Three brothers killed at Passchendaele
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Three brothers killed at Passchendaele

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The ancestors of the three Seabrook brothers killed at Passchendaele discuss the enduring impact of their deaths on the Australian family.

The ancestors of the three Seabrook brothers killed at Passchendaele discuss the enduring impact of their deaths on the Australian family.

Child miners in the Industrial Revolution
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Child miners in the Industrial Revolution

Clip from The Worst Jobs In History

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Tony Robinson goes underground in Wales to see how hurriers, the children who worked in coal mines, fared during the Industrial Revolution.

Tony Robinson goes underground in Wales to see how hurriers, the children who worked in coal mines, fared during the Industrial Revolution.

English small business in the 1930s
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English small business in the 1930s

Clip from Turn Back Time: The High Street

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A group of British small business owners are sent back in time to the 1930s to demonstrate the struggles and successes of being a shop owner in bygone eras.

A group of British small business owners are sent back in time to the 1930s to demonstrate the struggles and successes of being a shop owner in bygone eras.

'Historic Wife Swap': Marie Antoinette and King Louis XVI
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'Historic Wife Swap': Marie Antoinette and King Louis XVI

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A satirical segment in which Marie Antoinette and King Louis XVI partake in a 'Wife Swap' with a married peasant couple illuminates issues the working class had with the ...

A satirical segment in which Marie Antoinette and King Louis XVI partake in a 'Wife Swap' with a married peasant couple illuminates issues the working class had with the monarchs prior to the French Revolution.

Frank Hurley photographs Passchendaele
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Frank Hurley photographs Passchendaele

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Historians discuss photograph attributed to Frank Hurley of dead and wounded Australians and Germans in railway cutting near Ypres.

Historians discuss photograph attributed to Frank Hurley of dead and wounded Australians and Germans in railway cutting near Ypres.

480: ANZAC: Oodgeroo Noonuccal
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480: ANZAC: Oodgeroo Noonuccal

Clip from 480: Anzac

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Oodgeroo Noonuccal was one of Australia's leading Aboriginal poets. She helped her country during war time, a phase in her life

Oodgeroo Noonuccal was one of Australia's leading Aboriginal poets. She helped her country during war time, a phase in her life

Australia celebrates itself during the 1930s
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Australia celebrates itself during the 1930s

Clip from The Years That Made Us

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Aboriginal Australians begin demanding equal rights as White Australia pats itself on the back during the 1930s.

Aboriginal Australians begin demanding equal rights as White Australia pats itself on the back during the 1930s.

Australia’s place in the world during the 1930s
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Australia’s place in the world during the 1930s

Clip from The Years That Made Us

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The 1930s saw the Great Depression's decline but saw a rise in reflective fear across Australia.

The 1930s saw the Great Depression's decline but saw a rise in reflective fear across Australia.

Peel Island's leper colony
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Peel Island's leper colony

Clip from Coast Australia

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Neil Oliver visits Peel Island in Moreton Bay, where historian Thom Blake describes the colony where leprosy sufferers were quarantined from 1907 to 1959.

Neil Oliver visits Peel Island in Moreton Bay, where historian Thom Blake describes the colony where leprosy sufferers were quarantined from 1907 to 1959.

Peel Island's leper colony
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Peel Island's leper colony

Clip from Coast Australia

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Neil Oliver visits Peel Island in Moreton Bay, where historian Thom Blake describes the colony where leprosy sufferers were quarantined from 1907 to 1959.

Neil Oliver visits Peel Island in Moreton Bay, where historian Thom Blake describes the colony where leprosy sufferers were quarantined from 1907 to 1959.

Caroline Chisholm's employment agency
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Caroline Chisholm's employment agency

Clip from Australia: The Story of Us

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A dramatisation of Caroline Chisholm establishing an agency to place young women in homes and changing the social landscape of colonial Australia.

A dramatisation of Caroline Chisholm establishing an agency to place young women in homes and changing the social landscape of colonial Australia.

Convict James Porter's escape from penal colony
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Convict James Porter's escape from penal colony

Clip from Australia: The Story of Us

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A dramatisation of James Porter and his gang's escape from Macquarie Harbour prison in 1834.

A dramatisation of James Porter and his gang's escape from Macquarie Harbour prison in 1834.

James Esmond's Ballarat gold discovery
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James Esmond's Ballarat gold discovery

Clip from Australia: The Story of Us

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A dramatisation of James Esmond discovering 27kg of gold in what became Ballarat in 1851, prompting a gold rush and the growth of Melbourne as a wealthy city.

A dramatisation of James Esmond discovering 27kg of gold in what became Ballarat in 1851, prompting a gold rush and the growth of Melbourne as a wealthy city.

The Eureka Rebellion in 1854
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The Eureka Rebellion in 1854

Clip from Australia: The Story of Us

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A dramatisation of the conditions that led to the Eureka Rebellion in Ballarat, with conflicts over mining licences in 1854.

A dramatisation of the conditions that led to the Eureka Rebellion in Ballarat, with conflicts over mining licences in 1854.

Horse thief John Foley saves Adelaide
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Horse thief John Foley saves Adelaide

Clip from Australia: The Story of Us

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A dramatisation of convict John Foley droving cattle to Adelaide amid a food shortage in 1987.

A dramatisation of convict John Foley droving cattle to Adelaide amid a food shortage in 1987.

Germany's invasion of Belgium brings UK into war
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Germany's invasion of Belgium brings UK into war

Clip from Tony Robinson's World War 1

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The UK declares war on Germany when it invades neutral Belgium, Britain's ally, on its way to attack France.

The UK declares war on Germany when it invades neutral Belgium, Britain's ally, on its way to attack France.

Royal rivalries embroiled in lead up to war
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Royal rivalries embroiled in lead up to war

Clip from Royal Cousins At War

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The rivalries between cousins Wilhelm II, George V and Nicholas II come to a head upon the assassination of Franz Ferdinand.

The rivalries between cousins Wilhelm II, George V and Nicholas II come to a head upon the assassination of Franz Ferdinand.

Saying goodbye, rites of passage and history
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Saying goodbye, rites of passage and history

Clip from The Indian In The Cupboard

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Boohoo Boone asks Omri what will happen when they return home, hoping they will have moved forward in time. Little Bear tells Omri and Patrick about the traditional rite of ...

Boohoo Boone asks Omri what will happen when they return home, hoping they will have moved forward in time. Little Bear tells Omri and Patrick about the traditional rite of passage in Iroquois culture and of the concept of harmony with the world. Before leaving, Little Bear asks Omri of the plight of the Onondaga people, and Omri tells him the truth. The Onondaga are great, but it is not always great for their people.