History is not only to provide for posterity the preservation of
facts about events or things, but more importantly to focus attention on the
deeds and activities of people. While much has been written of the history of
town, districts and organisations, the Apex Club of Kadina felt that there was
nothing devoted solely to the preservation of the average citizen of this
period, and compiled and published this book of biographies of a number of
'present day' personalities of the region, covering Kadina, Moonta, Paskeville,
Wallaroo, Moonta, Moonta Bay, Port Hughes, and North Beach.
The 'Biographical Guide to Northern Yorke Peninsula' was originally published
in 1976, with a limited print run of 210 copies. One page is used for each
person, and includes information such as full name, date and place of birth,
often parents names, education, and working life, hobbies, sports, marital
status, family, clubs or associations that he/she was involved with and more.
Each entry also includes a photograph, and most include the personalities
A valuable record for those in South Australia's with current connections to
High quality scanned images of the whole of the original book. This CD has
been bookmarked for easy navigation, and pages can be searched, browsed,
enlarged and printed out if required.