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The Resource A new province? : the closer settlement of Monto, W. Ross Johnston

A new province? : the closer settlement of Monto, W. Ross Johnston

Label
A new province? : the closer settlement of Monto
Title
A new province?
Title remainder
the closer settlement of Monto
Statement of responsibility
W. Ross Johnston
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Chapter 1 outlines the upheaval caused to Aboriginal people by the advances of European settlement; recounts some attacks on livestock; the competition for food and rising racial tensions, the increase of Native Police and many murders and subsequent reprisals resulting in the killing of up to 80 Aboriginal people in 1857; use of Aboriginal people as agricultural labour; Photograph of Lucy of Cania on page 8. Includes a transcription of "four corroboree songs of the Korenggoreng", page 3. Significant decline of the Aboriginal population - census of 1976 numbers 23 Aboriginal people in Monto Shire
Cataloging source
ANB
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1939-
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Johnston, W. Ross
Dewey number
994.3/5
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • music
Index
index present
LC call number
DU280.M6
LC item number
J65
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Monto (Qld. : Shire)
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Monto (Qld. : Shire)
Target audience
adult
Label
A new province? : the closer settlement of Monto, W. Ross Johnston
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
000002253286
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
xii, 164 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Donation from the Tom Austen Brown collection, Copy 2 donated by ATSIC Library.
Isbn
9780908175369
Other physical details
ill., maps, music, ports.
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)9853040
Label
A new province? : the closer settlement of Monto, W. Ross Johnston
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
000002253286
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
xii, 164 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Donation from the Tom Austen Brown collection, Copy 2 donated by ATSIC Library.
Isbn
9780908175369
Other physical details
ill., maps, music, ports.
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)9853040

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