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Memorial at Lord Howe Island (Vietnam)
War Memorial (includes names) WWI & WWII
Photographs
Lord Howe Island: coral reef and lagoon, 1957
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Lord Howe Island: beach scene, 1914-1915
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Lord Howe Island: Schoolhouse, 1948
Notes: children born on the island acquire with majority a certain number of shares in the company which is made up of most of the island's people, and which markets the seed from the palm crop.
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Lord Howe Island: Last flying boat service, 1974
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Lord Howe Island: a car on road, 1948
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Lord Howe Island: harbour, 1948
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Lord Howe Island: Salmon Beach looking north, 1948
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Lord Howe Island: A man on a sled being pulled by a horse, 1948
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Lord Howe Island: Farmstead, 1948
Notes: A local advisory council elected on the island, helps the board in Sydney to run the palm seed industry. Under the board the residents are mostly shareholders in a marketing company controlled by the State Government of NSW
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Lord Howe Island: A typical house, 1948
Notes: Lord Howe's crowning glory is its dense growth of trees and plants, many of them peculiar to the island.
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Lord Howe Island: A beach, people and horses, circa 1880
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Lord Howe Island: 100th anniversary of postal operations, circa 1900-1950; series C4076
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Lord Howe Island: Ned's Beach, 1957
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Lord Howe Island: Pinnacle Rock, 1957
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Lord Howe Island: Silhouette of islands in sea, 1914-1915
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Sir Hudson Fysh - photographs, aerial & miscellaneous views, 1920s-1940s
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Sir Hudson Fysh - photographs, identified aeroplanes, 1934-1972
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Sir Hudson Fysh - photographs from Wings to the world, 1945-1965
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Tourism New South Wales: Miscellaneous - photonegatives, circa 1975
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Convict Records

Certificates of Freedom (1823-69)

Convict Bank Accounts (1837-70)

Convict Exiles (1849-50)

Pardons (1791-1825) & (1837-1847)

Tickets of Exemption Government Labor (1827-32)

Tickets of Leave/Emancipation/Pardons (1810-19)

Tickets of Leave (1810-1875)

Ticket of Leave Passports (1835-69)

Historical Records NSW

Colonial Secretary

Court‚ Police‚ Prison

Deceased Estate Files

Education & Child Welfare

Insolvency Records (1842-1887)

Land Records

Lord Howe Island Board (State Records)

Naturalisation 1834-1903

Soldiers & Marines Pay/Muster Rolls (1787-1830)

Maps

Lord Howe Island, Tasman Sea

Map of the State Electoral Districts for the Sydney area, including Lord Howe Island
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Map of Australia and Lord Howe Island, 1973
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Visitors Information Map

Census

1828 NSW Census (fee based)

1841 NSW Census Index

1901 Census Collectors Book Lord Howe Island
NSW SR Ref: LHI, King, Book 1, Fiche 1087 (2/8560)

1891 Census (District 100) Collectors Book Lord Howe Island; NSW SR Ref: LHI, Fiche 2542 (2/8248)

1901 Census Collectors Book Norfolk Island;
NSW SR Ref: NI, Kingston, Book 2a, Fiche 1087 (2/8560)

1901 Census Collectors Book Norfolk Island;
NSW SR Ref: County Lands, Book 2b, Fiche 1087 (2/8560)

Correspondence
Margaret Blackburn - letters received (14) from her brother David Blackburn, 1787-1791
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Blackburn family - letters received from David Blackburn, Master of HMS Supply, together with his silhouette and other papers relating to his career and death, 1779-1796
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William Waterhouse - Letters written by Henry Waterhouse to his father, 1788-1801; and other papers, 1782-1803
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John Campbell - Letter to his parents, 9 August 1789
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Mary Marlowe - Papers and literary works, 1875-1958
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Shipping Lists

Assisted immigrants to Port Phillip (1839-51)

Assisted immigrants to Sydney/Newcastle (1844-59)

Assisted immigrants to Sydney (1860-79)

Assisted immigrants to Sydney (1880-96)

Convicts and Convict Ships NSW, Norfolk Island & Tasmania, 1801-1849
Convicts and Convict Ships NSW, Norfolk Island, Sydney & Hobart, 1840-1847
Convicts & Ships to Port Jackson NSW (1787-1800)

