Author:William Westgarth

William Westgarth
Scottish-born merchant, historian, statistician and politician in Australia


  • (ed.) Tracks of McKinlay across Australia by John Davis
  • A Report on the Position, Capabilities, and Prospects of the Australian Aborigines (1846)
  • Victoria, late Australia Felix, or Port Phillip District of New South Wales (Edinburgh, 1853)
  • Victoria and the Australian Gold Mines in 1857 (London, 1857)
  • Personal Recollections of Early Melbourne and Victoria (Melbourne, 1888)
  • Half a Century of Australasian Progress: a Personal Retrospect (London, 1889)
  • "The Statistics of Crime in Australia" in Journal of the Statistical Society of London, 27 (4) (December, 1864), pp. 505–519

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