Busting through family history brick walls

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  • Heritage


This session offers expert guidance to overcome family history research deadends. The program will cover common mistakes and problems, hard to find ancestors, accessing and understanding Indigenous records, Adoption and Child Welfare records and more.

Bring your own laptop, iPad or tablet to access library wifi and library versions of Ancestry.com, Findmypast.com and other useful online resources. Each session includes hands-on tasks and take home information. Beginners welcome.

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Image: Children in Princes Street at Christmas morning tea party for their new dolls - early 1940s, pm1318, PPCC

Photograph by Lloyd Holmes, kindly donated by Margaret Couch

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    Emerald Hill Library & Heritage Centre
    195 Bank Street
    South Melbourne
    Vic 3205




    Telephone: 92096 416

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