Prayers and Pastures
Moidart immigrants in Victoria, 1852 - 1920

A PhD thesis by Dr. Michael Murray

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Contents and Introduction (321kb)

Chapter One: Moidart, the Land and its People (348kb)

Chapter Two: The journey to Australia (231kb)

Chapter Three: Early settlement and employment in the Colony of Victoria (346kb)

Chapter Four: The struggle for land (317kb)

Chapter Five: Identity and cultural maintenance (285kb)

Chapter Six: Conclusion (165kb)

Bibliography (181kb)

Appendix A: Total cohort of Household Members according to the 1851 Census (106kb)