The Resource A brief encounter : Aborigines and Passionists, Stradbroke Island 1843-1846 / | by Fr. Gerard Mahony, C.P

A brief encounter : Aborigines and Passionists, Stradbroke Island 1843-1846 / | by Fr. Gerard Mahony, C.P

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A brief encounter : Aborigines and Passionists, Stradbroke Island 1843-1846 / | by Fr. Gerard Mahony, C.P
Title
A brief encounter
Title remainder
  • Aborigines and Passionists, Stradbroke Island 1843-1846 /
  • by Fr. Gerard Mahony, C.P
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In May 1843 four Passionists arrive at Stradbroke Island to begin the first Catholic Mission to Australia's Aboriginal people. The mission was a failure "but some seeds of goodness were planted there". Discusses the Aboriginal people of North Stradbroke, their customs, hunting and warfare, relationship to land, family and dreamtime
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
AIAS
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Mahony, Gerard
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Polding, John Bede
  • Snell, Joseph
  • Passionists
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Passionists
  • Missionaries
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A brief encounter : Aborigines and Passionists, Stradbroke Island 1843-1846 / | by Fr. Gerard Mahony, C.P
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Cover title
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 46-48
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
48 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
Donation from the Tom Austen Brown collection.
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
A brief encounter : Aborigines and Passionists, Stradbroke Island 1843-1846 / | by Fr. Gerard Mahony, C.P
Publication
Note
Cover title
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 46-48
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
48 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
Donation from the Tom Austen Brown collection.
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
regular print

Library Locations

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