Fact Sheets

Fact Sheets are available for researchers.  They are short subject based guides which provide a quick way to identify frequently used records at State Records of South Australia.

All Fact Sheets are available within our Research Centre and can be viewed online using the links below.


Destitute Asylum 

Family History Research 



Industrial Schools in South Australia 

Inquests and Police Reports to the Coroner 

Magill Old Folks Home 

Photographs in gaol and police records

Port Augusta Hospital

Powers of Attorney

Railways - see South Australian Railways - employee records

Public Trustee

Researching the History of Your House

School Records

South Australian Railways - employee records 


The Boarding-Out System in South Australia 

World War One 




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