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by Kiddle, Margaret.

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TitleCaroline Chisholm
Author / Responsible partyKiddle, Margaret.
GenreBiography, History.
TopicsBiography, History. Chisholm, Caroline, -- 1808-1877. Women philanthropists -- Australia -- Biography. Women social reformers -- Australia -- Biography. Australia -- History -- 1788-1851. Australia -- Emigration and immigration -- History.
Intended AudienceAdult
PublisherVision Australia


Caroline Chisholm was a pioneer in establishing a place for women in public affairs. Her unceasing efforts to affect social change were heroic against a background of primitive conditions and religious controversy. In her biography Margaret Kiddle explores these achievements and also considers Chisholm's career in the context of the changing status of women in the Victorian period.

Additional Information

System control numberVA15175
Original Print PublisherCarlton, Vic. : Melbourne University Press, 1990.
NarratorPaul Karo.
Narrator NamePaul Karo.
Participant or performer notePaul Karo.
Narrators GenderMale narrator