The Resource Report upon the condition, etc. of the Aborigines inhabiting the Lachlan District during the year 1843

Report upon the condition, etc. of the Aborigines inhabiting the Lachlan District during the year 1843

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Report upon the condition, etc. of the Aborigines inhabiting the Lachlan District during the year 1843
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Report upon the condition, etc. of the Aborigines inhabiting the Lachlan District during the year 1843
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Summary
Children brought up at stations to age of 14 or 15 then leave and join their tribe and nothing will induce them to give up their wild bush life; About 500 or 600 blacks in the Lachlan District; Aborigines have no particular or fixed place of residence, though each tribe has own river or country which they seldom leave except for the purpose of having a fight or jubilee with neighbouring tribe; They wander from place to place and camp in vicinity of settlers stations; Men have from 1-4 wives, gins; Many lives lost in fights between tribes for the gins; winners take as many women as they please from the conquered
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Beckham, Edgar
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Report upon the condition, etc. of the Aborigines inhabiting the Lachlan District during the year 1843
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Held In; State Library of New South Wales, Sydney; M-A1234
Control code
M0032983
System control number
0056252
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Report upon the condition, etc. of the Aborigines inhabiting the Lachlan District during the year 1843
Publication
Note
Held In; State Library of New South Wales, Sydney; M-A1234
Control code
M0032983
System control number
0056252

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