CHAPTER 1: An Eventful Century

From the ‘Introduction’, through to the final sub-heading, ‘The McKennas Sell Out’, this chapter is a continuous narrative taking in many of the relevant (and some less relevant) issues of the day. You can access any of the topics by clicking on the sub-headings in the right hand column. After the Introduction, these are arranged under three time periods, ‘To 1820’, ‘1820s-1850s’ and ‘1860s- early 20th Century’.