The Resource A Looking-glass for Tasmania : letters petitions and other manuscripts relating to Van Diemen's Land 1808-1845, transcribed by Eustace Fitzsymonds

A Looking-glass for Tasmania : letters petitions and other manuscripts relating to Van Diemen's Land 1808-1845, transcribed by Eustace Fitzsymonds

Label
A Looking-glass for Tasmania : letters petitions and other manuscripts relating to Van Diemen's Land 1808-1845
Title
A Looking-glass for Tasmania
Title remainder
letters petitions and other manuscripts relating to Van Diemen's Land 1808-1845
Statement of responsibility
transcribed by Eustace Fitzsymonds
Title variation
Fitzsymonds's looking glass for Tasmania
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Facsimiles and transcriptions of manuscripts relating to Tasmania 1808-1845; includes material related to Aborigines; (pp. 35-6, 115-16, 132, 140) accounts of attacks on stock and farm workers, changes in attitude as a result; numbers of Aborigines engaged in attacks and requests for military assistance; burning of huts; (p.190) co-operation of the Aborigines; (p.199) request to marry Dalrymple Briggs (daughter of an Aboriginal woman); (p.248) conditions on Flinders Island
Cataloging source
VCAV
Dewey number
994.6/02
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Fitzsymonds, Eustace
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  • Colonization
  • Shipping
  • Livestock
  • Tasmania
Label
A Looking-glass for Tasmania : letters petitions and other manuscripts relating to Van Diemen's Land 1808-1845, transcribed by Eustace Fitzsymonds
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes indexes
  • Spine title: Fitzsymonds's looking glass for Tasmania
  • "The edition of FitzSymond's Looking-Glass for Tasmanina has been reduced to four hundred copies only, of which the first hundred are large-paper."
  • "Copy no. 237"
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • cartographic image
  • still image
  • text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000002565004
Dimensions
34 cm.
Extent
288 pages [1] leaf of plates
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
facsimilies, illustration, map
Label
A Looking-glass for Tasmania : letters petitions and other manuscripts relating to Van Diemen's Land 1808-1845, transcribed by Eustace Fitzsymonds
Publication
Note
  • Includes indexes
  • Spine title: Fitzsymonds's looking glass for Tasmania
  • "The edition of FitzSymond's Looking-Glass for Tasmanina has been reduced to four hundred copies only, of which the first hundred are large-paper."
  • "Copy no. 237"
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • cartographic image
  • still image
  • text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000002565004
Dimensions
34 cm.
Extent
288 pages [1] leaf of plates
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
facsimilies, illustration, map

Library Locations

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