Private William Hutchison was born in Mulwala, Victoria. (more…)
|Allied Powers||Cost in Dollars in 1914-18|
|Total of all Costs||125,690,477,000|
I have been working as a volunteer in the Archives section of the Parramatta Heritage Centre for about five years. I am enjoying my work here because the management and the staff are very friendly and helpful. During my work I learnt a lot about archives that preserves all old records for those who need any information regarding heritage, happenings and decisions. Extreme care has to be taken for their safety and preservation from heat and humidity. The original documents and relevant papers are stored in folders and boxes. To back them up I enter the details in a spread sheet on computer. Working as a volunteer keeps me busy and adds to my knowledge and experience.
The Lahore Division of Indian troops was one of the two divisions of Indian troops sent to France (more…)
William Ewart Hart was born on 20 April 1885 at Parramatta. (more…)
The first gaol in Parramatta was built “on the north bank of the river near (more…)
In 1889, five years after the brothers’ amalgamation, a towering new edifice arose, at a cost of 10,000 pounds, on the site of the Murray Bros store, (more…)
J.H. Murray came to Australia in 1856 and ten years later was teaching at the National School in Parramatta.
The Australian Gas Light Company was established by private interests in New South Wales on 7 September 1837 to light the streets of Sydney with coal gas. (more…)