The Resource And far from home

And far from home

Label
And far from home
Title
And far from home
Creator
Subject
Summary
Popular account, Broome - Darwin areas; p.104-112; Beagle Bay Mission - history, conditions, cooroboree; p.144-150; Darwin - meeting with Tuckiar after his release from prison (Woodah Is. murders); court cases, farce of white courts; p.162; traditional way of breaking betrothal (Port Keats); p.163-165; Stanners survey - totemic hills (Brinken tribe); effect of poor administration; p.179-183; Mortuary ceremony delayed until natives could attend (Darwin); p.186-188; Melville Is. - prostitution with Japanese; p.196-204; Daly R. - fights & killings over women; note on burials (platform & sand), behaviour in foreign territory, hostilities Brinken, Mulluk Mulluk & Moiil people; p.216-225; Bathurst Is. - conditions; p.229-237; Tracking & capture of murderer Minamara; p.249-253; Circumcision ceremony (Darwin); Throughout gives comments on problems of detribalised & half-caste population
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Healy, T. E. A
Date time place
[1936]
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  • Stanner, W. E. H.
  • Beagle Bay Mission (W.A.)
  • Lombadina Mission (W.A.)
Label
And far from home
Instantiates
Publication
Note
pls.; maps as end papers
Control code
M0052256
Extent
256p.
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Stock number
4681
System control number
0074895
Label
And far from home
Publication
Note
pls.; maps as end papers
Control code
M0052256
Extent
256p.
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Stock number
4681
System control number
0074895

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