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Main Title: Histories of the Chinese in Australasia and the South Pacific : proceedings of an international public conference held at the Museum of Chinese Australian History, Melbourne, 8-10 October 1993 / edited by Paul Macgregor.
Author: Macgregor, Paul
Imprint: Museum of Chinese Australian History, 1995.
Collation: xviii, 423 p. : ill., facsims., maps, portraits, bibs, pbk ; 24 cm.
Subject: Chinese
Immigrants and immigration
Congresses and conferences
ISBN: 0958778515
Contents include: Doctors and herbalists p7. Thomas Chong - herbalist of Bairnsdale, Victoria p15. The sojourning attitude and the economic decline of Chinese society in Victoria, 1860s-1930s p59. The banana trade: its importance to Melbourne's Chinese and Little Bourke Street, 1880s-1930s p75. The development of the Museum of Chinese Australian History p91. Representations of Chinese cooks, market gardeners, street hawkers, laundrymen, storekeepers, domestic servants and herbalists in Australian literature from 1888 to 1988 p100. The Chinese in Ballarat, Victoria p168. Chinese cemeteries outside China p299. The people on the Chinese gravestones in 19th century Ballarat cemeteries p320. The changing role of the See Yup temple in Melbourne, 1866-1993 p327. Chinese immigration under the 'white Australia policy' p354. Chinese, crime and police in 19th century Victoria p378. The Chinese of Bendigo p389. Chinese communal arrangements in Bendigo c.1870s-1905 and health officer surveillance p394. The material heritage of Chinese Australians: a survey and evaluation of the collection of the Museum of Chinese Australian History p409. .
Result Collection Location Shelf No Status Notes
Non-Fiction Main Library 305.895 CHI CON On Loan