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Parallel form(s) of name
Other form(s) of name
26-28 Leigh Street, Adelaide, SA 5000
GPO Box 1072, Adelaide 5001
Geographical and cultural context
Mandates/Sources of authority
Records management and collecting policies
Local government records.
Department of Lands: Immigrant Ships' Papers 1849-1885; Lists of assisted immigrants 1845-1886; Various c1835-1985; Various lands records, journals, correspondence 1834-1850.
Hospitals Department: Admission Registers 1840-1926 (2.5m); Various c1848-1982.
Destitute Persons Department: Registers of Admissions 1870-1924.
Attorney General's Department: Coroner's Reports from Police 1879-1910. Corporate Affairs (ASC): Various c1884-1991.
Engineering and Water Supply Department: Various c1860-1990.
Police Department: Various c1838-1980.
Governor's Office: Letters patent 1836; Governor Hindmarsh's Commission 1836.
Colonial Secretary's Office: Correspondence 1836-1856.
Colonisation Commissioners: Despatches 1836-1847.
Quantity: 67,926 m (ACA Australian Archival Statistics, 1998)
Finding aids, guides and publications
Guide to Records Relating to Women, 1836- (5 volumes)
Guide to Records Relating to People of Non-English Speaking Backgrounds, 1836- .
Guide to Family History Sources (Ancestors in Archives) .