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In my post Blogging from A to Z Challenge – A is for Avoca, I featured two transcriptions from the Maryborough Advertiser from 1937.  Although Trove is a great resource for finding information about our families, there are still many newspapers that haven’t been added yet.  For example, only the years 1914 to 1918 have been… Continue reading Australian State Libraries

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Blogging From A to Z Challenge – A is for Avoca

After noticing a couple of other posts today, I have decided to take part in the Blogging From A to Z Challenge (April 2016). Avoca is in Victoria, Australia, and is about half way between Castlemaine and Ararat.  There is a website about the Avoca community at http://www.avoca.vic.au/ Two branches of my family lived in… Continue reading Blogging From A to Z Challenge – A is for Avoca