The Resource Aliens in Arnhem Land, Arch Grant

Aliens in Arnhem Land, Arch Grant

Label
Aliens in Arnhem Land
Title
Aliens in Arnhem Land
Statement of responsibility
Arch Grant
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Outlines the contribution of Thomas Webb to the Methodist Mission in Arnhem Land; introductory notes on James Watson at Goulburn Island; appointment of Webb to Milingimbi in 1926; account of the trial of three men accused of attacking the missionaries in 1927; Webb's translations into language (including Lord's Payer in Kopapingo [Gupapuyngu]) and study of culture; mentions Lloyd Warner's presence at Milingimbi; arrival of Harold and Ella Shepherdson; Webb's plea for justice in a murder case; his involvement in the Caledon Bay case; visits to eastern Arnhem Land to choose a site for a new mission; meeting with Wonggor and other representatives to discuss the new site at Yirrkala; changes brought about by the war; Appendix 1 reproduces Webb's "The suggested basis for Aboriginal Mission Policy"
Cataloging source
XNLS
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Grant, Arch
Dewey number
266.7
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Webb, T. T.
  • Watson, James
  • Wongo
  • Goulburn Island Mission (N.T.)
  • Milingimbi Mission (N.T.)
  • Yirrkala Mission (N.T.)
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Methodist Church
  • Missions
  • Missionaries
Label
Aliens in Arnhem Land, Arch Grant
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000011702358
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
71 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 received from the library of Rhys Jones
Isbn
9780646251004
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
Label
Aliens in Arnhem Land, Arch Grant
Publication
Control code
000011702358
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
71 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 received from the library of Rhys Jones
Isbn
9780646251004
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.

Library Locations

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      -35.292556 149.118617
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