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Latest additions to NZ Resources & Offers - February 2021
« on: Sunday 23 January 11 06:31 GMT (UK) »
The following links have been added to Resources & Offers:

The Genealogy Guys podcast
http://genealogyguys.com

The Aotearoa History Show
https://www.rnz.co.nz/programmes/the-aotearoa-history-show

Retrolens
http://retrolens.nz/

Discovering our ANZACS
https://discoveringanzacs.naa.gov.au/home/

NSW Gaol Inmates/Prisoners Photos Index 1870-1930
https://www.records.nsw.gov.au/archives/collections-and-research/guides-and-indexes/node/1566/browse
This resource includes photographs and information of approximately 37,000 individuals, 967 of whom were born in New Zealand. Researchers should be aware that many listed here used one or more aliases. The NZSG Library also holds full surname and birth year lists.

and two more:

Auckland Council Archives – Family History Indexes.
http://www.aucklandcity.govt.nz/dbtw-wpd/CityArchives/FamilyHistory/ACC333/searchindexes.htm
Searchable indexes of Burgess Rolls, Bridges, Bulding permit Cards, Cemetery Records, Valuation Rolls & Lists, Rate Books, War Memorials and War Records.

Military Archives of Ireland.
https://www.militaryarchives.ie/collections/online-collections

and..

Wellington Botanic Gardens Register of Memorials and Plaques
http://memorials.friendswbg.org.nz/

The Memorials Register
An index of over 1000 memorials nationwide.
http://nzhistory.govt.nz/culture/the-memorials-register

Karori Cemetery Registers
Launched in December 2019, this database contains over 40,000 entries. Of particular interest to genealogists are the first four burial registers for Karori Cemetery in Wellington. To find these, search using ‘karori burial register’ (omitting the quotation marks) then scroll though until you find a photo of the register, click on the image to open. To find a specific entry the date of interment is required. This can be found using Wellington City Council’s online cemetery search.
Register entries include name, address, age and occupation.
http://wellington.govt.nz/services/community-and-culture/cemeteries/search-cemetery-records

Wellington City Recollect
Investigate historical Wellington using this website featuring photos, digitized magazines and journals, letters and school jubilee histories.
https://wellington.recollect.co.nz

Layers of London
Navigate historical London as far back as Roman times using this interactive map-based website which also features pictures, recordings and stories. You can add your own photos, stories etc.
https://www.layersoflondon.org

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