Australia through women's eyes
Author: Ann Standish
Publisher: Australian Scholarly Publishing in association with the State Library of Victoria
Available to read in the Library
Historian Ann Standish provides a glimpse into colonial Australia, as observed by women writers of the day.
Utilising Library collections Standish provides insight into 19th-century British emigrants as diverse as Louisa Meredith, Marianne North, Beatrice Webb and others who travelled to the Australian colonies and recorded their thoughts on what they found there.