Author: EUREKA STOCKADE [PARLIAMENT OF VICTORIA].
Riot At Ballaarat. Report Of The Board. Appointed To Enquire
Into Circumstances Connected With The Late Disturbance At Ballaarat.
Together with the Evidence Taken By The Board.
First Edition; Foolscap folio; pp. xvi, 22; printed on original
blue paper, slab sewen, very good copy.
A report relating to Ballarat and the Eureka Stockade: this government
report on the events which led to the burning down of the Eureka
Hotel prints testimony by key figures including key police Mr
Ximens and Robert Milne, as well as Peter Lalor and Frederick
Vern. The report is dated 21 November 1854, just two weeks before
the battle of the Eureka Stockade on 3 December, and prints the
testimony of sixty witnesses examined under oath at Bath's Hotel
in Ballarat between 2-10 November.
Melbourne; John Ferres; Government Printer; 1854.
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