The Resource Bendigo : a history, Frank Cusack

Bendigo : a history, Frank Cusack

Label
Bendigo : a history
Title
Bendigo
Title remainder
a history
Statement of responsibility
Frank Cusack
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
History of the Bendigo district from the 1830s, when the first stockmen and their flocks arrived, through the gold rush of the 1850s, until 1954, when the last gold mine closed; includes early encounters with the local Kulin people
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
ANB
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1919-2001
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Cusack, Frank
Dewey number
994/.5/4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Gold mines and mining
  • Bendigo (Vic.)
Label
Bendigo : a history, Frank Cusack
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references: p. 235-245
Contents
The land of the friendly hill -- The men and the animals -- Squatting at Ravenswood -- Mrs Kennedy's christmas stocking -- The way North -- The gullies of Midas -- Wild, free amd independent -- The strage assembly -- A town is born -- Men with a grievance -- Red ribbons in the rain -- Culmination -- Breaking the grip -- Sludge and reefing -- A first spree -- The most go-aheas place -- The dream of 'seventy-one' -- Water at last -- True blues and loyal hearts -- Back on bendigo -- Decline -- The last shift
Control code
000000353556
Dimensions
26cm.
Extent
262 p., [8] leaves of plates
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Immediate source of acquisition
Received from the Tom Austen Brown collection.
Isbn
9780855610326
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)1241383
Label
Bendigo : a history, Frank Cusack
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references: p. 235-245
Contents
The land of the friendly hill -- The men and the animals -- Squatting at Ravenswood -- Mrs Kennedy's christmas stocking -- The way North -- The gullies of Midas -- Wild, free amd independent -- The strage assembly -- A town is born -- Men with a grievance -- Red ribbons in the rain -- Culmination -- Breaking the grip -- Sludge and reefing -- A first spree -- The most go-aheas place -- The dream of 'seventy-one' -- Water at last -- True blues and loyal hearts -- Back on bendigo -- Decline -- The last shift
Control code
000000353556
Dimensions
26cm.
Extent
262 p., [8] leaves of plates
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Immediate source of acquisition
Received from the Tom Austen Brown collection.
Isbn
9780855610326
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)1241383

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