Printed word [18 July 1915]

[Editor: Two extracts from the “Printed word” column, published in The Sunday Times (Perth), 18 July 1915. It says that Frances Oakes was the first white person born in Australia. The judge and poet Barron Field is also mentioned.] Printed Word Books and their builders Recollections and reviews From Tyrrell’s Ltd., Castlereagh-street, Sydney, we have […]

[Australia is becoming every day more and more Australian] [29 December 1892]

[Editor: This untitled article puts forward the proposition that the increasing population of native-born Australians (in contrast to those who came from overseas) see Australia as their homeland, leading to a growing sense of Australian nationality. Published in The Advertiser, 29 December 1892.] [Australia is becoming every day more and more Australian] In one sense […]