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Booklet - 'Victoria For The Settler, Irrigation Areas', Crown Lands Department, 1912 Reg. No: ST 040954
- Booklet entitled 'Victoria for the Settler: Irrigation Areas', published by the Crown Lands Department in 1912. The booklet includes instructions, hints, advances and general information for intending settlers; information about Crown Lands and the Land Act of 1901; advice about irrigation in Victoria and specifically the Goulburn irrigation system; descriptions of Victoria; and details of agricultural production and exports, including number of livestock, value of mining products and agricultural crops.
- Booklet, 64 pages, with extensive text printed in black. There are also illustrations, photographs and advertisements, throughout the booklet.
- Acquisition Information:
- Transfer from Powerhouse Museum, 1993
|Dimensions:||15.5 cm (Width), 24.5 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||immigration, agriculture, settlement, government departments, irrigation, closer settlement schemes, migration settlement, british immigration|
|Themes this item is part of:||Migration Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, Getting In, Immigration Museum Exhibition, 2003-2015|
|Primary Classification:||AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE|
|Secondary Classification:||Settlement Schemes|
|Tertiary Classification:||promotional materials|
|Publisher:||Victoria: Crown Lands & Survey Department, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1912|
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