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[[File:O'Shannessy.jpeg|505px|thumb|centre|''Sir John O'Shanassy, Premier of Victoria]'' by William Strutt. This portrait was commissioned by the St. Patrick's Society in 1859, of which Sir John O'Shanassy was the founder. It hung in the Society's Hall in Bourke Street, Melbourne. State Library of Victoria Collection (H2003.1).]]
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[[File:O'Shannessy.jpeg|505px|thumb|centre|''Sir John O'Shanessy, Premier of Victoria]'' by William Strutt. This portrait was commissioned by the St. Patrick's Society in 1859, of which Sir John O'Shanassy was the founder. It hung in the Society's Hall in Bourke Street, Melbourne. State Library of Victoria Collection (H2003.1).]]
  
 
[[File:Lalor.jpg|800px|thumb|center|"Pistol used by [[Peter Lalor]] at the [[Eureka Stockade]], 3 December 1854. '' State Library of Victoria Collection (H36528).]]
 
[[File:Lalor.jpg|800px|thumb|center|"Pistol used by [[Peter Lalor]] at the [[Eureka Stockade]], 3 December 1854. '' State Library of Victoria Collection (H36528).]]

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Sir John O'Shanessy, Premier of Victoria] by William Strutt. This portrait was commissioned by the St. Patrick's Society in 1859, of which Sir John O'Shanassy was the founder. It hung in the Society's Hall in Bourke Street, Melbourne. State Library of Victoria Collection (H2003.1).
"Pistol used by Peter Lalor at the Eureka Stockade, 3 December 1854. State Library of Victoria Collection (H36528).
"Major W. C. Smith. Ballarat West from 76 pen & ink portraits of the Members of the Victorian Parliament for 1874 by Edward Gilks. State Library of Victoria Collection (H31555/23).
To the Right Worshipful the Mayor of Melbourne... [from] the undersigned Inhabitants of Melbourne considering the Unsettled State of a portion of the Diggings, and the necessity measures for the Better PROTECTION OF THE CITY, and upholding the cause of Law and Order, hereby request your Worship to convene A PUBLIC MEETING... John Ferress, Government Printer, 05 December 1854. State Library of Victoria Collection (H141396).
The site of the Eureka Stockade, published in The Australasian Sketcher, 14 June 1873. State Library of Victoria Collection (AS14067349).
The famous 'Eureka Stockade', Ballarat, December 1854. Photography: Charles Rudd 1849-1901. Collection: State Library of Victoria (H39358/16.
Hanson Photo, John Brewer [detail] from Pioneers of the Ovens &​ Townsmen of Beechworth, 1899. State Library of Victoria Collection.