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    Articles relating to the naming of Petersburg/Peterborough

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  1. THE Petersburg Times AND NORTHERN ADVERTISER. TUESDAY, DECEMBER 4, 1906. Local and [?]eneral News.
    Petersburg Times (SA : 1887 - 1919) Tuesday 4 December 1906 p 2 Article
    Abstract: BCTLER, SHANNO[?] & Co. will hold their next sale at Petersburg on the 21st inst. on account of the Christmas holidays. MR. W. H. EVANS will lecture ... 622 words
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    1906 reference to the naming of the town:

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  2. Petersburg News, December 4.
    Petersburg Times (SA : 1887 - 1919) Tuesday 11 December 1906 p 1 Article
    Abstract: The death is reported of Mr. Peter Doecke near Kapunda, an old colonist and one of the first settlers of Petersburg. Mr. Doecke settled as early as 1 ... 330 words
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  3. REVIEWING THE PAST. EARLY HISTORY OF PETERSBURG. 1875 to 1897.
    Petersburg Times (SA : 1887 - 1919) Friday 20 December 1912 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Through the courtesy of Mr. Wm. Heithersay (who was always one to help along his town and do a good deep when he could) we are enabled to 8900 words
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  4. TOWN COUNCIL.
    Petersburg Times (SA : 1887 - 1919) Friday 4 June 1915 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Minutes of previous meeting read and confirmed. Clerk's finance report showed receipts £40 1/6, bank balances, E. Light, cr, 1349 words
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  5. CORRESPONDENCE.
    Petersburg Times (SA : 1887 - 1919) Friday 18 February 1916 p 2 Article
    Abstract: We are always glad to air public grievances, though personal and private metters must necessarily be debarred, and public questions in relation to th ... 220 words
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  6. CORRESPONDENCE.
    Petersburg Times (SA : 1887 - 1919) Friday 25 February 1916 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Sir,—I noticed in the last issue of the "Times" that some practical joker had suggested associating my name with any proposed alteration that 225 words
    • Text last corrected on 30 September 2015 by Jae.Em
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  7. PETERSBURG CORPORATION.
    Petersburg Times (SA : 1887 - 1919) Friday 17 November 1916 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Fortnightly meeting, held November 13. Present—All, except Cr, Dennis, from whom an apology was received. 952 words
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  8. PETERSBURG CORPORATION.
    Petersburg Times (SA : 1887 - 1919) Friday 30 November 1917 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Fortnight meeting held November 26. Present—all. Appeals against the assessment of the Junction and Petersburg. Hotels were heard and 547 words
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  9. The Country.
    Observer (Adelaide, SA : 1905 - 1931) Saturday 9 December 1916 p 11 Article
    Abstract: APPILA YARROWIE, December 2.—On Wednesday evening, in the public hall, a farewell social was tendered to Pte. C. L. Clarke, who has enlisted with the ... 10413 words
    • Text last corrected on 30 November 2018 by warrandee
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  10. WHAT'S IN A NAME?
    Petersburg Times (SA : 1887 - 1919) Friday 17 November 1916 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Last week we drew attention to the serious effect it would have on business and the general importance of the town if the proposed native name 280 words
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    Includes statement by Cr. Bowering

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  11. NAMES OF PLACES ALTERED.
    Border Watch (Mount Gambier, SA : 1861 - 1954) Friday 4 January 1918 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The Governor in Council yesterday approved of the alteration of many name places in the State. One list has been published, and another will be out 74 words
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  12. "PETERBOROUGH" OR "PETERSBURG."
    Observer (Adelaide, SA : 1905 - 1931) Saturday 12 July 1919 p 31 Article
    Abstract: Petitions are being forwarded to members of Parliament, with a view to both the Houses being approached later, as follows:—1. Your petitioners, resid ... 487 words
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    2018-06-15 05:56:17.0

    Added statement re: Peter's Store and not being of German origins.

