The National Pioneer Women’s Hall of Fame has a reference library of books, video and audio cassettes relating to Australian women’s history. For access, please contact the curator at

  • A Year At Bullo (1997)

    Author: Sara. Henderson

    Published: in 1997 by Macmillan

    Subject: life on ouyback station NT social life & customs

    Format: Book

  • About Us No 3 (2003 TV story of her life in the bush died in 1951)

    Author: Daisy. Bates

    Published: in 2003 TV story of her life in the bush died in 1951

    Dewey No.: SBS 2003

    Subject: Australia

    Format: VHS

  • Absence Of Evidence (1994)

    Author: . Fremantle Arts Centre

    Published: in 1994 by Fremantle Arts Centre

    Format: Book

  • Adela Pankhurst : The Wayward Suffragette 1885 -1961 (1996)

    Author: Verna. Coleman

    Published: in 1996 by Melbourne Uni Press

    Dewey No.: 994.040

    Subject: Walsh, Adela Pankhurst. Pankhurst, Adela, 1885-1961. Suffragists. Women political activists. Australia. Socialism History Biography. Women political activists. Biography. Women in politics Feminism Pacifism Pankhurst, Adela 1885-1961 Suffragists. Women political activists. Australia Biography

    Format: Book

  • Adelaide Ironside: The Pilgrim Of Art (1987)

    Author: Jill. Poulton

    Published: in 1987 by Hale & Ironmonger

    Format: Book

  • Adelie Hurley Video 39

    Author: .

    Subject: daughter of Frank Hurley -sister of Toni Mody Photographer ist Press photographer

    Format: VHS

  • Advice To A Young Lady In The Colonies: Being A Letter Sent From Mrs E Of England To Maria Macarthur In The Colony Of In 1812 (1979)

    Author: Margaret. Barca (Ed)

    Published: in 1979 by Greenhouse Publications

    Dewey No.: 642.4

    Subject: Mrs. E. Macarthur. Maria King. MacArthur, Maria. Dinners and dining. Entertaining. Menus. History. Sources. Social life and customs 1788-1851. New South Wales. Social conditions

    Format: Book

  • Against All Odds: Gai Waterhouse: A Woman In A Man's World (1996)

    Author: Kevin. Perkins

    Published: in 1996 by Pan Macmillam

    Subject: Waterhouse,Gai,1952- ;Women in horse racing-Australia-Biography

    Format: Book

  • Against The Current: The Story Of Adeline Keating (1987)

    Author: Joan. Hellegers

    Published: in 1987 by J M Dent

    Subject: Keating, Adeline, The Myer Emporium

    Format: Book

  • Against The Odds (1998)

    Author: Connie. Keat

    Published: in 1998 by Connie Keat

    Format: Book

  • Alanya, Ngaanyatjarra Culture Life Health Design Fashion Beauty Art & Music (2016)

    Author: . Wilurarra Creative

    Published: in 2016 by Wilurrara Creative

    Dewey No.: 746.920

    Subject: Stories of young Ngaanyatjarra people living in remote desert community about life, health, design, fashion, beauty art and music

    Format: Book

  • Alice On The Line (1988)

    Author: Doris & Douglas. Blackwell & Lockwood

    Published: in 1988 by Rigby

    Dewey No.: 994 291

    Subject: Blackwell,Doris. 2)Alice Springs (NT) - social life & customs Alice Springs Society

    Format: Book

  • Alice Springs History And The People Who Made It (1988)

    Author: Peter. Donovan

    Published: in 1988 by AS Town Council

    Dewey No.: 994.291

  • Alice Springs As It Was. In Old Photographs (1996)

    Author: Henk. Guth

    Published: in 1996 by Henk Guth

    Dewey No.: 919.429

    Subject: Photography. Pictorial works. Northern Territory Alice Springs. Australian

    Format: Book

  • Alice Springs Assignment (1995)

    Author: Margaret. Stiller

    Published: in 1995 by Tiltili

    Dewey No.: 331.761

    Subject: Romance fiction, Nurses, Northern Territory, Alice Springs

    Format: Book

  • Alice Springs. From Singing Wire To Iconic Outback Town (2016)

