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Exodus for Gold : Migrants

Multi-media resources to support the year 5 unit on integrated unit on Gold, by Mrs. Butler, the junior school teacher/librarian @ Caulfield Grammar, Wheelers Hill campus.

life on the fields

what was it like living on the goldfields?

1850's school life

chinese migrants to the gold fields

a miner's view on the different people on the diggings

australian migration (1788-1900)

Use the forward button to go to the chapter called 'The Chinese experience'.

library books that might be useful

Rhymes from the mines - poetry from the gold fields

characters on the gold fields

life for women on the goldfields - a typical day

images

 

a lady's visit to the gold diggings - diary