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The State Library holds resources pertaining to the planning, establishment and expansion of the colony of South Australia. Explorers, pioneers, entrepreneurs and reformers left photographs, maps, artistic impressions, press reports, diaries, letters and other personal papers. Explore these early resources for a greater understanding of our state's history.

 

Foundation 

Foundation of South Australia

1800-1851

 
The Foundation of South Australia, 1852-1883 

Foundation of South Australia

1852-1883

 
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The Radical dream

Social reform in South Australia

 
Downstream - the River Murray in South Australia 

Downstream

The River Murray
in South Australia

 
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Taking it to the edge

Exploration in South Australia

 
Maps 

Maps

Zoom in on South Australia

 
Fact Sheets  Fact sheets and bibliographies  Virtual books 

Virtual books

Read selected items online

 

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