The life of Caroline Chisholm

Topic: The Australian colonies
Student activity

This is the student activity 1 of 2 of the Significant individuals: Caroline Chisholm learning activity.

Task No. 1

The life of Caroline Chisholm

Caroline Chisholm, 1852 / Angelo Collen Hayter

Use source 1 and your own research to conduct an historical inquiry on the life and achievements of Caroline Chisholm.


What do sources tell us about the role played by Caroline Chisholm in the development of the colony of New South Wales? How do we know?

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