Conference of German-Australian History and Heritage 2018: Australisches Deutschtum
17 August 2018 09:00 to 19 August 2018 17:00 (Australia/Adelaide)
University of Adelaide,
- Michael Watt
- 18 August 2018 10:10
- Eclipse Room
The purpose of this study is to identify the attributes of rural settlements that immigrants from Germany and Scandinavia established in Tasmania in the nineteenth century. The study focuses on determining whether the immigrants established open or closed settlements based on an examination of five attributes: religion; education; occupation; language use; and social interaction. Using historical, ethnographic and content analysis research methods, the study examined clustered settlements that t...