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Straight to the source: A guide to sources for Victorian history.

Straight to the source: A guide to sources for Victorian history.

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Published by Monash University. in Clayton,Vic.Australia .
Written in English


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The Victorian Dictionary. Compiled by Lee Jackson, an author of historical thrillers and nonfiction about Victorian London, this site is a searchable collection of excerpts from books, pamphlets, academic works and periodicals, original writings by the author, and images (including many from Punch). The site is worth a look for online researchers, although, as the author notes in his. The reason for this has to do more with the original book than Tom Cruise or Steven Speilburg's tendency to wittle everything, including alien attacks, down to simple family problems. In a lot of ways, "War of the Worlds" () was a close to dead-on adaptation of the original Victorian novel.

  Victorian riding habit circa —in those days, women rode side saddle. | Source The Victorian Period in Fashion: Historical Background The Victorian period, generally the time between and the s, is named after Britain's Queen Victoria (–), a long-lived and highly influential monarch in an era when women had little power. The contrast between Maud’s uncle – a figure straight out of the gothic – and the obsessive cataloguer Ashbee tells us a great deal about what we want from Victorian stories. Ashbee was the son of the manager of a Hounslow gunpowder factory who made a good marriage to the daughter of a wealthy merchant and joined the family firm.

  For an excellent, absorbing study of Victorian life and living, skip this book and go directly to Ruth Goodman's "How to Be a Victorian: A Dawn-to-Dusk Guide to Victorian Life." Goodman is an experiential historian who lives the life of a Victorian woman before she writes about it. A fascinating first-hand s: Data Sources – This will show you the source of the data along with a count of the number of files if you’re it’s a from folder query. View in Worksheet – Clicking on this will take you to the output table if the query is loaded to a table, pivot table or pivot chart.


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Get this from a library. Straight to the source: a guide to sources for Victorian history. [Monash Public History Group.;].

That the scale or extent of the source material—whether the longue durée of history or the heft of the Victorian three-decker novel—requires judicious omissions to fit into the more limited parameters of a feature film is common to both endeavours, as is the desire to re-order events better to serve the demands of a coherent story, and the Author: Jeremy Strong.

Each source will add more to the story and help you build up a picture of the changes in the house, as well as the people who have lived in it. Here is a quick guide to some of the key resources to use when researching the history of your Victorian house. Your area. Firstly, head to the local history library or county records office in your area.

Book - Straight to the source: a guide to sources for Victorian history. Victorian Aboriginal Corporation for Languages, Brunswick Victorian Aboriginal Corporation for Languages Book Straight to the source: a guide to sources for Victorian history victorian history history sources Monash Public History Group.

A guide to websites about Victorian History. there is an interesting section on the study of history and the use of primary sources. The site is relatively easy to navigate with documents divided into sixty different categories which are further subdivided.

The site is relatively straight forward to navigate as the site has a fairly. For secondary-source materials (books written about history, rather than at the time) which our fans might enjoy, go here: Secondary Sources.

Also, remember to check out the index of 19th c. Articles transcribed from our collection. Nineteenth Century Collections Online is transforming the teaching, learning, and research ing a new wave of discovery into the nineteenth century, NCCO includes collections from across the globe with content in multiple languages, richly representing Africa, Europe, Australia, Asia, Latin America, Middle East, and North America.

[] Welcome to The Internet History Sourcebooks Project, a collection of public domain and copy-permitted historical texts presented cleanly (without advertising or excessive layout) for educational y sources are available here primarily for use in high-school and university/college courses.

From the outset the site took a very broad view of the sources that should be available to. Clunes Museum BOOK HISTORICAL JOURNAL COLLECTION OF VICTORIAN JOURNALS AUSTRALIA VIC.

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To guide the uninitiated, Thomas E. Hill compiled a list of dos and don’ts in his Manual of Social and Business Forms, first published in Here are some of our favorite practices of social etiquette from the Victorian Era.

(Note: Requires a sense of humor!) Hygiene Etiquette. Bathing: “Upon arising, take a complete bath. A simple. If you only ever read one book on the Victorians, this is the one to read. Wilson doesn't invent anything new; the categories are familiar.

We start with the bad old England that Victoria inherited, work our way through the Chartists, Peel and the Corn Laws, the terrible 40s, the Italian influence, doubt, Mesmerism, Albert, the Great Exhibition, the Reform Bills, the Crimean War, Afghanistan /5(90).

Holly Furneaux is a Reader in Victorian Literature at the University of Leicester. She is author of Queer Dickens: Erotics, Families, Masculinities and co-editor, with Sally Ledger, of Dickens in Context. She is now working on a book called Military Men of Feeling, focused on the Crimean war.

Overview: Victorian Britain, - By Professor Eric Evans Last updated Citation Machine® helps students and professionals properly credit the information that they use. Cite sources in APA, MLA, Chicago, Turabian, and Harvard for free. A research guide to primary and secondary sources for the history of science and medicine.

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Victorian era, the period between about andcorresponding roughly to the period of Queen Victoria’s reign (–) and characterized by a class-based society, a growing number of people able to vote, a growing state and economy, and Britain’s status as the most powerful empire in the world.

Discover how attitudes to a woman's place changed, as charitable missions began to extend the female role of service, and Victorian feminism began to emerge as a potent political force. T he s were a period of change. As the century drew to a close, the world began to move away from the stiff, moralistic, Victorian Era (Laver ).

Urban centers were growing, and new technologies, such as the introduction of electricity into clothing manufacturing, produced a boom in the ready-to-wear market. Unmentionable: The Victorian Lady's Guide to Sex, Marriage, and Manners by Therese Oneill is a Little Brown US publication.

Based on a review written by one of my Goodreads friends, I knew I had to check this book out/5(K).Unmentionable: The Victorian Lady’s Guide to Sex, Marriage, and Manners is the quite possibly the most fun you’ll ever have while reading a history book, mostly because of the snarky voice of Therese Oneill.

This book is all about the private side of Victorian life – how it smelled (bad), what women did about their periods (whatever worked), and how to flirt with a fan, pair of gloves.

T he fashionable silhouette of the s was defined by a small waist, drooping shoulders, and a voluminous skirt that steadily grew in size through the decade. By far, the most important characteristic of s womenswear was the dome-shaped skirt with its fullness evenly distributed (Severa 96).

The large skirt was supported underneath by multiple petticoats, sometimes .