The Resource An historical journal of the transactions at Port Jackson and Norfolk Island with the discoveries which have been made in New South Wales and in the southern ocean, since the publication of Phillips voyage compiled from the official papers : including the journals of Governors Phillip and King, and of Lieut. Ball : and the voyages from the first sailing of the Sirius in 1787, to the return of that ships company to England in 1792 / by John Hunter

An historical journal of the transactions at Port Jackson and Norfolk Island with the discoveries which have been made in New South Wales and in the southern ocean, since the publication of Phillips voyage compiled from the official papers : including the journals of Governors Phillip and King, and of Lieut. Ball : and the voyages from the first sailing of the Sirius in 1787, to the return of that ships company to England in 1792 / by John Hunter

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An historical journal of the transactions at Port Jackson and Norfolk Island with the discoveries which have been made in New South Wales and in the southern ocean, since the publication of Phillips voyage compiled from the official papers : including the journals of Governors Phillip and King, and of Lieut. Ball : and the voyages from the first sailing of the Sirius in 1787, to the return of that ships company to England in 1792 / by John Hunter
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An historical journal of the transactions at Port Jackson and Norfolk Island with the discoveries which have been made in New South Wales and in the southern ocean, since the publication of Phillips voyage compiled from the official papers : including the journals of Governors Phillip and King, and of Lieut. Ball : and the voyages from the first sailing of the Sirius in 1787, to the return of that ships company to England in 1792 / by John Hunter
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Arrival of First Fleet; initial contact with Aborigines, especially Bennelong and Colbee; hostilities and friendships; smallpox epidemic; vocabulary of 332 words; attitude to women; body decoration; weapons; method of hunting and fishing; dances; music; removal of small finger joints of baby girls; Camerra, Cadi, Wangal, Bejigael, Wallumede Sydney area tribes; Buruberongal near Hawkesbury River
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1737-1821
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Hunter, John
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  • 1738-1814
  • 1758-1808
  • died 1818
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  • Phillip, Arthur
  • King, Philip Gidley
  • Ball, Henry Lidgbird
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  • Bennelong
  • Colbee
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An historical journal of the transactions at Port Jackson and Norfolk Island with the discoveries which have been made in New South Wales and in the southern ocean, since the publication of Phillips voyage compiled from the official papers : including the journals of Governors Phillip and King, and of Lieut. Ball : and the voyages from the first sailing of the Sirius in 1787, to the return of that ships company to England in 1792 / by John Hunter
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  • Facsimilie of; London; printed for John Stockdale, 1793
  • Also available on the internet at: http://purl.library.usyd.edu.au/setis/id/hunhist
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M0015987
Extent
[xvi], 583 p., 16 leaves of plates; ill.; maps (some folded)
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Not for Inter-Library Loan
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08304b
System control number
5000007
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An historical journal of the transactions at Port Jackson and Norfolk Island with the discoveries which have been made in New South Wales and in the southern ocean, since the publication of Phillips voyage compiled from the official papers : including the journals of Governors Phillip and King, and of Lieut. Ball : and the voyages from the first sailing of the Sirius in 1787, to the return of that ships company to England in 1792 / by John Hunter
Link
Publication
Note
  • Facsimilie of; London; printed for John Stockdale, 1793
  • Also available on the internet at: http://purl.library.usyd.edu.au/setis/id/hunhist
Control code
M0015987
Extent
[xvi], 583 p., 16 leaves of plates; ill.; maps (some folded)
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
Stock number
08304b
System control number
5000007

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