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Search Results for: Mooroolbark, Victoria

  1. Lowe Kong Meng and Chinese Engagement in the International Trade of Colonial Victoria

    Provenance: The Journal of Public Record Office Victoria, issue no. 11, 2012.ISSN 1832-2522. Copyright © Paul Macgregor. by Paul Macgregor Paul Macgregor is an historian who is the convenor of the Melbourne Chinese Studies Group, and was the curator of Melbourne’s Museum of Chinese Australian History from 1990 to 2005. He is the editor of Histories of the Chinese in Australasia and the South Pacific (1995), and joint editor of both Chinese in O…

  2. Dallong – Possum Skin Rugs:

    Provenance: The Journal of Public Record Office Victoria, issue no. 4, 2005.ISSN 1832-2522. Copyright © Fred Cahir.  by Fred Cahir  Fred Cahir is a PhD candidate and Eco-Tourism teacher at the University of Ballarat. His previous publications and MA thesis have centred on the history of inter-racial relationships between Indigenous and non-Indigenous people of Central Highlands Victoria in the colonial period. His PhD thesis focuses on the role…

  3. The Crown and Kangaroo Victorian Flags

    Provenance: The Journal of Public Record Office Victoria, issue no. 11, 2012.ISSN 1832-2522. Copyright © John Rogers. by John Rogers John Rogers is the co-founder and president of Friends of the Cerberus, a not for profit community group campaigning to save the breastwork monitor warship, HMVS Cerberus, in Port Phillip Bay. John has heavily researched the career of Cerberus and the other vessels and men of Victoria’s colonial naval forces. With…

  4. The Mystery of the Cottage in Burnley Park

    Provenance: The Journal of Public Record Office Victoria, issue no. 12, 2013. ISSN 1832-2522. Copyright © Lee Andrews. by Lee Andrews Lee Andrews is a heritage consultant specialising in designed landscapes. She has undertaken extensive research into such diverse sites as regional botanical gardens, mines, lone graves, boulevards and reservoirs, and has a particular interest in nineteenth century and early twentieth century public works. Lee fi…

  5. Putting Colonial Victoria on the Map:

    Provenance: The Journal of Public Record Office Victoria, issue no. 6, 2007.ISSN 1832-2522. Copyright © Cate Elkner. by Cate Elkner  Cate Elkner is a Senior Researcher with the Cultural Heritage Unit (CHU), in the School of Historical Studies at the University of Melbourne. Her 2003 PhD thesis, an industry partnership between the University of Melbourne and the Italian Historical Society (under the auspices of Comitato Assistenza Italiani, or C…

  6. The Legal Profession in Colonial Victoria:

    by Richard Harrison ‘The legal profession in colonial Victoria: information in records of admission held by Public Record Office Victoria’, Provenance: The Journal of Public Record Office Victoria, issue no. 13, 2014. ISSN 1832-2522. Copyright © Richard Harrison Richard Harrison is an independent historical researcher living in the Melbourne suburb of Blackburn. After a career in the stockbroking industry, in 2004 he accepted a rese…

  7. Improving Access to Victoria’s Historical Child Welfare Records

    Provenance: The Journal of Public Record Office Victoria, issue no. 12, 2013. ISSN 1832-2522. Copyright © Frank Golding, Cate O’Neill and Natasha Story by Frank Golding, Cate O’Neill and Natasha Story Frank Golding grew up in three foster families and three orphanages. After a career in teaching, educational administration and social research, he became a writer. Among his many publications is An orphan’s escape: memories of a…

  8. Losing the Plot:

    Provenance: The Journal of Public Record Office Victoria, issue no. 10, 2011.ISSN 1832-2522. Copyright © Jeremy Smith. by Jeremy Smith Jeremy Smith is Heritage Victoria’s senior archaeologist. He studied History and Archaeology at the University of Melbourne, and worked on the university’s expedition to the Neo‑Assyrian (Iron Age) site of Tell Ahmar in Syria from 1990 to 1993. He completed his Masters in Archaeology in 1995, and has…

  9. Maroondah Reservoir Park:

    …Reservoir Park: the creation of a monumental landscape’, Provenance: The Journal of Public Record Office Victoria, issue no. 13, 2014. ISSN 1832-2522. Copyright © Lee Andrews Lee Andrews is a heritage consultant specialising in designed landscapes. She has undertaken extensive research into and assessment of the cultural (heritage) significance of numerous sites throughout Victoria. These include regional botanical gardens in Bendigo, Sale…

  10. ‘The most determined, sustained diggers’ resistance campaign':

    Provenance: The Journal of Public Record Office Victoria, issue no. 8, 2009.ISSN 1832-2522. Copyright © Anna Kyi. by Anna Kyi Anna Kyi is a historian at the Sovereign Hill Museums Association. Her articles expand on research she undertook for the redevelopment of Sovereign Hill’s Chinese Camp. Abstract In the latter half of the 1850s, Chinese in Victoria protested against unjust taxation. Although the taxes imposed on the Chinese were muc…

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