Research Checklist

Birth to School
Adoption papers; Awards; Baby Book; Birth Certificate; Baptismal & Christening records; Graduation papers; Guardianship papers; Honor rolls; Reports; School photos; Schoolbooks & Diaries.

Marriage
Anniversary Announcements; Confirmation; Invitations; Wedding Announcements; Wedding Book & photo albums; Transcripts.

Divorce
Divorce papers

Death
Eulogy; Funeral Notice; Memorial notices; Obituary; Inquests.

Every Day Life
Financial details; Income Tax records; Letters, Cards, Postcards; Biography; Diary; Journal; Will.

Employment
Apprenticeship paper; Awards; Retirement Records; Union records.

Military Records
Entry & discharge; Medical Records; Regiment, Squadron details; Service & Ribbons Medals; Service Records; Severance details.

Land and Property Deeds
Estate record; Leases; Mortgages; Titles; Mining rights; Water rights.

Family
Bible; Coat of Arms; Family Trees; Newspaper articles; Autograph books; Birthday books; Family photos.

Health
Health Centre records; Hospital records; Pharmacy records.

Citizenship papers
Convict Records; Deportment papers; Naturalization papers; Passports.

Licenses
Business; Professional; Visa; Drivers; Firearms & Hunting License

Household Items
Engraved Items; Handcrafts; Silverware & China.

Summary of some of the group's records
Cemetery Records; Church Records; Baptism Records; Marriage Records; Rate Books; Genealogical Records; Directories; Shipping Books; Family Histories; North Eastern Books; School Registers; District Maps; Photographs; Electoral Rolls.

'Benalla' Newspapers; Microfiche and CD's; Newspaper Index Cards; Births; Deaths; Marriage's Forms (Australia Wide); Magazines from many Groups.

Resources are continually being updated- Check with our Librarian.