The Resource Black Robinson : protector of Aborigines / Vivienne Rae-Ellis

Black Robinson : protector of Aborigines / Vivienne Rae-Ellis

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Black Robinson : protector of Aborigines / Vivienne Rae-Ellis
Title
Black Robinson
Title remainder
protector of Aborigines / Vivienne Rae-Ellis
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Subject
Summary
Unsympathetic account of George Augustus Robinson's life; details of 1830 military action that became known as the Black Line; conciliator with Tasmanian Aborigines as Friendly Mission; his relationship with Trucanini; establishment of Wybalenna mission; appointment as Chief Protector of Aborigines in Victoria; relations with Parker, Thomas and other Protectors; opinions of governors; allegations of dishonesty in Robinson's reports and official inquiries into his maladministration at Flinders Island and Victorian Protectorate; his support for Aborigines in legal matters; expeditions in Tasmania, Victoria, South Australia and southern New South Wales; detailed reporting on official documents and correspondence
Label
Black Robinson : protector of Aborigines / Vivienne Rae-Ellis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Bibliography; p. 288-295; Includes index
Control code
M0066626
Extent
xix, 308 p., [11] p. of plates; ill., maps, ports.
Immediate source of acquisition
  • Copy 2 received from Lindsay Cleland
  • Copy 3 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Stock number
08294b
System control number
0001214
Label
Black Robinson : protector of Aborigines / Vivienne Rae-Ellis
Publication
Note
Bibliography; p. 288-295; Includes index
Control code
M0066626
Extent
xix, 308 p., [11] p. of plates; ill., maps, ports.
Immediate source of acquisition
  • Copy 2 received from Lindsay Cleland
  • Copy 3 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Stock number
08294b
System control number
0001214

Library Locations

    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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