History of Australia
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Australian Colonial Settlement
How many children did Caroline Chisholm have?
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What ship did Caroline Chisholm sail to Australia on?
Was Caroline Chisholm a Catholic?
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What did Caroline Chisholm discover?
Caroline Chisholm discovered that some of the destitute street urchins she saw regularly were actually the children of enlisted British soldiers, she decided to take action, establishing the Female School of Industry for the Daughters of European Soldiers. By removing these children from the streets and educating them, Chisholm hoped to eventually secure paid employment and better opportunities for them.