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Search Results for: Backhaus Street, Bendigo, victoria

  1. Her Majesty’s Collingwood Stockade:

    …217;s earliest penal institutions — the Collingwood Stockade. Today, North Carlton’s rows of elegant Victorian terrace housing and wide streets now cover the district’s early history as the site of one of the Colony’s largest prisons. The stockade’s register of ‘Personal Description of Prisoners Received Collingwood Stockade 1856′, held at Public Record Office Victoria, provides a fascinating documentary…

  2. Mud, Sludge and Town Water:

    …Borough of Creswick, and locate individuals who were ratepayers. Chinese businessmen had properties in the main street, Albert Street, which had a number of substantial shops, hotels and other public buildings: The town consists of a main street – Albert-street – of great width, of an anabranch entitled Victoria-street, and of two or three little-used cross thoroughfares. We stroll through it, and return with a general impression of…

  3. 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…

  4. Goldfields Settler or Frontier Rogue?

    …ian ancestry who was active in the Church Missionary Society. See K Cole, The Anglican mission to the Chinese in Bendigo and Central Victoria 1854-1918, Keith Cole Publications, Bendigo, 1994, pp. 11-12. Young’s report is reproduced in facsimile in IF Maclaren, The Chinese in Victoria: official reports & documents, Red Rooster Press, Ascot Vale, Vic., 1985. Acoy’s report is on pp. 38-9. 14. Marriage Certificate of James Acoy and C…

  5. Landscapes of Abundance and Scarcity on the Northern Plains of Victoria

    …and or to fulfil residency conditions. 20. Based on run information in R Spreadborough & H Anderson (comps), Victorian squatters, Red Rooster Press, Ascot Vale, Victoria, 1983. 21. Bendigo, which has a median annual rainfall of 550.7 mm, received 974.6 mm in 1870, and 715.3 mm in 1871. 22. Below-average rainfall was recorded in Bendigo in the years 1876, 1877, 1878 and 1879. At the nearest rainfall station at Echuca with a median annual rainf…

  6. A Jewellery Manufactory in Melbourne:

    Provenance: The Journal of Public Record Office Victoria, issue no. 7, 2008.ISSN 1832-2522. Copyright © Ruth Dwyer. by Ruth Dwyer Ruth Dwyer is a freelance researcher and occasional author with a previous involvement in education. As a researcher her main interests are in the Australian decorative arts, the non-British population in nineteenth-century Victoria, and the history of Hawthorn, the suburb in which she lives. Papers concerning the ar…

  7. ‘Where Fire Risks are Great':

    Provenance: The Journal of Public Record Office Victoria, issue no. 9, 2010.ISSN 1832-2522. Copyright © Kirsten Wright and Antonina Lewis. by Kirsten Wright and Antonina Lewis Kirsten Wright is a Records Consultant at Victoria University. Prior to her employment by VU, she worked at Public Record Office Victoria. Kirsten has a Bachelor of Arts in History and Politics and a Master’s Degree in Information Management and Systems. Dr Antonina…

  8. The Scots at Springdallah

    …istory accessible to the general public, and to providing academic and scholarly rigour to the interpretation of Victoria’s gold rush and its significance in the larger context of Australian history. Joan Hunt is a PhD candidate at Federation University, Ballarat, a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society of Victoria, and a Churchill Fellow. An ex-teacher, she has worked at Public Record Office Victoria, Ballarat Archives Centre. While living in E…

  9. Looking for Azzopardi:

    …nal website a list of individuals whose whereabouts was sought by people who wrote from outside Australia to the Victorian police department. It is not complete but it is an extraordinarily rich resource. See Index to missing people found in Victoria Police correspondence records (accessed 13 August 2011). [57]. National Archives of Malta, Gov 2154, Labouchere (Secretary of State) to Sir William Reid (Governor of Malta), Downing Street, 13 Febr…

  10. PROVguide 33: Police Records

    …e also held by PROV; see VRG 10 Police.  For more information about the history and related records of police in Victoria see the entry for VF 10 Police on PROV’s online catalogue. Additional Victoria Police records are available for research through the: Victoria Police Museum World Trade Centre, Lower Concourse Level 637 Flinders Street Melbourne VIC 3008. Web:      www.police.vic.gov.au (go to About Victoria Police, then Museum) Tel:        03…

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