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LHE Archives

Resources: Legal Histories of Empires

Institutions and Projects

Public online repositories

  • AustLII - historical databases of Australian statutes and case law
  • Canadiana - includes historical legislation and govermment publications from the Canadian colonies
  • Foundations of the Common Law Library - includes historical case and statute law from common law colonies
  • Lost Cases Database - decisions of the New Zealand colonial courts 1842-1869
  • Old Bailey - Proceedings of the Old Bailey 1674-1913
  • Papers Past - National Library of New Zealand (historical newspapers and gazettes)
  • Trove - National Library of Australia (historical newspapers and gazettes)

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