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Mining the Earth's riches: Digging into the records with Pauline Williams

Event Information

  • 15 Aug 2015 9:30am - 11:45am
  • Genealogical Society of Queensland, 38 Fisher Street
  • East Brisbane
  • Queensland
Other Information
  • Cost: GSQ Members $12.00. Non-members $17.00

From coal to tin to gold and to other minerals - the Earth has a vast array of riches. This workshop will explore the lives of those who often risked life and limb to extract these riches and examine the records available. The focus is on Australia and the UK.