A topic is a collection of records with interpretation and inquiry questions. Each topic is aligned to the Australian Curriculum and focuses on an aspect of Australian history.
Each record focuses on a single item from the National Archives' collection. Some records contain extra information to help you interpret them.
Anti-war protest – report on the arrest of suffragette Adela Pankhurst
This is an extract from a typed letter sent by the crown solicitor to the secretary of the Attorney-General's Department relating to the conviction of Adela Pankhurst in Melbourne in 1917. It outlines the details of the prosecution, including the names of the witnesses who appeared.