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The Resource Invasion to embassy : land in Aboriginal politics in New South Wales, 1770-1972, Heather Goodall

Invasion to embassy : land in Aboriginal politics in New South Wales, 1770-1972, Heather Goodall

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Invasion to embassy : land in Aboriginal politics in New South Wales, 1770-1972
Title
Invasion to embassy
Title remainder
land in Aboriginal politics in New South Wales, 1770-1972
Statement of responsibility
Heather Goodall
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Summary
Traces Aboriginal responses to invasion and dispossession in New South Wales; discusses early attempts by colonial authorities to recognise Aboriginal land rights and title 1838 to 1852; creation of Aboriginal reserves in pastoral areas and reasons for first reserves; dual occupation of land; impact of more intensified land use; setting up of the Aborigines Protection Board and its dispersal policies - characterised as the second wave of dispossession; formation of the Australian Aboriginal Progressive Association in New South Wales; describes life under the "Dog Act" in the 1930s; describes living conditions in Moree 1927 to 1933; Cumeragunja and the formation of the Australian Aboriginal League in Victoria; life under the 'Dog Act' in Menindee, Brewarrina and Burnt Bridge; land and politics 1937 to 1938; Cumeragunja strike 1939; politics in the 1950s and 1960s; reassertion of land rights 1957 to 1964; background and reasons for setting up Tent Embassy in Canberra in 1972
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Goodall, Heather
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  • Australian Aboriginal Progressive Association
  • Australian Aborigines League
  • New South Wales.
  • Aboriginal Australians
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Invasion to embassy : land in Aboriginal politics in New South Wales, 1770-1972, Heather Goodall
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Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • Copy 2 donated by Jack Horner ; copy 3 received from Lindsay Cleland
Bibliography note
Bibliography : p. 391-405
Control code
M0015251
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 421 p.
Isbn
9781864481495
Other physical details
xii p. of plates (b&w), maps, ports.
Stock number
11097b
System control number
0013110
Label
Invasion to embassy : land in Aboriginal politics in New South Wales, 1770-1972, Heather Goodall
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • Copy 2 donated by Jack Horner ; copy 3 received from Lindsay Cleland
Bibliography note
Bibliography : p. 391-405
Control code
M0015251
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 421 p.
Isbn
9781864481495
Other physical details
xii p. of plates (b&w), maps, ports.
Stock number
11097b
System control number
0013110

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