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Martinez, J. Chinese Women in Prostitution in the Courts of s Darwin.
Northern Territory historical studies, 30 One little known aspect of Northern Territory history is the immigration of a small of Chinese women who worked as prostitutes in Darwin's How to marry a Cairns man in the s.
The subject of Chinese brothel prostitution is something of an anomaly in the history of Darwin; a period of some seven years during which Chinese prostitution was permitted if not encouraged.
In this article I will first consider the evidence for Chinese women's presence in early Darwin, and then explore the scant sources relating to women in prostitution, focusing on evidence taken from their encounters with the police and judiciary. Advanced Search.
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