Monster meeting [7 February 1861]

[Editor: An article about the Lambing Flat riots. Published in The Sydney Morning Herald, 7 February 1861.] Monster meeting. (From the Lambing Flat Miner, February 3.) It having become rumoured amongst the mining community on the Burrangong for some time past that the Chinese intended assembling on that gold-field, all armed, and in such numbers […]

Flight of the Chinese! From Lambing Flat [2 February 1861]

[Editor: An article about the Lambing Flat riots. Published in The Bathurst Free Press and Mining Journal, 2 February 1861.] Flight of the Chinese! From Lambing Flat. We have been kindly favoured by a gentleman who has just returned from Lambing Flat with a copy of the “Prologue to the Miner,” from which we take […]