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Resource guide the early years of Australian rules football 1858 to 1914 Tim Coffey: Home

This resource guide's goal is to provide information about the early years of Australian rules football from 1858 to 1914 for the National wool Museum in Geelong and its clients. This guide also provides social and cultural information about football and

Introduction to guide resource guide.

This goal of this resource guide is to provide information about the early years of Australian Rules Football from 1858 to 1914. The National Wool Museum has expressed a desire to expand its focus  to include a history of broader social and cultural traditions for Australians. The National Museum wanted include historical information  about   indigenous people migrants  women. The users of the National Wool Museum vary widely from school children to amateur historians and heritage groups. It was suggested because of Geelong strong connection to Australian rules football having a closer look at  how foot ball effected these marginal groups would be beneficial.

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