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  1. TRIBUTE TO GORDON Ceremony at Ballarat Memorial Cottage Opened
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 16 August 1934 p 13 Article
    Abstract: BALLARAT, Wednesday. — The Governor (Lord Huntingfield) and Lady Huntingfield took part in the ceremonies at which the association of Adam Lindsay 646 words
    • Text last corrected on 21 October 2009 by anonymous
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  2. STOCKMAN AND POET. Memoirs of Adam Lindsay Gordon.
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Saturday 1 November 1913 p 16 Article
    Abstract: Away back in the middle sixties three young fellows and a lad of 16 years were stockmen on Lake Hawden Station in the Tatiara country, South Australi ... 1432 words
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  3. BOLLING BACK THE YEARS ADAM LINDSAY GORDON'S FRIEND.
    Kalgoorlie Miner (WA : 1895 - 1950) Saturday 15 November 1930 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Adam Lindsay Gordon died in 1870, and only a few—a very small handful—of those living can claim to have any personal recollection of 847 words
    • Text last corrected on 26 January 2014 by desmodium
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  4. Real Life Stories Of South Australia MEMORIES OF GORDON Centenary Of Australia's First Poet
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 19 January 1933 p 15 Article
    Abstract: Next October will witness the 100th anniversary of the birth of Adam Lindsay Gordon, Australia's first poet, who was born in the Azores on October 19 ... 2057 words
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  5. FINE TRIBUTES TO AUSTRALIA'S GREAT POET. SPEAKERS PRAISE HIS WORKS. Fourth Pilgrimage to Dingiey Dell
    Border Watch (Mount Gambier, SA : 1861 - 1954) Tuesday 1 November 1932 p 2 Detailed Lists, Results, Guides
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  6. THE GREAT WESTERN
    Portland Guardian (Vic. : 1876 - 1953) Monday 26 June 1950 p 4 Article
    Abstract: On the occasion of the unveiling of memorial cairn to Adam Lindsay Gordon at the recent meeting of the Coleraine Racing Club, Mr. 956 words
    • Text last corrected on 18 December 2011 by mullalk
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  7. NEW BOOKS. GENERAL LITERATURE.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 5 April 1918 p 9 Detailed Lists, Results, Guides
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  8. MOUNT GAMBIER (THE MOUNT.) (FROM THE SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT OF THE AUSTRALASIAN.)
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 26 December 1885 p 14 Article
    Abstract: Of the many extinct volcanoes that extend over such a large area of the southern portion of Australia there is not one that possesses more peculiar a ... 2686 words
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  9. THE POET GORDON. (To the Editor of the Border Watch.)
    Border Watch (Mount Gambier, SA : 1861 - 1954) Saturday 28 August 1886 p 2 Article
    Abstract: SIR,—It has been suggested to me by a few gentlemen that now would be a fitting time to erect some memorial to the poet Gordon, and through the mediu ... 313 words
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  10. ADAM LINDSAY GORDON. EXTRACTS FROM HIS LETTERS. A CHAT WITH MR. JOHN RIDDOCH.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Monday 19 August 1895 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Probably no one did more for Adam Lindary Gordon than John Riddoch, whose game[?] and genial disposition have made him universally [?] and loved. Fro ... 2312 words
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  11. "IN OUR LAKE COUNTRY."
    South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900) Saturday 30 May 1891 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Jaded, worn, and weary with the toil of twelve months. Jack and I took our seats in the Melbourne express not many weeks ago. We were bound for the S ... 3560 words
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  12. THE STORY OF ADAM LINDSAY GORDON Won Fame As Songster Of The Australian Bush | THE STORY OF ADAM LINDSAY GORDON
    Border Watch (Mount Gambier, SA : 1861 - 1954) Thursday 9 January 1947 p 6 Article
    Abstract: (By A Special Correspondent Of Sydney "Daily Mirror") Though he was not native born, Australians have taken poet Adam Lindsay Gordon to their hearts ... 2696 words
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  13. Gordon's Leap. And Historical Evidence.
    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Saturday 22 February 1930 p 22 Article
    Abstract: SINCE Gordon's famous horseman's leap at Mount Gambier was discussed in the "Courier," there has been a new beginning of 1377 words
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  14. One Hundred Years Ago Today Centenary Of Adam Lindsay Gordon "Poet Of The Centaurs"
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 19 October 1933 p 44 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: One hundred years ago today, on October 19, 1833, a child was born at Fayal, in the Azores. Destiny decreed that he should become a poet—the laureate ... 3436 words
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  15. GORDON AND CADGER. The Steeplechasing Poet.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 28 October 1933 p 5 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: The poet who rated horses above men, and the horse which carried the poet to many a thrilling victory-looking back over 60 years Mr. James Sugars see ... 1553 words
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  16. THE GORDON MEMORIAL OBELISK.
    Border Watch (Mount Gambier, SA : 1861 - 1954) Saturday 9 July 1887 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Adam Lindsay Gordon during his life was perhaps better known and appreciated in Australia as a daring and successful steeplechase rider than as a dev ... 1961 words
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  17. PIONEERS OF THE PEN. Adam Lindsay Gordon.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 30 November 1929 p 5 Article
    Abstract: When we come to study the life of that tragic genius, Adam Lindsay Gordon, we are roused to more than a passing interest in the details of his life. ... 1747 words
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  18. THE SUICIDE OF MR. A. L. GORDON.
