The Resource A son of Australia : memories of W.E. Parry-Okeden, I.S.O., 1840-1926 / related by Harry C. Perry

A son of Australia : memories of W.E. Parry-Okeden, I.S.O., 1840-1926 / related by Harry C. Perry

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A son of Australia : memories of W.E. Parry-Okeden, I.S.O., 1840-1926 / related by Harry C. Perry
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A son of Australia
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memories of W.E. Parry-Okeden, I.S.O., 1840-1926 / related by Harry C. Perry
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p. 41 David Parry Okeden's draft horse attacked and killed at his property Rosedale, mane and tail taken as trophies; in reprisal Parry Okeden fire blank shots at a group of Aborigines; after they fled their possessions were taken by Parry-Okeden; Aboriginal infant left behind and eventually dies; Parry Okeden meets daughter of chief of tribe; makes peace with tribe; distribution of rations; p. 97 account of murder of Horace Wills, members of Manyon family; reprisal known as Cullin-la-Ringo massacre Chap. 10; Camp on Bunya Mts. feasting of nuts during February; p. 157 Aboriginal man from Burnett district Johnny Campbell accompanied pastoral family to Scotland, attended school there; returned to tribe; disliked being addressed in pidgin English; Notes on the language of the district; p. 280-281 : Native police system in north Queensland;p. 272 Vocabulary collected of Kandheu dialect; p. 274- Visits to missions: Mapoon: Parry-Okeden met 500 Aborigines who were "peaceful and quiet and many willing to work"p. 282 : drafting by Parry-Okeden of "Bill to Provide for the Protection and Better Government of the Aborigines of Queensland"; appointment as chief Protector of Aboriginals; establishment of first government settlements at Bogimba Creek, Fraser's Island and Durundur
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Perry, Harry C.
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  • Parry-Okeden, W. E.
  • Campbell, Johnny
  • Police
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Queensland
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A son of Australia : memories of W.E. Parry-Okeden, I.S.O., 1840-1926 / related by Harry C. Perry
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Index: p. 339 - [342]
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M0050368
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22 cm.
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xiii, 342p., [20] leaves of plates
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Not for Inter-Library Loan
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ill., ports
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0072216
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A son of Australia : memories of W.E. Parry-Okeden, I.S.O., 1840-1926 / related by Harry C. Perry
Publication
Note
Index: p. 339 - [342]
Control code
M0050368
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiii, 342p., [20] leaves of plates
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
Other physical details
ill., ports
System control number
0072216

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