Unassisted Immigrants 1842-55

Vessels Arrived in Sydney, 1837-1925

Passenger Lists: Inwards (Lord Howe) All Ports (1 Jan 1924 - 31 Dec 1964)
National Archives: series A907
Incoming passenger list for SS MORINDA arriving Lord Howe Island on 21 February 1946
National Archives: series A907/1
Crew Lists of all vessels departing from the ports of Sydney, Botany Bay, Newcastle, Port Kembla, Eden and Lord Howe Island as final ports; (1 May 1948 - 31 Dec 1979) & (1 Jul 1979 - 30 Jun 1981)
National Archives: series SP1717/1 & SP1925/1

Military Records

Commemorative Roll

Honours and Awards

Nominal Roll WWI

Nominal Roll WWII

Nominal Roll Korea

Nominal Roll Vietnam

Roll of Honour

Service Records
Fenton, Carl - WWI
SN18657, son of Alexander F Fenton
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Innes, Thomas George - WWI
SN4705, son of Grace Innes
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King, Norman - WWI
SN3244, son of Edward F King
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Chase, Thomas Lawrence - WWII
SN402622, DOB 10/09/1912
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Kirby, Ronald Michael - WWII
SNN233526, DOB 28/07/1909 (Kin Doris Kirby)
National Archives: series B884; barcode 5566873 (can request digital copy online)
Shick, Maxwell John - WWII
SN46226, DOB 25/03/1930 (Kin Rose Shick)
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Wilson, Roylance - WWII
SN131216, DOB 05/02/1925 (wife Ada)
National Archives: series A9301; barcode 5362015 (can request digital copy online)
Wilson, Thomas Bryant - WWII
SNNX11580 DOB 13/03/1910 (Kin Alice Wilson)
National Archives: series B883; barcode 4927997 (can request digital copy online)

Miscellaneous Records

Lord Howe Island Land Tenure, 1880-1940
series 9702; (9/2403.1)
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Papers relating to printed articles dealing with the Island, 1927-40
series 9702;  (2/8203)
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Visits by the passenger vessels Oceanview and Morinda;1938
series 9702; (9/2403.3)
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Report by Mr A G Kingsmill following his visit to the Island from 7-10 March 1950
series 9702; (9/2403.4)
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Photographic prints, coloured slides and films
series 9703
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Papers re dismissal of the Island's Resident Magistrate, Captain R.R. Armstrong, 1882
series 9703

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Press clippings and newsreel re vice-regal visits
series 9703
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Sale of Palm Seed & Land Tenures
series 9703

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Administration papers re trade, tourism, sale of liquor, perpetual leases, permissive occupancies, conservation and the supply of services:

- SR Document Nos.120-122 consist of three 1923 drawings of the War Memorial proposed for Lord Howe Island

- SR Document No.120 shows a water coloured sketch of the site and environs of the proposed war memorial, a front view and plan of the memorial.

- SR Document No.121 is a water coloured sketch of a proposed memorial featuring a World War I machine-gun mounted above a brass plate listing those residents of Lord Howe Island who served and died during the war.

- SR Document No.122 is a full sized water coloured plan of the name plate.

series 9704
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Minutes of meetings of the Lord Howe Island Board of Control
series 9705
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Copy of a diary kept by Campbell Stevens at Lord Howe Island (27 Sep 1892-19 Dec 1900)
series 9706
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Accident to Catalina A24-381-Lord Howe Island, 28/9/48 - National Archives: series A12222; accession number AA1969/100/166
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Lord Howe Island Post Office (history file) [Box 484], 1916-1988
National Archives: series C3629/1
Lord Howe Island Settlement, 1921 (4 pages)
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Request for the Installation of Wireless Communications at Lord Howe Island, 1927
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Elections and Referendums, 1912-1946
National Archives: series A406 (E1917/2998)
Mr F Farnell, visiting Magistrate in place of Mr Brodie, 1900
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David Blackburn - papers relating to his service in New South Wales, 1788-1792
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Sir John Robertson - papers, 1858-1889
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FitzGerald family - further papers, 1827, 1916-1993
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Richard Jones - further papers, 1985-2003
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Max Jenkins - Vogage of the yacht Bounty from New Zealand to Tonga, Fiji, Vanuatu, New Caledonia and Australia, 1953-1955
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Francis Hayter - Journal of voyage in HMS Basilisk, January 1871-July 1873
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John W. Fisher - Logbook of barque Woodlark, 1856-1857
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William Leverreth Hudson - Journal of the United States Exploring Expedition, 1838-1840
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