New resources

The following resources have been recently acquired by MFHS.  Check back here on a regular basis to see what has been added to the list.

Funeral Notices from Daily Mercury from November 2010 – December 2012

Journey to the Land of Opportunity an account from the diary of Charles Stevenson then aged 20 yrs

Indexed articles by historian Terry Hayes from the Daily Mercury

Winchester Downs – Beryl Neilson [About the Neilson family]

A House Well Filled – Betty Clark [Cook family]

A Nation Within A Nation [The Lucas clan in Australia]

1958 Mackay Flood – compiled by Betty Evison [Documents the stories of people in the region who remember the flood]

Mackay State High School [Centenary Anniversary 1912-2012]

Lisnaskia Workhouse – compiled by Vicky Herbert [Past, Present & hopefully Future]

The Horse Trader – A Lost Son of Halkirk, Scotland [William MacDonald story]

The Kaddatz Family in Australia 1872-2012 [Wesche Family Connections: Out of Prussia]

Roads To Riches – Lyall Ford [Development of the main road network in the Mackay District of tropical Queensland]

Cane, Coal & A Coral Coast – Mackay 150 Limited Edition [Mackay & Central Highlands History 1862-2012]