Victorian Historical Journal Back Issues

Vol 91, Number 1
June 2020

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ARTICLES

Introduction     Judith Smart and Richard Broome

What the Little Bird Didn’t Tell Me    Lynette Russell

Mogullumbidj: First People of Mount Buffalo     Jacqui Durrant

Brutal Murderer, Mentally Ill or Political Martyr: The Curious Case of James Seery    John Schauble

‘Independence, thrift and industry’: David Andrade’s Turn Back to the Land in the 1890s.    Rachel Goldlust

Woman’s Sphere Remodelled: A Spatial History of the Victorian Woman’s Christian 93 Temperance Union 1887–1914    Ruby Ekkel

Was the Mahogany Ship Built by Escaped Convicts? Questioning Murray Johns’s 115 Hypothesis    Ruurd Snoekstra

The Death of George Peter Cowper, Aged Less than Three Weeks 131    Marilyn Bowler

HISTORICAL NOTES

Letters to ‘Dear Rupert’, 1874–75 151    Annette Lewis

Florrie Hodges: On Being Brave 163    Nikki Henningham*with Helen Morgan

The Tele-Gastrograph 169    Charles Lewis

REVIEWS

Geoffrey Blainey: Writer, Historian, Controversialist. By Richard Allsop 179      John Rickard

Geelong’s Changing Landscape: Ecology, Development and Conservation. 181 Edited by David S. Jones and Phillip B. Roös      Gary Presland

Progressive New World: How Settler Colonialism and Transpacific 184 Exchange Shaped American Reform. By Marilyn Lake      James Keating

Mallee Country: Land, People, History. 186 By Richard Broome, Charles Fahey, Andrea Gaynor and Katie Holmes      Kate Darian-Smith

Solicitors and the Law Institute in Victoria, 1835–2019: Pathway to a Respected. 189 Profession. By Simon Smith      Peter Yule

Port Fairy: The Town that Kept its Character: A History of Port Fairy, 1835–2018. 191 By Marten A. Syme      Charles Fahey

Cranlana: The First 100 Years: The House, the Garden, the People. 193 By Michael Shmith      Anne Vale

Maldon: A New History 1853–1928. By Brian Rhule 195      David Goodman

The World in One Kilometre: Greville Street, Prahran. 197 By Judith Buckrich      Seamus O’Hanlon

The Shelf Life of Zora Cross. 199 By Cathy Perkins      Carmel Shute

Australian Lives: An Intimate History. 202 By Anisa Puri and Alistair Thomson       Marie Alice Clark

NOTES ON CONTRIBUTORS

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