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Although originating with scientists and untrained laymen, archaeology has a distinguished record in South Australia.
Historical Subject | By DJ Mulvaney | 1920s, 1930s, 1950s, 1960s, 1970s
How healthy are South Australians? And what makes the differences?
Historical Subject | By Judith Raftery | early twentieth century, early twenty–first century, late nineteenth century, late twentieth century, mid nineteenth century, mid twentieth century
My mother elder Veronica Brodie was a Kaurna woman who could trace her history back to the park in glanville.
Pirltawardli, (possum home) is the site of the first Christian mission to Aboriginal people in South Australia.
Historical Place | By Rhondda Harris | Parklands | 1840s
Originally built in 1921 as a power station and office for the Adelaide Electric Supply Company, today this beautiful building houses Tandanya, Adelaide’s Aboriginal Cultural Institution
Historical Place | By James Hunter, History Trust of South Australia | East Terrace | 1920s
Discover the people who have shaped Adelaide
Explore the city's built environment and famous Parklands
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Browse some of the themes that contextualise the city's history
Learn about the organisations that have made the city tick
Find out what's drawn people into the city's streets
Explore some of the early maps, plans and panoramas that trace the development of the city
Discover the city's history through a rich collection of museum objects
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