The Resource Report on the Aboriginals of Queensland, by Archibald Meston..

Report on the Aboriginals of Queensland, by Archibald Meston..

Label
Report on the Aboriginals of Queensland
Title
Report on the Aboriginals of Queensland
Statement of responsibility
by Archibald Meston..
Creator
Subject
Summary
Inquiry into working of Cape York missions and settlements; living conditions of Aborigines; relations with whites; exploitation of Aborigines by beche-de-mer and pearlshell industries; description of Mapoon, Cape Bedford, Bloomfield River, Cape Grafton and Deebing Creek Mission Stations; food distributing centres at Kurunda, Atherton, Thornborough, Cardwell and Butchers Hill; distribution of blankets; opium; conclusions include recommendations for abolition of native police force and establishment of reserves; lists tribes interviewed and their location; appendix of vocabularies of Gailigootthee (Coen River), Upper Archer, Beeoioo (Batavia River), Andiungga (Upper Ducie) Albatross Bay, Yandigan, Gootung, Otattie and Ahcanjadiddie
Additional physical form
Also available electronically at AIATSIS Library online collections site: http://aiatsis.gov.au/collections/collections-online/digitised-collections/remove-and-protect/queensland
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1851-1924
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Meston, Archibald
Date time place
1896
Series statement
Pp. C.A. 85/1896
Label
Report on the Aboriginals of Queensland, by Archibald Meston..
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/collections/collections-online/digitised-collections/remove-and-protect/queensland
Instantiates
Publication
Note
tbls.; (Photocopy)
Control code
M0022509
Extent
18 p.
Stock number
p 8580
System control number
0036530
Label
Report on the Aboriginals of Queensland, by Archibald Meston..
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/collections/collections-online/digitised-collections/remove-and-protect/queensland
Publication
Note
tbls.; (Photocopy)
Control code
M0022509
Extent
18 p.
Stock number
p 8580
System control number
0036530

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