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The Resource A hard road : Brother Frank Nissl, 1888-1980 : a life of service to the Aborigines of the Kimberleys, Francis Byrne

A hard road : Brother Frank Nissl, 1888-1980 : a life of service to the Aborigines of the Kimberleys, Francis Byrne

Label
A hard road : Brother Frank Nissl, 1888-1980 : a life of service to the Aborigines of the Kimberleys
Title
A hard road
Title remainder
Brother Frank Nissl, 1888-1980 : a life of service to the Aborigines of the Kimberleys
Statement of responsibility
Francis Byrne
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Includes Dampier's description of the inhabitants of Australia p. 42; mentions his first encounter with Aboriginal people p. 44; describes his Bishop's encounters with Aboriginal people on a tour of the Vicariate in 1931, 1932 and 1933 p. 49; mention of Indigenous content p. 63-64, 66, 68, 70-73, 76-77, 80-82, 88-89, 91-94, 98, 99, 100, 101, 102-103, 105, 109, 110, 114; talks about health, including leprosy, hospitals, nurses p. 49-50, 59-61, 95-6; tells of missions and the Chief Protector of Aborigines p. 48-66, 70, 78, 83-85, 87, 89-90, 93, 95, 99, 102-103, 107, 113; covers education p. 50, 98, 106; mentions Aboriginal trackers p. 67, 70, 72; images 'Rockhole (about 1936) ...' p. 51, 'Bush bowershed ...' p. 75, three images of Aboriginal children at Balgo and Old Balgo including Alfie Mulgara, Sidi Morris, Flaki Biabe, Gerard ("Mosquito") Morris, Ronnie Tax, Barney Rex, and Albert Cox p. 97, 'Old Balgo ...' p. 106
Biography type
individual biography
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1949-
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Byrne, Francis
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Nissl, Frank
  • Balgo Hills Mission (W.A.)
Label
A hard road : Brother Frank Nissl, 1888-1980 : a life of service to the Aborigines of the Kimberleys, Francis Byrne
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • Available from Tara House Publishing, PO Box 486, Nedlands WA 6009
Control code
000006620670
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
115 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Received from the Tom Austen Brown collection.
Isbn
9780731676217
Other physical details
ill., facsims., maps, ports.
Label
A hard road : Brother Frank Nissl, 1888-1980 : a life of service to the Aborigines of the Kimberleys, Francis Byrne
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • Available from Tara House Publishing, PO Box 486, Nedlands WA 6009
Control code
000006620670
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
115 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Received from the Tom Austen Brown collection.
Isbn
9780731676217
Other physical details
ill., facsims., maps, ports.

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