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The Peril to White Australia, 1870s-1930s

Identifier: Coll-1434/2997

Scope and Contents

Illustration of a map of Australia and text describing that there are six proposed state capitals and one Federal capital and how they are all located in the Southern part of Australia noting that the North and central parts are unfit for 'white man' and 'only suitable for brown or black settlement'.


  • Creation: 1870s-1930s

Language of Materials


Physical Description

1 slide 81mm by 81mm

Conditions Governing Access



From the Fonds: 50 boxes

From the Fonds: 3465 Photographic Slides

Physical Description

1 slide 81mm by 81mm


81mm by 81mm

Archivist's Note

Catalogued by Kristy Davis as part of Towards Dolly Project, 2012-2013

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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