The Stolen Generation.  Young Australian children taken from their families because the were mixed race. They called them Half-Caste, they were placed in orphanages some never to be returned to their families. This practice went on up until 1970.

Until young mixed-race Aboriginal Australian children -- called Half-Caste -- rised being taken from their families & placed in orphanages, some never to be returned to their families

Suzie's Home Education Ideas: 30+ Films for learning about Australian History. Use to supplement Linda's Wide Brown Land for Me, and Australian History-Based Lessons.

Suzie's Home Education Ideas: Films for learning about Australian History. Use to supplement Linda's Wide Brown Land for Me, and Australian History-Based Lessons.

Vietnam War Project for junior high

My junior high age son did an awesome "scrapbook" project on the Vietnam War. He did a thorough job in his research but I would still doubl.

Check out these old back-and-white photos of Australia during the 1870 gold rush. These mostly show the town’s inhabitants standing proudly in the dusty town or right in front of their establishments — like a butcher shop and an undertaker’s shop — and staring right into the lens. The pictures are beautifully lit, and they [...]

Remarkable photos of 1872 gold boom in Australia

American & Australasian Photographic Company Herbert Street, west side looking north from Mayne Street and showing Barnes’ Chemist Shop, Gulgong 1872 Wet plate glass negative, on 18242

This short non fiction text features important factual information relating to National Reconciliation Week in Australia. (ACHHK063).

This short non fiction text features important factual information relating to National Reconciliation Week in Australia.

"Government notice that appeared in The North Midland Times newspaper on 10 July 1942 advising of tea rationing." Posted on bookshopsdriveinsandjive.com by Christie Cantrell.

Government notice that appeared in The North Midland Times newspaper on 10 July 1942 advising of tea rationing. This must have been extremely distressing to the good people of England.

Convicts in Australia

Convict Sydney - Hyde Park Barracks Museum - Museums & Attractions - Time Out Sydney

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