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A history of the Church Missionary Society in Australia and Tasmania

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A history of the Church Missionary Society in Australia and Tasmania
Title
A history of the Church Missionary Society in Australia and Tasmania
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Subject
Summary
Early missionary contact with Aborigines; establishment of mission at Wellington Valley 1832 Myole blacks - infanticide of half-castes; vocabulary and grammar compiled; education and intellectual capacity of Aborigines; mission closed 1842; school for native children, Fremantle; missionary work of Moravians in Victoria; work of other missions - Australian Board of Missions, Church of England Mission to the Aborigines, Church Missionary Society of Victoria; missions established at Poonindie, S.A., Yarrabah, Mitchell River, Forrest River, Torres Strait, Lockhart River, Framlingham, Lake Tyers, Lake Condah, Roper River, Oenpelli; p.280; Figures of Aboriginal population in 1921 for all States; p.280; Theory of origin of Australian Aborigines; p.386; Warramunga white cockatoo increase ceremony noted; Arundta witchery grub increase ceremony; belief in south-east Australia that man can be lamed by injuring his foot-prints
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1879-1949
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Johnstone, S. M.
Date time place
1925
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A history of the Church Missionary Society in Australia and Tasmania
Instantiates
Publication
Note
ports.; tbls
Control code
M0044250
Extent
vi, 415 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
RB copy - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
System control number
0053996
Label
A history of the Church Missionary Society in Australia and Tasmania
Publication
Note
ports.; tbls
Control code
M0044250
Extent
vi, 415 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
RB copy - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
System control number
0053996

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