Finding Aids

Finding Aids

Brief subject-based Finding Aids describing the types of records created for various government functions.

Finding Aid Title


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Acronyms in File Titles PDF 121Kb Word 228Kb
Administration and Management of the ACT 1981-1982 PDF 1.27Mb Word 656Kb
Albert Hall PDF 465Kb Word 1.62Mb XLS 125Kb
Applications for the Purchase of Government Cottages 1950-1951 PDF 258Kb Word 1.31Mb XLS 89Kb
ArchivesACT Reading Room PDF 114Kb Word 151Kb
Canberra Car Registration Plates PDF 411Kb Word 75Kb
Cemeteries PDF 114Kb Word 181Kb
Child Welfare Policy Records PDF 75Kb Word 45Kb  
Citation Guide PDF 113Kb Word 174Kb
Community Organisations PDF 75Kb Word 144Kb
Company Registration PDF 106Kb Word 57Kb
Conversion of NCDC Development Names to Suburb Names PDF 144Kb Word 411Kb
Copyright in Records Held by the ACT Government PDF 128Kb Word 264Kb
Courts Functional History PDF 181Kb Word 396Kb
Divorce Records PDF 69Kb Word 127Kb
Floods PDF 193Kb Word 359Kb
Freedom of the City and Freedom of Entry and Keys to the City PDF 542Kb Word 1.45Mb
Functional History of Chief Minister's Department PDF 229Kb Word 0.98Mb
Government Records About the Australian Capital Territory by Ted Ling PDF 2.53Mb    
Leasehold and Land Auctions PDF 152Kb Word 249Kb
Narrabundah Street Names PDF 119Kb Word 596Kb
National Capital Development Commission Records PDF 123Kb Word 156Kb
Public Art  PDF 537Kb Word 7.18Mb   
Public Libraries PDF 102Kb Word 205Kb
Researching Housing History PDF 139Kb Word 195Kb
Rural and Suburban District Codes PDF 144Kb Word 413Kb XLS 2.02Mb
Schools PDF 171Kb Word 324Kb
Suburbs and Their Names PDF 169Kb Word 304Kb
What We Don't Have PDF 66Kb Word 138Kb
Wills, Probate and Letters of Administration PDF 55Kb Word 165Kb

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