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Social and Domestic Life: Overview

Published Resources

Books

  • Goodman, David, Gold seeking: Victoria and California in the 1850s, Allen & Unwin, St Leonards, 1994. Details
  • Lawrence, Susan, Dolly‚Äôs Creek: an archaeology of a Victorian goldfields community, Melbourne University Press, Carlton, 2000. Details

Edited Books

  • Cannon, Michael (ed.), The Victorian gold fields 1852-3, Gill, S. T., Library Council of Victoria, South Yarra, 1982. Details
  • Clark, M. (ed.), Select documents in Australian history: 1851-1900, Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1955. Details
  • McCalman, Iain, Alexander Cook, and Andrew Reeves (eds), Gold: forgotten histories and lost objects of Australia, Cambridge University Press, Melbourne, 2001. Details

Journal Articles

  • Serle, Geoffrey, 'The Gold Generation', Victorian Historical Journal, vol. 41, no. 1, 1970, pp. 265-272. Details
Title
Night Camp
Type
Image
Creator
Andrew Swift
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Title
'Arabella' doll
Type
Image
Control
Collection Number: 70.1500
Repository
Sovereign Hill Gold Museum
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Title
A letter from a wife in Scotland to her husband on the Victorian goldfields
Type
Narration
Publisher
Allen & Unwin
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Title
Women as 'civilising' influence
Type
Extract
Publisher
Hurst & Blackett
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Title
Women for a price
Type
Extract
Publisher
Melbourne University Press
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Title
Mutton
Type
Image
Creator
Andrew Swift
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Title
Grogshop
Type
Image
Creator
Andrew Swift
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Title
Cemetery
Type
Image
Creator
Andrew Swift
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Title
Fowl Stealing
Type
Extract
Date
16 October 1861
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