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Photographs from the State Library of South Australia used in my #pknadl13 talk, "What's a story without a location: geocoding archival documents"
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'Map of the county of Adelaide and surrounding districts. Prepared from the Government plans and carefully revised after the newest surveys, by Robt. Stephenson, surveyor, Exchange Colonnade'. Shows Hundreds of Adelaide, Port Adelaide, Munno Para, Barossa, Para Wirra, Talunga, Onkaparinga, Noarlunga, Willunga and Kuitpo within the county, and Moorooroo, Kanmantoo, Macclesfield and Kondoparinga adjacent. Lithographed and published by Penman and Galbraith, Adelaide, 15 November 1850. Lands ...

County of Adelaide and surrounding districts [cartographic material] / by Robert Stephenson

Medical tents near the landing jetty used by the 4th Australian Field Hospital at Anzac Cove, Gallipoli, Turkey; soldiers and landing craft appear in the background

PRG Medical tents near the landing jetty used by the Australian Field Hospital at Anzac Cove, Gallipoli, Turkey; soldiers and landing craft appear in the background. Visit the State Library of South Australia to view more photos.

A street scene, possibly in Cairo, Egypt showing crowds watching a parade  of horse-drawn vehicles and a motor ambulance

A street scene, possibly in Cairo, Egypt showing crowds watching a parade of horse-drawn vehicles and a motor ambulance

Twenty two nurses photographed prior to leaving South Australia during World War I. These nurses were tendered a farewell at the Edith Cavell Army Nurses' Clubrooms, North Terrace, on Wednesday 20 December 1916. Back Row: Sisters Elsie Louise Steadman, Ivy Jessie Rodgers, Daisy Jane Wright, Edith Emily Faulkner, Elizabeth Scholastica Dailey and Elfrida J.M. Lapidge. Second Row: Sisters Dora Hannah Birks, Florence Maud Tabor, Sarah Ann Lord, Rosetta Lee Rushton, Florence May Laity, Kathleen…

PRG A group of twenty two unidentified uniformed nurses photographed leaving South Australia to serve at the front during World War I Visit the State Library of South Australia to view more photos.

GENERAL: Three surveyors with their theodolite; one man is possibly called Henry Jacob

GENERAL: Three surveyors with their theodolite; one man is possibly called Henry Jacob.

Men and horses of the 9th Light Horse Brigade taking time out in the sea, during service in the Middle East

B Men and horses of the Light Horse Brigade taking time out in the sea, during service in the Middle East Visit the State Library of South Australia to view more photos.

60 Postcards and silk embroidered cards sent mostly from Alexander (Alick) Charles Anderson to his future wife Ruby Jennings during World War I. There are some unwritten postcards with pictures of Cairo and Ceylon (Sri Lanka), and some have annotations. A small number of the postcards are written to Ruby from either Eliza or Tom.

World War One correspondence from Alexander (Alick) Charles Anderson to Ruby Jennings


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