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Tide Waiters, fettlers and computors: Researching occupations at the National Archives

When: 1PM to 2PM

Where: Hetzel Lecture Theatre
 State Library of SA, Nth Tce

Genealogy Gems Lunch Time Sessions

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Thursday June 17, 1pm to 2pm

Registrations open

Seats are strictly limited - Bookings are Essential: CLICK HERE

Computors D874 bc 9641286Sue Lear, President Genealogy SA introduces Nick Gleghorn, National Archives Australia; Director South Australia who will present Tide waiters, fettlers and computors: Researching Occupations at the National Archives.

From posties, tide waiters and lighthouse keepers to jerquing officers, railway fettlers and computors, the National Archives collection holds information about many different occupations that have existed in Australia.

Come along to this seminar by National Archives Australia and learn how to find out more about these occupations and how to find records relating to your family’s employment in the Australian Public Service.

 

Thursday July 15, 1pm to 2pm Presentation to be announced

Thursday August 19, 1pm to 2pm Presentation to be announced

Thursday September 16, 1pm to 2pm Presentation to be announced

Thursday October 21, 1pm to 2pm Presentation to be announced

Thursday November 18, 1pm to 2pm Presentation to be announced

  

Location

State Library of South Australia, Hetzel Lecture Theatre
North Terrace, Adelaide, SA 5000

Access to the Hetzel theatre can be made via the Institute Building, corner of Kintore and North Terrace.

 

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