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  13. "HY NOT "PETERSBURGH?"
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Friday 18 July 1919 p 9 Article
    Abstract: From "ONLOOKER:"—During the progress of the war Parliament decided that the Teutonic taint in our nomenclature should be removed, and I do not agree ... 299 words
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  14. PETERSBURG OR PETERBOROUGH?
    The Express and Telegraph (Adelaide, SA : 1867 - 1922) Thursday 28 August 1919 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Soon after the war began the name Petersburg was wiped off the map of South Australia and "Peterborough" was substituted. There was a division of 124 words
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  15. PETERSBURG OF PETERBOROUGH.
    Daily Herald (Adelaide, SA : 1910 - 1924) Friday 29 August 1919 p 4 Article
    Abstract: According to potitions presented in the House of Assembly one section of the population of Peterborough desire that that name be retained, while one 123 words
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  16. PETERSBURG OR PETERBOROUGH?
    The Express and Telegraph (Adelaide, SA : 1867 - 1922) Tuesday 15 July 1919 p 2 Article
    Abstract: In the House of Assembly on Tuesday Mr. Buxton presented a petition signed by 221 residents of Peterborough and the surrounding district, asking that ... 93 words
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  17. PETERSBURG OR PETERBOROUGH?
    Observer (Adelaide, SA : 1905 - 1931) Saturday 23 February 1918 p 28 Article
    Abstract: At the last meeting of the Peterborough. Parish Council of the Australian Catholic Federation the Right Rev. Dr. Norton (Bishop of Port Augusta) Refe ... 106 words
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  18. PETERSBURG CORPORATION.
    Petersburg Times (SA : 1887 - 1919) Friday 11 January 1918 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Fortnightly meeting held on January 7th. Present:—All except Cr. Dennis, from whom an apology was received. Board of Health Inspector 829 words
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  19. CORRESPONDENCE. RE RE-NAMING TOWNS.
    Petersburg Times (SA : 1887 - 1919) Friday 10 November 1916 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Sir—Why this sudden craze for outlandish native names? Granted that it is advisable to abolish German titles, could they not be replaced by 239 words
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  20. TOWNS, PEOPLE, AND THINGS WE OUGHT TO KNOW Peterborough: Big Junction Town Of The North OUT-STATION WHICH BECAME A YOUNG CITY No. XXXII.
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 26 January 1933 p 46 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Today Peterborough is a live town with an estimated population of 6,000. It is probably the busiest railway junction outside of Adelaide. Fifty years ... 4292 words
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  21. Petersburg Times and Northern advertiser FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 1916. Local and General News
    Petersburg Times (SA : 1887 - 1919) Friday 24 November 1916 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Exemptions—Attention is directed to the Military advertisement in this issue in reference to exempted persons under the War Service Act. 1661 words
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  22. NORTHERN DISTRICT LICENSING BENCH.
    Port Augusta Dispatch and Flinders' Advertiser (SA : 1880 - 1884) Friday 9 December 1881 p 6 Article
    Abstract: On Tuesday next, 13th inst., the second sitting of the Northern District Licensing Bench will be held at the Court-house, Port Augusta, when the foll ... 274 words
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    Transfer of storekeeper's licence, from Mr Walter Peters Laurenti, Otto, and William Basedow.

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  23. NORTHERN DISTRICT LICENSING BENCH. PORT AUGUSTA, DECEMBER 13. (Before Messrs. George Donaldson, S.M. (chairman), J. R. Goodiar, George Cobbin, J. Scott, and B Smith, J's.P.) PUBLIC...
    South Australian Weekly Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1881 - 1889) Saturday 17 December 1881 p 23 Article
    Abstract: W. H. Tremaine, Johnsburgh Hotel, Johnsburgh. Mr. Bright for the applicant. Granted. John Fitzgerald, Gillick Arms, Wilson. Mr. Bright for the applic ... 681 words
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    Walter Peters - slaughtering licence

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  24. NORTHERN DISTRICT LICENSING BENCH. REPORT AUGUSTA, DECEMBER 13.
    Port Augusta Dispatch and Flinders' Advertiser (SA : 1880 - 1884) Friday 16 December 1881 p 6 Article
    Abstract: (Before George Donaldson, Esq., S.M. (Chairman), J. R. Goodiar, Esq., Geo. Cobbin, Esq., J. Scott, Esq., and R. Smith, Esq., J's. P.) 997 words
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  25. MARRIAGES.
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Saturday 25 June 1910 p 56 Article
    Abstract: A quiet little wedding took place in the Presbyterian Church, Koolunga, on Wednesday morning, June 15, when Miss. Mary Elsie Chalmers, eldest daughte ... 784 words
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    Marriage of Walter Charles Peters, son of H F Peters, now of WA

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  26. NORTHERN DISTRICT LICENSING BENCH. ANNUAL MEETING. CLARE, WEDNESDAY, MARCH 3.
    South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900) Thursday 3 March 1881 p 1 Article
    Abstract: Present-Messrs. J. Varley, S.M. (elected Chairman by the Bench for the year), W. L. Beare, C. Kimber, and P. McNamara, J.P.'s. INSPECTOR'S REPORT. 2335 words
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    Extension of storekeeper's license for Walter Peters, Yongala

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