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History: Federation

Trove

Trove is an online search engine developed by the National Library of Australia. At the click of a button, you can access a large and unrivalled repository of Australian material.

Browse for historical & current newspaper articles.  A great source of contemporaneous material. 
There are also digitised versions of various magazines, e.g. The Australian Women's Weekly (1932 - 1982).

On Clickview

Log on to Clickview online through the Library Online Databases page on the Melbourne High School portal

Federation

A documentary history of the Federation movement from 1880 to 1901. The site examines the arguments for and against Federation, nationalism, racism, tariffs, defense and railways. Includes image gallery and timeline.

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