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The South Australia Story - selected items

This list represents just a fraction of the collection. We are continually selecting new items for addition to this website.

These items are arranged in order of the date of publication, starting with the earliest.

  1. Portrait of John Davoren.
  2. Portrait of Dr. A. C. Kelly.
  3. Extracts from The South Australian vigneron, and gardeners' manual.
  4. [The vine in SA] : extracts from The vine in Australia.
  5. Extracts from The vineyards and orchards of South Australia.
  6. Wines and raisins.
  7. Extracts from The South Australian vinegrower's manual.
  8. Thomas Hardy's views on intercolonial free trade.
  9. [Leo Buring's journal of a visit to the vineyards and cellars of Germany and France]
  10. [Benefits of intercolonial free trade to farmers and grape growers]
  11. Vignerons and Federation.
  12. Extracts from Australian vigneron and fruit-growers' journal.
  13. Extracts from The Coonawarra fruit colony and Yallum Estate, near Penola, South Australia.
  14. Auldana Winery.
  15. Extract from The letters of Queen Victoria.
  16. Champagne cellar, Auldana Vineyards.
  17. Bottling champagne, Magill.
  18. Extracts from The supply, the care and the sale of wine.
  19. Extracts from Vines and orchards of the garden state.
  20. Extract from 100 years of wine-making : [1847-1947]
  21. Extract from The House of Seppelt.
  22. Portrait of Benno Seppelt.
  23. Portrait of William Salter.
  24. Strong plea for care by drinkers.
  25. Suburban hotel crowds celebrate late closing.
  26. Liquor Bill passes : 10 p.m. closing tomorrow.
  27. Orlando Jacob's Creek Claret : wine label.
  28. The role of the Australian Wine Research Institute : Extract from The Australian grapegrower & winemaker.
  29. Portrait of George Stephensen.
  30. Portrait of Christopher Rawson Penfold.
  31. Extracts from Royal Show.
  32. Extracts from John Reynell of Reynella : a South Australian pioneer.
  33. Portrait of Sydney Holmes Hamilton.
  34. Portrait of Leo Buring.
  35. "Adelaide Wine Shows": extract from Teamwork.
  36. Extract from A heritage of innovation : Orlando wines, 1847-1997.
  37. [Hack's vineyard] : Extract from Journal of the Historical Society of South Australia.
  38. Cover of Royal Adelaide Wine Show : catalogue of results 1999.
  39. Portrait of Jack Kilgour.
  40. Portrait of Thomas Hardy.
  41. Portrait of Leon Edmond Mazure.
  42. Orlando Barossa Pearl : wine label.
  43. Portrait of J. Fornachon.
  44. Portrait of Sir Josiah Symon.
  45. Orlando Sparkling Starwine : wine label.

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