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An Australian parsonage : or, the white settler and the savage in Western Australia, by Mrs Edward Millett; with an introduction by Rica Erickson

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An Australian parsonage : or, the white settler and the savage in Western Australia
Title
An Australian parsonage
Title remainder
or, the white settler and the savage in Western Australia
Statement of responsibility
by Mrs Edward Millett; with an introduction by Rica Erickson
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Summary
p.72-88; Barladong (60 miles E. of Perth) - visits to personage by natives, physical appearance, clothes, shelters built by women, camp arrangements; solitary fires lit to keep ghosts warm at grave; general beliefs; Revenge killings for all deaths; Description of graves; Use of Wilghee for body decoration; p.99; Foods; p.128; Brief notes Wesleyan Mission school at Barladong; Aboriginal school established by Mrs. Camfield, Albany; native prison, Rottnest Is.; p.142-143; Burial; p.221-3; Kylies, birds eaten; p.228; Punishment for hunting in foreign tribal territory; p.257; Measles epidemic, 1860, King Georges Sound; p.273-299; Account of New Norcia Mission (taken from Salvado, Memorie Storiche dell Australia...); p.365; Glass spears; scarification; p.367-72; Fight over woman; wife inheritance; polygamy; p.414; Brief note on Aboriginal school at Perth
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Millett, Edward
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Erickson, Rica
Series statement
  • Historical reprint series
  • UWAP facsimile reprint series
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  • Salvado, Rosendo
  • Camfield, Anne
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Western Australia
  • Western Australia
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An Australian parsonage : or, the white settler and the savage in Western Australia, by Mrs Edward Millett; with an introduction by Rica Erickson
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Publication
Control code
M0048816
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Facsimilie ed. University of Western Australia Press, 1980
Extent
xvi, 415 p.
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Other physical details
illus. (1 col.)
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RB 1524, 5662b
System control number
0069917
Label
An Australian parsonage : or, the white settler and the savage in Western Australia, by Mrs Edward Millett; with an introduction by Rica Erickson
Publication
Control code
M0048816
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Facsimilie ed. University of Western Australia Press, 1980
Extent
xvi, 415 p.
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Other physical details
illus. (1 col.)
Stock number
RB 1524, 5662b
System control number
0069917

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