For lovers of maps and the map obsessed, we feature this story about WH Edmunds, an Alberton-born South Australian mapmaker. His career began as a volunteer in the defense forces, which led to his involvement in the South African War. Upon his return, he began a career in SA’s Surveyor General’s office.
Chances are you might remember the radio program ‘From the Library Shelf’ which was often played in classrooms around the country between 1965 and 1968.
Come along and view the beautiful manuscripts on display in Mortlock Chamber until Monday 3 April.
Come in and explore unique menus from South Australian restaurants and events. On now until June 2023.
On now until 2 April.
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