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The Resource Refuge on the Roper : the origins of Roper River Mission Ngukurr, Murray Seiffert

Refuge on the Roper : the origins of Roper River Mission Ngukurr, Murray Seiffert

Label
Refuge on the Roper : the origins of Roper River Mission Ngukurr
Title
Refuge on the Roper
Title remainder
the origins of Roper River Mission Ngukurr
Statement of responsibility
Murray Seiffert
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This book details the beginnings of Roper River Mission in the Northern Territory, now called Ngukkur, established in 1908 by the Church Missionary Society of Victoria. It describes what was involved in starting the mission, what were they trying to do, how they did it and the response of the original residents of the Roper River district."--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
ANL
Citation source
ABI, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Biographical Index
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Seiffert, Murray Wilfred
Dewey number
266.34294295
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Roberts, Barnabas
  • Ebbs, Arthur Rowley
  • Anglican Church of Australia
  • Uniting Church in Australia
  • Church Missionary Society of Australia
  • Church Missionary Association (Vic.)
  • Roper River Mission
  • Church of England
  • Aboriginal Australians
Label
Refuge on the Roper : the origins of Roper River Mission Ngukurr, Murray Seiffert
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 162-166
Contents
Ngukurr - Melbourne - London -- 'The Aborigines regard the land as theirs' -- A cry goes out! -- Explaining the new mission -- Christianizing, Civilizing and ... -- History repeats itself: a sanctuary is established -- The new mission
Control code
000043146490
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xvii, 179 p, [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780908284672
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps, ports.
Label
Refuge on the Roper : the origins of Roper River Mission Ngukurr, Murray Seiffert
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 162-166
Contents
Ngukurr - Melbourne - London -- 'The Aborigines regard the land as theirs' -- A cry goes out! -- Explaining the new mission -- Christianizing, Civilizing and ... -- History repeats itself: a sanctuary is established -- The new mission
Control code
000043146490
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xvii, 179 p, [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780908284672
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps, ports.

Library Locations

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