Also known as: née Jones
Born: 30 May 1808
Died: 25 March 1877Special Achievements:
She is commemorated on 16 May in the calendar of saints of the Church of England.
2001 - Inducted into the Victorian Honour Roll of Women.Additional Information:
She was given the title “The Emigrant's Friend”. To her, the women and families of the harsh colonial society owed their improved conditions and dignity. Her portrait featured on Australia's first $5 note, 1967-1991.
Image - Caroline Chisholm, 1845
Description: Portrait of Caroline Chisholm, engraved by J. B. Hunt after a daguerreotype by Antoine Claudet. Date: 1845 Source: Sharpe’s London Magazine, 1845 (https://archive.org/stream/sharpeslondonmag1415unse#page/n125/mode/1up) Author: Antoine Claudet, photographer; J. B. Hunt, engraver Licensing: This work is in the public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 100 years or fewer.
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Image - Caroline Chisholm plaque, London
Description: Blue plaque erected in 1983 by Greater London Council at 32 Charlton Place, Islington, London, N1 8AJ, London Borough of Islington Date: 22 January 2017, 13:55:10 Source: Own work Author: Spudgun67 Camera location: 51° 32′ 04.92″ N, 0° 06′ 10.55″ W Licensing: This file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 4.0 International license.
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