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Journal of the Elder Scientific Exploring Expedition, 1891-2, under command of D. Lindsay

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Journal of the Elder Scientific Exploring Expedition, 1891-2
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Journal of the Elder Scientific Exploring Expedition, 1891-2
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under command of D. Lindsay
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Exploration from Mount Illbillie to the west 1891; p.11; Natives sighted Everard Range, Pernamo Hill, Skirmish Hill, south west Mount Squires, Frazer Range Station brother and sister with 6 fingers and toes; p.24; Wells, S.E. Mount Illbillie; p.26-28; Mount Everard Range natives visit camp, 90 words and meanings, 4 accompany expedition; p.30-31; Camp 4, well, native camp; p.34; Gypsum from Purndu saltpans; p.37; Well, smoke seen near Larries Rockholes; p.39; Camp 7, soak; p.43; Visit by natives near Coffin Hill, notes difference in speech; p.50-53; Well, near Mount Watson, 4 words, old native camp, 9 join expedition, 5 words, Pernamo Hill rock engravings; p.62; Camp, cooking; p.64; Brush traps near Blyth Ranges; p.66-67; Wells, dug from pipe clay near Mount Morphett and Lightning Rock; p.68-69; Natives alarmed Lightning Rock camp; p.70; Mount Blyth camp; p.73-75; Barlee Springs injured native treated by doctor; method of obtaining water with stick and fibre, well; p.9192; 9 natives visit Mount Squires area dance in appreciation of food; p.94-96; Guided to water by small girl, gifts overcome hostility; p.98; Camp 43, deformities; p.114-115; Fraser Range area, mallee roots drained for water, meeting with women; p.119; Bark of tree root, white ants as food; return journey to the Murchison via Mount Monger; p.123; Grave of Tommy Windich, Esperance; p.125126; Mount Ridley camp etiquette, making dam Fraser Range Station; p.140; Shepherd, Lake Deborah; p.148; Nalbaralla well Wargee Station; p.151; Spears, wommerahs, shields, waddies found in camp Yoweragabbie Station; p.161; Mr. Wells Journal, Annean depot to Adelaide; p.163; Camp 15, Yarrabubba and Walgagunya well; p.189; Well, near Kimberley Range; p.193-207; 354 Pidong words, 107 Minning, 72 Mount Illbillie, 84 Wallanee, with meanings
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1891-1892
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Elder Scientific Exploring Expedition
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  • 1856-1922
  • 1818-1897
  • 1860-1938
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  • Lindsay, David
  • Elder, Thomas
  • Wells, L. A.
  • Royal Geographical Society of Australasia
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  • Windich, Tommy
  • Lindsay, David
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Journal of the Elder Scientific Exploring Expedition, 1891-2, under command of D. Lindsay
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Publication
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  • Equipped solely at the cost of Sir Thomas Elder, G.C.M.G., for the purpose of completing the exploration of Australia, and placed under the control of the Royal Geographical Society of Australasia -South Australian Branch
  • "Vocabularies of words and phrases, with translations ... by L. A Wells: p. [193]-207
  • Portfolio lettered: Maps to accompany the Journal of the Elder Scientific Exploring Expedition, 1891-2
Control code
M0041682
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
207 p., [2] leaves of folded plates
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
Other physical details
2 maps
Stock number
1583
System control number
0048932
Label
Journal of the Elder Scientific Exploring Expedition, 1891-2, under command of D. Lindsay
Publication
Note
  • Equipped solely at the cost of Sir Thomas Elder, G.C.M.G., for the purpose of completing the exploration of Australia, and placed under the control of the Royal Geographical Society of Australasia -South Australian Branch
  • "Vocabularies of words and phrases, with translations ... by L. A Wells: p. [193]-207
  • Portfolio lettered: Maps to accompany the Journal of the Elder Scientific Exploring Expedition, 1891-2
Control code
M0041682
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
207 p., [2] leaves of folded plates
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
Other physical details
2 maps
Stock number
1583
System control number
0048932

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