    Border Watch (Mount Gambier, SA : 1861 - 1954) Saturday 2 July 1870 p 2 Article
    Abstract: An exceedingly painful feeling was created on Friday last in Melbourne, particularly among literary and sporting circles, by a report that Mr. A. L. ... 2192 words
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  19. THE LATE A. L. GORDON.
    Border Watch (Mount Gambier, SA : 1861 - 1954) Saturday 9 July 1870 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The following article is taken from the Age. It gives some curious circumstances respecting the closing day of Mr. Gordon's life, which we have not s ... 1323 words
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  20. SUICIDE OF MR. A. L. GORDON.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 25 June 1870 p 5 Article
    Abstract: An exceedingly painful feeling was created yesterday morning in Melbourne, particularly among literary and sporting circles, by a report that Mr. A. ... 1236 words
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  21. SUPPOSED SUICIDE OF MR. A. L. GORDON.
    Empire (Sydney, NSW : 1850 - 1875) Tuesday 28 June 1870 p 3 Article
    Abstract: VICTORIA seems at the present moment, says the Telegraph, to be passing through a cycle of catastrophes that fill the public mind with horror and con ... 1532 words
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  22. MOUNT GAMBIER RACES. WEDNESDAY, 27TH JULY.
    Border Watch (Mount Gambier, SA : 1861 - 1954) Friday 29 July 1864 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The annual Border Steeplechase and Mount Gambier Race meeting came off here on Wednesday last, The weather, which, for a few day's previous, had been ... 968 words
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  23. Local Intelligence.
    Border Watch (Mount Gambier, SA : 1861 - 1954) Saturday 28 March 1868 p 2 Article
    Abstract: DISTRICT COUNCIL. — There will be a meeting of the District Council, Mount Gambier West, on the afternoon of Thursday next. 1608 words
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  24. NEWSPAPERS OF 1887.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 10 April 1911 p 9 Article
    Abstract: GEELONG, Saturday.—When underpinning at the Birregurra State school on Friday the contractors came across bottles containing shredded remains of copi ... 68 words
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    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Tuesday 3 June 1924 p 8 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: MR. CHARLES MULLALLEY, Of Brisbane, the original of Adam Lindsay Gordon's poem "The Seek Stockrider." Mr. Mullalley claims to 48 words
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  26. Selected Poetry. The Song of the Surf.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 31 March 1883 p 489 Article
    Abstract: WHITE steeds of ocean, that leap with a hollow and wearisome roar On the bar of ironstone steep, not a fathom's length from the shore. 376 words
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  27. PICTURESQUE VICTORIA. BY "THE VAGABOND." COLERAINE.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 25 April 1885 p 4 Article
    Abstract: There has been much wordy fighting in Parliament, much writing in the press, and much agitation in local committees a[?]t the various routes to be ta ... 5029 words
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  28. [Adam Lindsay Gordon riding at Dowling Forest racetrack, Ballarat] T H Lyttleton
    Lyttleton, Thomas Hamilton, 1826-1876
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    [Adam Lindsay Gordon riding at Dowling Forest racetrack, Ballarat] T H Lyttleton
  29. Obituary. Mr. James Molloy.
    Portland Guardian (Vic. : 1876 - 1953) Thursday 1 April 1937 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Another old resident of the district has passed away in the person of Mr. James Molloy, whose death occurred I. at the Portland hospital on Thursday ... 856 words
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  30. GENERAL NEWS.
    The Urana Independent and Clear Hills Standard (NSW : 1913 - 1921) Friday 12 September 1913 p 4 Article
    Abstract: A joke nearly brought about a disaster, or something like it, at Camden, New Jersey. Jennie Ochinpa, a factory girl, laughed so heartily at 4889 words
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  31. An Interesting Broadcast Local Vocalists to Contribute
    Border Watch (Mount Gambier, SA : 1861 - 1954) Thursday 8 January 1942 p 1 Article
    Abstract: A broadcast which will have special interest for Mount Gambier people will be heard at 9 o'clock (S.A. time) next Sunday night on 3HA (Hamilton) 117 words
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  32. What goes on? Making iron gates new 'active interest' for leading jockey | A Melbourne News Diary
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 26 August 1950 p 6 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: LEADING jockey Jack Purtell has taken up a new, part-time occupation—bending iron bars. 1424 words
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  33. Real Life Stories Of South Australia A MEETING WITH ADAM LINDSAY GORDON When The Poet Gave A Little "Pincher Sixpence To Buy Lollies
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 2 November 1933 p 16 Article
    Abstract: FOLLOWING the article in "The Chronicle" on the life of Adam Lindsay Gordon, a reader has sent in an interesting account of a meeting with the poet—" ... 795 words
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  34. PIONEERS OF WESTERN WIMMERA TENACITY OF FARMERS AND WIVES IN DROUGHT Adam Lindsay Gordon—The Popular Poet
    The Horsham Times (Vic. : 1882 - 1954) Friday 3 November 1939 p 10 Article
    Abstract: In the early days of drought and very low prices for all farm products (1/3 per bushel for wheat and 2/6 per head for picked large freezing 1655 words
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