The Resource Report of the transactions relative to the Aborigines in the district of Moreton Bay for the year l842

Report of the transactions relative to the Aborigines in the district of Moreton Bay for the year l842

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Report of the transactions relative to the Aborigines in the district of Moreton Bay for the year l842
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Report of the transactions relative to the Aborigines in the district of Moreton Bay for the year l842
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Aborigines not troublesome to settlers; On average are as numerous as at end of 1841, about l000-1500 in area 50 miles in circuit; Exact numbers of various tribes difficult to ascertain; may vary from 80-150; They live in nudity except occasionally for kangaroo and opossum skins sewn together; Subsist on almost every kind of animal, roots, nuts, honey & fish Sickness chiefly consumption & rheumatism; many infected with venereal disease; Males in almost every tribe more numerous than females; Children are instructed at mission station in religion, reading, spelling, ciphering & writing
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Handt, Johann Christian Simon, 1794-1863
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Report of the transactions relative to the Aborigines in the district of Moreton Bay for the year l842
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Held In; State Library of New South Wales, Sydney; M-A1231
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M0043197
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0051834
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Report of the transactions relative to the Aborigines in the district of Moreton Bay for the year l842
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Held In; State Library of New South Wales, Sydney; M-A1231
Control code
M0043197
System control number
0051834

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