    Author: Stuart. Traynor

    Published: in 2016 by Wakefield Press

    Dewey No.: 994.291

    Subject: Economic conditions. Social life. History. Todd, Charles, Sir, 1826-1910. Willshire, William Henry, 1852-1925. Gillen, Frank (Francis James), 1855-1912. Bradshaw, Tom. McKay, Ida. White, Jessie. The Bungalow. Communications. Telecommunications. Telegraphy. Colonisation. 1851. Explorers. Settlement and contacts. Settlers. Frontier conflict. Frontier conflict. Policing. Native police. Child /​ parent separation. Stolen generations. Child welfare. Children's homes. Education. Skills and curriculum. Domestic science. Arrernte /​ Aranda people. Growth. Economic history. Manners and customs. Cities and towns. Overland Telegraph Line. History. Mparntwe /​ Alice Springs. Oodnadatta. Yurrkarrn /​ Coniston

    Format: Book

  • Alice Springs. Its History & The People Who Made It (1998)

    Author: Peter. Donovan

    Published: in 1998 by Alice Springs Town Council

    Dewey No.: 994.291

    Subject: Pink, Olive M, 1884-1975. Namatjira, Albert, 1902-1959. Alice Springs. CAAMA Productions. Habitation. Camps. Fringe and town. Catholic Church. Religions. Christianity. Missions. Settlement and contacts - Colonisation. 1851. Defence. Armed forces. Veterans. Employment. Labour market. Settlement and contacts. Explorers. Mining industry. Pastoral industry. Land rights . Claims, disputes, hearings. Land rights. Excisions and leases. Remote area broadcasting. Media. Associations and cooperatives. Mining industry. Photography. Ethnographic. Race relations. Violent. Massacres, murders, poisonings etc. To 1900. Race relations. Racism. Stereotyping. Sacred sites. Substance use. Alcohol. Barrow Creek. Yurrkarrn /​ Coniston. Ntaria /​ Hermannsburg. Mparntwe /​ Alice Springs. Alice Springs. Alice Springs History. Alice Springs Town Council

    Format: Book

  • All At Sea On Land And First Lady Ten Years On (1998)

    Author: Kay. Cottee

    Published: in 1998 by Random House

    Subject: Cottee,Kay 1954; Yachting - Australia-Biography

    Format: Book

  • All My Love (1991)

    Author: Anne. Brooksbank

    Published: in 1991 by Minerva Aus.

    Subject: Gilmore,Dame Mary, 1865-1962,in fiction,drama,poetry etc.

    Format: Book

  • All The Rivers Run (1986)

    Author: Nancy. Cato

    Published: in 1986 by New English Library

    Format: Book

  • Allana Arnot: The Best I Can Be (1998)

    Author: Allana. Arnot

    Published: in 1998 by Pan Macmillan

    Dewey No.: 36243092

    Subject: Women air pilots; biography; physically handicapped Aviation

    Format: Book

  • Along The Tracks With Malcolm Douglas Vhs 102 (1992)

    Author: Malcolm. Douglas

    Published: in 1992 by Malcolm Douglas Films

    Subject: Travel Australian Travel/Outback

    Format: VHS

  • Along The Way (2002)

    Author: Maureen. Flanagan

    Published: in 2002 by Lexington Ave Press

    Dewey No.: 305.906

    Subject: AB

    Format: Book

  • Always A Lady: Courageous Women Of Colonial Australia (1990)

    Author: Nancy. Donkin

    Published: in 1990 by Collins Dove

    Subject: Women pioneers-Australia-Boigraphy

    Format: Book

  • Amirah ; An Un-Australian Childhood (1983)

    Author: Amirah. Inglis

    Published: in 1983 by Heinemann, Australia

    Dewey No.: 920.72

    Subject: Inglis, Amirah, 1926-. Biographies. Childhood and youth. Jews. Jews Australia. Biography. Jewish children. Jewish women.

    Format: Book