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Journals of Australian explorations

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Journals of Australian explorations
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Journals of Australian explorations
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1846 - Expedition to E. and N. of Swan River from Toodjay; p.2; Native well near salt lake; p.6-7; Party of 4 natives with spears & shields, small stature, wells; p.10-12; Wells near Moore River, Bowes River; 1848 - Expedition to north of Perth; p.23-24; Natives with kylies & dowaks (upper Murchison); p.28; Greenough River, natives numerous; 1848 - Fitzgeralds expedition to Geraldine lead mine; p.31-33; Well near Chapman River, natives throw spears & stones west of Kings Table Hill; 1858 - Gascoyne River; p.41- 42; Native camp, wooden scoops, foods, weapons & shields; p.44; Babbage Island - natives wade across from mainland; p.47; Evidence of cannibalism near Mount Augustus; 1861 - North-west coast; p.56-57; Near Mermaid Strait, on ship Dolphin, physical characteristics, type of canoe (log); p.63; Fortesque River natives digging roots, child with cutaneous disorder; p.71-72; Nets for capturing birds & fish Sherlock River, mending of nets; p.80; Oakover River - head dress described; p.84; De Grey River, fish, rats, beans as food, beverage made from oily seed compound; p.97; Vocabulary of 70 words of Nichol Bay by Walcott; 1855-1856 - North Australian expedition; p.101; Port Albany, canoes, spears, bows & arrows; p.103; Fitzmaurice River, natives digging roots; p.126; Spear heads near Mount Sandford; p.147; Rock paintings near Hutt Plains; p.166-167; McArthur River area, spears, water vessels, fish nets - obvious use of iron tools; p.173-75; Leichhardt River - description of spears, clubs, shields carried by uncircumcised natives; near Gilbert River - sleeping platforms in trees, middens; p.200-210; Legislative Assembly report of proceedings on the expedition in search of Leichhardt; general remarks on natives, burial customs of tribes, Coopers Creek & north of river
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1819-1905
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Gregory, Augustus Charles
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1821-1888
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Gregory, Francis Thomas
Series statement
Adelaide Libraries Board of S.A., 1969. Australiana Facsimile editons, no.14
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  • Walcott, P
  • Leichhardt, Ludwig
  • New South Wales
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Journals of Australian explorations
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http://aiatsis.gov.au/sites/default/files/catalogue_resources/r000003377900.zip
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Publication
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M0053793
Extent
210 p.
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
Stock number
5978
System control number
0077141
Label
Journals of Australian explorations
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/sites/default/files/catalogue_resources/r000003377900.zip
Publication
Control code
M0053793
Extent
210 p.
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
Stock number
5978
System control number
0077141

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