winn, Janis. A4/BRA/04 [David Hadfield]
The Gardner family of Rouchel Brook [2016]: Ashford, Margaret & MacDougall, Jim. A4/GAR/03 [Margaret Ashford]
The Herald 2016 Jan-Mar: domestic notices and index of deaths, funerals, in memoriam & probate notices only [2016]: Walker, Val, comp. NLP/03/2016a
The second rush: a study of the goldrush to Sofala in 1851 [1986]: Baker, Robert G V. AN8.795/16/02
The transportation, escape and pardoning of Mary Bryant [1983]: Currey, C H. A7/14/36 [Sue O'Brien]
Three cemeteries of the Upper Hunter: Giant's Creek, Mount Dangar [and] Wybong [2015] [Photos of graves on DVD at AH5/15/ CD19 ]: Ahearn, Lionel & Meissner, Garry. AH5/15/120
V E Day in photographs [from UK, Europe and USA]: 50th Anniversary [1995]: McKnight, Sean. L7/81/07 [Dulcie Hartley]
William Munnings Arnold 1819-1875 (Paterson H.S. Heritage Address  [1993]: Boyle, Harry F. A4/ARN/03 [Dulcie Hartley]

COMPUTER RESOURCES
Denman Cemetery update [maps and database] [2015]: Muswellbrook FHS. AH5/15/CD17a
Muswellbrook Cemetery update 2009 to 2015 & Kayuga Cemetery [2015]: Muswellbrook FHS. AH5/15/CD16a
Photographs of a selection of Australian war memorials and cemetery graves [2016]: Rose, Robyn, comp. A5/70/CD06 [Robyn Rose]
Queensland early pioneers: indexes 1824-1859 [2004]: Queensland FHS. AQ5/12/CD03
Three cemeteries of the Upper Hunter: [Supplement to the book of the same title at AH5/15/120) with photos of graves] [2015]: Ahearn, Lionel & Meissner Garry. AH5/15/CD19

MICROFICHE
Queensland Death Indexes 1925-1929 [8 fiche]; 1930-1934 [7 fiche]; 1935-1939 [8 fiche]: Queensland Registrar General. AQ5/12/M08 [Laraine Cross]
Walter Carter Pty Ltd Funeral Director [Maroubra]: funeral books Vol. 3 1913-1922 [2 fiche]: Cape Banks FHS. AN5/12/M34

COMPUTER INDEXES available in the  library

The Subject Index contains references to journal articles, microfiche, maps, some books (where the title is not descriptive of the subject) and chapters in books. It is best used by scrolling down the alphabetical list of subjects.

The Journals Index lists all our exchange and donated journals. It includes the name and address of each society and the title of the journal.

The Cemetery Index is very comprehensive. It includes references to books, journal articles, microfiche, CDs and maps.

FILING CABINETS
These have the following 5 sections: Surname, Local History and Subject Files, School Photos and Miscellaneous.

Our aim is to make our resources as accessible as possible to as many members as possible. If you need help using them please ask.
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