Tens of thousands of ordinary people and localities, small and large, are
mentioned every year in Government Gazettes. You will find details on
proclamations, land transactions, court notices, notice of acts, tenders
contracts, appointments and resignations, bankrupt and insolvency notices,
impoundments, police auctions, unclaimed letters, licences for auctioneers, marriage celebrants, hawkers, medical practitioners and so much more ...
Search for any number of names or places easily. Reconstruct events and
circumstances in the lives of individuals and communities. In nearly 1700 pages, this is a vast resource of historical information
relating the people and places throughout South Australia during 1870, which is
now readily available and easily searchable for the first time.
The Government Gazettes were published by governments and their agencies as a means of communication
to officials and the general public. As such they are useful, not only to monitor
the actions of the government, but also as far as family historians are concerned,
they are valuable primary source documents.
High quality scanned images of the whole years worth of issues. This CD has
been bookmarked for easy navigation, and pages can be searched, browsed,
enlarged and printed out if required.