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The Resource Aboriginal Sydney : a guide to important places of the past and present, Melinda Hinkson ; photography by Alana Harris

Aboriginal Sydney : a guide to important places of the past and present, Melinda Hinkson ; photography by Alana Harris

Label
Aboriginal Sydney : a guide to important places of the past and present
Title
Aboriginal Sydney
Title remainder
a guide to important places of the past and present
Statement of responsibility
Melinda Hinkson ; photography by Alana Harris
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This new edition contains new sites and illustrations. It operates as an authoratitive guide book with clear maps, travelling instructions and stories of siginificant people and events
Cataloging source
ANL
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Hinkson, Melinda
Dewey number
919.441047
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1966-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Harris, Alana
  • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies
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  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Historic buildings
  • Historic sites
  • Sydney (N.S.W.)
  • Sydney (N.S.W.)
Label
Aboriginal Sydney : a guide to important places of the past and present, Melinda Hinkson ; photography by Alana Harris
Instantiates
Publication
Note
See also 2001 edition at B H663.49/A1
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 154-158) and index
Contents
Foreword to first edition, Russell Taylor -- The central business district: Cadi Jam Ora display, Botanic Gardens: initiation ceremonies at Farm Cove, Aboriginal plant use; Yiribana Gallery, Art Gallery of New South Wales; Museum of Sydney, site of the first Government House: Aboriginal visitors to Government House; Indigenous Australians Exhibition, Australian Museum; The Sydney Observatory: learning from each other at the Observatory; The Australian Hall building: the 1938 Day of Mourning; Bangarra Dance Theatre; Tribal Warrior Association -- Other sites: Tank Stream public artworks: Sydney's first water supply; Bennelong Point, the Sydney Opera House: Bennelong, Barangaroo -- Around the Harbour sites: The Gadyan Tack, Berry Island : Ball's Head Reserve sites: whale engraving site; Occupation sites: fishing; Sydney Harbour National Park sites: lookouts, Dobroyd Head: Arabanoo; the capture of Colebee and Bennelong; Midden, Reef Beach : canoes; Engravings, Grotto Point: smallpox; Bungaree and the "Native Farm"; Rock shelter, Balmoral Beach : whales; the spearing of Governor Phillip; Burial site, Bennelong Park, Putney -- North of Sydney sites: Aboriginal Heritage Office, Northbridge; Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park: engravings, the Basin Track: understanding Aboriginal rock engravings; Stencils, Red Hands Cave; Lookout, West Head: other sites in Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park; Sites not included in this book; Engravings, Bantry Bay, Garigal National Park -- Inner South sites: Redfern sites: the Empress Hotel; Aboriginal community organisations: the Aboriginal Housing Company, the Aboriginal Legal Service, the Aboriginal Medical Service, The Black Theatre; Other sites: Koori Radio and Gadigal Information Services; Memorial to Aboriginal burials, Camperdown Cemetery: laying to rest a dark side of colonial history; Engravings, Bondi Golf Course: other evidence of occupation; Boomalli Aboriginal Artists Cooperative -- South of Sydney: Kamay Botany Bay National Park, Kurnell Peninsula sites: Captain Cook's landing place, Aboriginal living areas, Inscription Point: first contact; Lookout, Cape Solander/Tabbigai; La Perouse sites: Yarra Bay House: the Aborigines Protection Board and the Stolen Generations; Bush tucker walk, Yarra Bay: common plants, fishing; The La Perouse Museum; Congwong Bay; Laddie Tembery arts and crafts -- West of Sydney sites: Parramatta sites: The Riverside Walk; St John's Park, Church Street Mall: St John's Cathedral; The Parramatta Town Hall; Firestick farming -- Parramatta sites: Old Government House; Aboriginal living areas: Baluderri, Pemulwuy and the Aboriginal resistance; Old Blacktown sites: The Blactwon Native Institution site: the Native Institution and Macquarie's "civilising experiment"; Colebee and Nurragingy land grant site: Plumpton Ridge silcrete quarry; Aboriginal trade routes; St Bartholomew's Cemetery, Prospect; Muru Mittigar Cultural Centre, Castlereagh -- South-west of Sydney sites: Maria Lock's land grant, Liverpool: Maria and Robert Lock; Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre: Judy Watson; Bents Basin State Recreation Area, Greendale
