2014, English, Book, Illustrated edition: Tracing mining ancestors : a brief guide to resources in Australia and New Zealand / Shauna Hicks. Hicks, Shauna, (author.)

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Tracing mining ancestors : a brief guide to resources in Australia and New Zealand / Shauna Hicks
 
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Physical Description
  • 60 pages : illustrations (some colour) ; 21 cm.
Published
  • St Agnes, SA Unlock the Past, 2014.
Language
  • English

Edition details

Title
  • Tracing mining ancestors : a brief guide to resources in Australia and New Zealand /​ Shauna Hicks.
Author
  • Hicks, Shauna, (author.)
Published
  • St Agnes, SA Unlock the Past, 2014.
Copyright
  • ©2014
Content Types
  • text
Carrier Types
  • volume
Physical Description
  • 60 pages : illustrations (some colour) ; 21 cm.
Subjects
Summary
  • This guide is for anyone researching their mining ancestors. It provides a starting place with a description of the various resources available with an area by area guide for both Australia and New Zealand.
Contents
  • Abbreviations
  • Preface
  • Introduction
  • Brief history of mining in Australia and New Zealand
  • Cultural heritage
  • Miner's health
  • Resources
  • Places
  • An international view
  • Conclusion
  • Bibliography
  • Index.
Notes
  • "The guide covers archival and library resources, maps, photographs, newspapers, published works and online resources ... Women are often hard to find in colonial records but sometimes they can be found working and living in mining areas or perhaps as shareholders in local mines. School records can also help to trace the movements of a mining family"--Back cover.
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 56-57) and index.
Language
  • English
ISBN
  • 9781921956430
Dewey Number
  • 929.1072094
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