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The Resource For God's sake send the trackers : a history of Queensland trackers and Victoria Police, Gary Presland

For God's sake send the trackers : a history of Queensland trackers and Victoria Police, Gary Presland

Label
For God's sake send the trackers : a history of Queensland trackers and Victoria Police
Title
For God's sake send the trackers
Title remainder
a history of Queensland trackers and Victoria Police
Statement of responsibility
Gary Presland
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the relationship between police trackers from Queensland who worked for the Victorian police from 1880 to 1968; recruitment of trackers from the Aboriginal reserve on Fraser Island to track the Kelly gang; trackers were later recruited from Barambah (later Cherbourg), Woorabinda and Yarrabah; role of the trackers; trackers from Coranderrk; with the return of Victor Shepherd to Queensland in 1968 the Victorian program closed down
Cataloging source
ANB:REV
Citation source
Indexed selectively by ABI, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Biographical Index
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Presland, Gary
Dewey number
363.2208999150945
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Victoria
  • Shepherd, Victor A
  • Aboriginal Australian police
  • Aboriginal Australian police
  • Tracking and trailing
  • Police
Label
For God's sake send the trackers : a history of Queensland trackers and Victoria Police, Gary Presland
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography
Control code
abn97412318
Extent
1 v.
Isbn
9780644460088
Label
For God's sake send the trackers : a history of Queensland trackers and Victoria Police, Gary Presland
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography
Control code
abn97412318
Extent
1 v.
Isbn
9780644460088

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