Control code
000045894752
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xxvii, 163 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780855757120
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), facsims., col. maps, ports.
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)655900028
Label
Aboriginal Sydney : a guide to important places of the past and present, Melinda Hinkson ; photography by Alana Harris
Publication
Note
See also 2001 edition at B H663.49/A1
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 154-158) and index
Contents
Foreword to first edition, Russell Taylor -- The central business district: Cadi Jam Ora display, Botanic Gardens: initiation ceremonies at Farm Cove, Aboriginal plant use; Yiribana Gallery, Art Gallery of New South Wales; Museum of Sydney, site of the first Government House: Aboriginal visitors to Government House; Indigenous Australians Exhibition, Australian Museum; The Sydney Observatory: learning from each other at the Observatory; The Australian Hall building: the 1938 Day of Mourning; Bangarra Dance Theatre; Tribal Warrior Association -- Other sites: Tank Stream public artworks: Sydney's first water supply; Bennelong Point, the Sydney Opera House: Bennelong, Barangaroo -- Around the Harbour sites: The Gadyan Tack, Berry Island : Ball's Head Reserve sites: whale engraving site; Occupation sites: fishing; Sydney Harbour National Park sites: lookouts, Dobroyd Head: Arabanoo; the capture of Colebee and Bennelong; Midden, Reef Beach : canoes; Engravings, Grotto Point: smallpox; Bungaree and the "Native Farm"; Rock shelter, Balmoral Beach : whales; the spearing of Governor Phillip; Burial site, Bennelong Park, Putney -- North of Sydney sites: Aboriginal Heritage Office, Northbridge; Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park: engravings, the Basin Track: understanding Aboriginal rock engravings; Stencils, Red Hands Cave; Lookout, West Head: other sites in Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park; Sites not included in this book; Engravings, Bantry Bay, Garigal National Park -- Inner South sites: Redfern sites: the Empress Hotel; Aboriginal community organisations: the Aboriginal Housing Company, the Aboriginal Legal Service, the Aboriginal Medical Service, The Black Theatre; Other sites: Koori Radio and Gadigal Information Services; Memorial to Aboriginal burials, Camperdown Cemetery: laying to rest a dark side of colonial history; Engravings, Bondi Golf Course: other evidence of occupation; Boomalli Aboriginal Artists Cooperative -- South of Sydney: Kamay Botany Bay National Park, Kurnell Peninsula sites: Captain Cook's landing place, Aboriginal living areas, Inscription Point: first contact; Lookout, Cape Solander/Tabbigai; La Perouse sites: Yarra Bay House: the Aborigines Protection Board and the Stolen Generations; Bush tucker walk, Yarra Bay: common plants, fishing; The La Perouse Museum; Congwong Bay; Laddie Tembery arts and crafts -- West of Sydney sites: Parramatta sites: The Riverside Walk; St John's Park, Church Street Mall: St John's Cathedral; The Parramatta Town Hall; Firestick farming -- Parramatta sites: Old Government House; Aboriginal living areas: Baluderri, Pemulwuy and the Aboriginal resistance; Old Blacktown sites: The Blactwon Native Institution site: the Native Institution and Macquarie's "civilising experiment"; Colebee and Nurragingy land grant site: Plumpton Ridge silcrete quarry; Aboriginal trade routes; St Bartholomew's Cemetery, Prospect; Muru Mittigar Cultural Centre, Castlereagh -- South-west of Sydney sites: Maria Lock's land grant, Liverpool: Maria and Robert Lock; Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre: Judy Watson; Bents Basin State Recreation Area, Greendale
Control code
000045894752
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xxvii, 163 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780855757120
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), facsims., col. maps, ports.
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)655900028

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