Aussies(Team)

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Rationale : This page is a collaboration, co-ordination and workspace for Australiana content @ DP. It is an extension of the Aussies Team :)

The main team thread discussion area is here


Aussie Bookshelf on PG

  • Australia has its own Bookshelf under the Countries section at Project Gutenberg! See it here
  • Suggestions on titles in Project Gutenberg that have been missed or the layout? You can add titles and make adjustments yourself, or, if you'd prefer drop into the team thread with the details and it will be attended to when one of the folks who keep the Aussie Bookshelf up-to-date gets time.

Aussie Content In Progress at DP

  • Please use the Project ID hotlink to list titles :)

Available


Waiting, at one point or another

  • [Error: showProjectInfo: Invalid projectID: projectID470ccbdf55bda]

Stuff Begging to be CPd

This here in, is a list of stuff that is available at the various online scan archives related to Australia that would be suitable for DP. The list is here in the event a CP/PM is looking for an Aussie Project to put through the rounds but doesn't have enough time to go searching

  • This list is not comphrehensive, new stuff is being added to the archives every day!
  • Please use the regular Coordinated Scan Harvesting pages to claim any project you want to work on.
  • Please conduct the regular CP Clearence Searches before claiming a book. The Date a book was added to this list is dispalyed in the listing, although, this title could have been claimed or cleared by anyone else since the date it was added :).
  • To keep things organsised, please also leave a note here that you have claimed the project, and, move it to in progress once it gets underway.
  • Format for listings

: <<book identifer>> -- Available/Claimed -- <<blank for claimed username>> -- Date Added/Claimed, Book Title

The Internet Archive

This is a representative sample of stuff I found with some basic searching. It is not an exhaustive list, just some ideas on the kind of stuff that is out there.

voicesfromaustra00daleuoft -- Available -- -- Voices from Australia(1892); TIA Canada; No evidence of prior claim or clearence found Nick0252 05:54, 26 October 2007 (PDT)
tribeintertribal00wheeuoft -- Available -- -- The tribe, and intertribal relations in Australia (1910); TIA Canada; No evidence of prior claim or clearence found Nick0252 05:54, 26 October 2007 (PDT)
eaglehawkcrowstu00mathuoft -- Available -- -- Eaglehawk and Crow; a study of the Australian aborigines including an inquiry into their origin and a survey of Australian languages (1899); TIA Canada; No Evidence of prior claim or clearence found Nick0252 05:54, 26 October 2007 (PDT)
historyoftradeun00sutcuoft -- Available -- -- A history of trade unionism in Australia (1921); TIA Canada; No Evidence of prior claim or clearence found Nick0252 05:54, 26 October 2007 (PDT)
inpraiseofaustra00gayfuoft -- Available -- --In praise of Australia : an anthology in prose and verse (1912); TIA Canada; No Evidence of prior claim or clearence found Nick0252 05:54, 26 October 2007 (PDT)
byfloodfieldadve00seariala -- Available -- --By flood and field; adventures ashore and afloat in north Australia (1912); TIA Americana; No Evidence of prior claim or clearence found Nick0252 05:54, 26 October 2007 (PDT)

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Stuff Being Prepped From Hard Copy

Got some Aussie Content offline that is on your list of things to prep. Share your titles with us here :)

Nick0252s list ...

  • Sailing Directions and other information for the Ports and Harbours of Queensland for 1920. (QLD Government)
  • The Beachcombers or Slave Trading Under the Union Jack (Gilbert, Bishop. 1900 ... Ward, Lock & Co, London)
  • Northern Territory General Report on Tanami Goldfield and District With Illustrations and Map. (Gee, Lionel C E. 1911 ... Government Printer Adelaide)
  • General Regulations Respecting Public Accounts Pursuant to the Act of Council, 22 Victoria, No. 86. (Oct 1859)
  • Estimates of the Revenue and Expenditure of the Government of Victoria for the year 1859. (1858)
  • Registrar General's Report of the Births, Deaths and Marriages in the Colony of Victoria, During the year ending 30th June 1858
  • Second Progress Report of the Royal Commission appointed to inquire into the General Working of the Civil Service, and the mode of keeping the public accounts of the colony; together with minutes of evidence and appendicies. (QLD Government)

From DP to the World: Australiana Stuff the DP Team has completed!

These have been posted to Project Gutenberg.

  • Queensland Cousins by Eleanor Luisa Haverfield, 241pp; Completed and Posted to Project Gutenberg