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Sources and Further Information


A number of publications were consulted in preparing the Parliament web pages. These included:

Clarke, F.G (1989) Australia - A Concise Political and Social History Melbourne: Oxford University Press

Dickey, B. and Howell, P. (1986) South Australia's Foundation: select documents Adelaide: Wakefield Press.

Fraser, Bryce (1998) Government in Australia: key events in politics, law, the economy North Ryde, NSW: Macquarie Library.

Hirst, J.B (1973) Adelaide and the Country, 1870-1917 Melbourne: Melbourne University Press

Jaensch, Dean (ed) (1986) The Flinders History of South Australia - The Political History. Adelaide: Wakefield Press.

Jones, Helen (1994) In Her Own Name: a history of women in South Australia from 1836 Adelaide: Wakefield Press

Magarey, Susan (1983) 'Catherine Spence' in (ed) Eric Fry, Rebels and Radicals. Sydney: Allen & Unwin.

Pike, Douglas (1967) Paradise of Dissent, South Australia 1829-1857 Melbourne: Melbourne University Press.

Richards, Eric (ed) (1986) The Flinders History of South Australia - The Social History. Adelaide: Wakefield Press.

Stretton, P. & Finnimore, C. (1991) How South Australian Aborigines Lost the Vote - some side effects of Federation, an Old Parliament House Research Paper. Adelaide: Old Parliament House.

Ward, Russel (1965) Australia Englewood Cliffs, N.J: Prentice-Hall.

Web sites

  • - South Australian Electoral Office Website.
  • - South Australian State Library - Women in Politics Website.