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Elizabethan coins

Elizabethan coins: 1 sixpence, 1 threepence, 1 shilling, 1/2 groat, 1 penny.

Contained a printed label indicating that the coins were presented to 'the school' by the Sydney Morning Herlad to mark the visit to Australia of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.

See also Box 1: RW114-03c, RW114-17b, RW114-18a.

Hancock Family of Chiltern

  • RW 983
  • Collection
  • 1800-1884

Scrap book compiled by Mary Hancock, diary, notebook with copies of letters to Charles from his parents, letters to mother, and gold-lettered copy of 'The Sun' newspaper, 28 June 1838.

Hancock Family

Wagga Wagga and District Historical Society

  • RW 2880
  • Collection
  • 1832-1963

This collection is an accumulation of items donated to the Wagga Wagga and District Historical Society by various families, businesses, community groups and individuals. It includes War Service and Closer Settlement Maps, Randolph Caldecott Chromolithograph of 4 Watercolour Sketches, the Grand National Cricket Match 14-16th Jan 1857, and a Sketch on the Improvement of Sydney Cove 28 Dec 1832.

Wagga Wagga and District Historical Society

Charles Napier Sturt, British explorer

  • CSU 3493
  • Collection
  • 1833

Two volumes entitled, "Two Expeditions into the interior of Southern Australia during the years 1828, 1829, 1830 and 1831, with Observations on the soil, climate and general resources of the Colony of New South Wales" (1833), published Smith, Elder and Co. London. A sign re. the donation by Mr John and Mary Paul of "Bontharambo", Dockers Plains Pastoral Company, Wangaratta. 3 postcards depicting The Grange, Adelaide. 2 copies of "About Charles Sturt: catalogue of material relating to Charles Sturt held in the libraries of Charles Sturt University. 1 brochure on Charles Sturt. A small wooden plaque with Charles Sturt University coat of arms. Large white banner depicting Charles Sturt.

Charles Sturt University

Wagga Wagga and District Historical Society

  • RW 5
  • Collection
  • 1835-1978

This collection is an accumulation of items donated to the Wagga Wagga and District Historical Society by various families, businesses, community groups and individuals. It includes personal letters, family photographs, rainfall records, postcards, diaries, farm records, business ledgers, scrapbooks, cards, certificates, and other ephemera.

Wagga Wagga and District Historical Society

Probate of the Will of Hugh Mackay

This probate document relates to the Will and Testatment of "Hugh Mackay, otherwise McKay, late of Mile Gully in the Parish of Manchester in the County of Middlesex and Island of Jamaica, Planter and Gentleman" who died on 5 July 1834. Administration of his Will was granted to John Jean Mackay, the brother of the deceased.

Florance Family of Cootamundra

  • RW 253
  • Collection
  • 1839-1980

Diaries, cash books, bound volumes of lecture notes, account books and note books, photographs, miscellaneous family papers, including correspondence.

Florance Family of Cootamundra

Anglican Diocese of Riverina, various parishes

  • RW 1335
  • Collection
  • 1840-1989

Baptism register, Marriage register, Service registers, and other records from the parishes of Deniliquin, Morundah, and Narrandera. Also, newsletters from various parishes in the Diocese of the Riverina, and a Bible belonging to William and Esther Taylor (1840).

Anglican Diocese of Riverina

Miscellaneous papers

Various receipts; Letters; An agreement between Alexander Davidson and George Forsyth re sale of land; Letter re Wagga Wagga Bridge Company controversy from Frederick M Darley; Titles of pieces of music and note re acknowledgement of receipt

Wagga Wagga Base Hospital

  • SA 2706
  • Collection
  • 1850-1998

Planning and development, plans and statistics, surgical and medical procedures, by-laws and rules, Nurses Education Board of NSW; guides and brochures; histories, press clippings, newsletters, photographs

Wagga Wagga Base Hospital

Alfred Threkeld Mayson, surveyor

  • RW 79
  • Collection
  • 1855-1942

Field note books, Tasmanian Almanacs, plans of surveys in the counties of Mitchell and Boyd, correspondence relating to the Survey Department, accounts and day journal.

Alfred Threkeld Mayson

Deniliquin Court House

  • SA 215
  • Collection
  • 1856 - 1976

Court of Petty Sessions correspondence, workers' compensation and licensing court records, judgment book, outward letter book, register of applications for licenses, a list of blankets issued to Aborigines, Crown Land Agent papers and land transfers.

Deniliquin Court House

Framed plan of Bullenbong Station

This plan depicts an area of land labelled as Bullingbong Plain (an estimated area of 17943 acres) and includes the location of the house paddocks, the house, stable yard and stables. Also marked are Government Mark Trees, "Irvine's Claim", Bullenbong Creek, and Blind Creek.
The full title of this framed plan is: "Plan of the Run called Bullinbong. Murrumbidgee District. Occupied by Mr. Alexander Davidson." The plan is signed by WM McCulloch, surveyor, February 1st, 1856.

Tumut Court House

  • SA 204
  • Collection
  • 1856-1979

Register of miscellaneous licenses, Court of Petty Sessions pension interviews depositions, Licensing Court correspondence, Public Trust Office estate file and Crown Land Agent correspondence.

Tumut Court House

Stewart Family of Bygoo Station, Ardlethan

  • RW 1763
  • Collection
  • 1857-1985

Map, newspaper clippings, correspondence, certificates, family papers, diaries, books and publications, sheet music, travel brochures, memorabilia and photographs.

Stewart Family of Bygoo Station, Ardlethan

Mortimer, Hendriks, Griffin and Erratt, solicitors of Wagga Wagga

  • RW 1056
  • Collection
  • 1857 - 1985

Legal documents and other papers re. Boyton estate, Cox estate (Eunonyhareenyha, Yalgogin Run, North Kolkibertoo Run, Marrar Run, Urana), Dunn estate (Kurrajong), Heffernan (Clear Hills, Millbank), Orr estate (Westhoe), W.H. Kendall estate.

Mortimer, Hendriks, Griffin and Erratt

Anglican Diocese of Riverina, various parishes

  • RW 1025
  • Collection
  • 1858-1982

Parish records from Balranald, Barellan-Weethalle, Barham, Berrigan, Broken Hill, Corowa, Deniliquin, Hay, Hillston, Ivanhoe, Mossgiel, Lake Cargelligo, Leeton, Lockhart, Menindee, Moulamein, Narrandera, Tocumwal-Finely, Tullibigeal, Urana, and Wilcannia.

Anglican Diocese of Riverina

"Waterview", Wagga Wagga

  • RW 1200
  • Collection
  • c.1870s

Copy of a photograph of the Tompson Family's Wagga Wagga residence, "Waterview", situated close to the current intersection of Tarcutta and Sturt Streets.

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