Please wait while page loads.
LiberoBanner . Default .
PageMenu- Main Menu-
Page content

Catalogue Display

Free settlers : the colonial immigrants /

Free settlers : the colonial immigrants /
Item Information
Barcode Shelf Location Collection Volume Ref. Branch Status Due Date
01157013 994.02 MCP
Junior Non Fiction   Parkes . . Available .  
. Catalogue Record 206361 ItemInfo Beginning of record . Catalogue Record 206361 ItemInfo Top of page .
Catalogue Information
Field name Details
ISBN 9781742456737
Shelf Location 994.02 MCP
Author McPhee, Margaret:
Title Free settlers : the colonial immigrants / Margaret McPhee.
Alternative Title Colonial immigrants
Australian Geographic Education, [2015]
still image.
cartographic image.
Series Australian Geographic history ;
General Notes Includes index.
Contents Notes Changing society -- Exclusives and Emancipists -- Gentlemen settlers -- Assisted emigration -- Women and families -- Opening up the land -- Squatter land rights -- Hope and hardship -- Frontier Wars -- Swan River Colony -- Convict-free Zone -- Transportation ends -- Gold -- Time of change -- Index.
Summary Free settlers began arriving soon after the First Fleet, however, the real flow of immigrants began in the early 19th century. Some were wealthy, most were impoverished farmers escaping problems in Europe. They drove the development of agriculture, and later, mining. Colonies such as South Australia were founded as a place for free settlers. Series on Australian history. Many intriguing reproductions of early drawings and paintings from the first days of the colony. Produced specifically to provide visual and written resources for the Australian History curriculum for Years 4-6.
Subject Emigration and immigration -- Australia -- History -- Juvenile literature
Australia -- History -- 1788-1851
Catalogue Information 206361 Beginning of record . Catalogue Information 206361 Top of page .