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The Resource Select letters from the outback, compiled by P.A. Scherer

Select letters from the outback, compiled by P.A. Scherer

Label
Select letters from the outback
Title
Select letters from the outback
Statement of responsibility
compiled by P.A. Scherer
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Letters centre around the history of Lutheran mission stations - Hermannsburg, Bethesda, Killalpaninna
Cataloging source
ANL
Dewey number
266.41942
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Scherer, P. A.
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  • Vogelsang, H. H
  • Maltilina, Rebecca
  • Ngantjalu, Joseph
  • Bethesda Mission (Killalpaninna, Lake S. Aust.)
  • Finke River Mission
  • Hermannsburg Lutheran Mission Station
  • Lutheran Church
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
Label
Select letters from the outback, compiled by P.A. Scherer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: leaf 88
Contents
A dangerous confrontation (J. F. Goessling to Dir. Th. harms) -- Show no fear (E. Homann to Dir. Th. Harms) -- A camel journey thru the desert on foot (Eggers to Harms) -- A sudden death in "the bush" (C. A. Meyer to E. Kaessler's) -- Statiion boundaries (E. W. Parke to Job Swift) -- Horse sales (E. W. Park to Rev. M. Bogner) -- Shonky business? (Alec Ross to Rev. M. Bogner) -- Alex McLeod to Rev. M. Bogner -- Mustering (Alex McLeod to Rev. M. Bogner) -- The Tempe Downs shootings (Schulze & Kempe to Heidenreich) -- Need for more Aboriginal research (J. G. Reuther to Dr Stirling) -- Rebecca Maltilina (to Dorothea Ruediger) -- Death of an earthly saint (Vogelsang to Vogelsang) -- Cooper's Creek crusaders -- Developing a mission strategy (H. A. Heinrich to Rev J. J. Stolz) -- Early primitive living conditions Hbg [i.e. Hermannsburg] (Frieda Strehlow] -- Joseph Ngantjalu, the stargazer (to Dora Paeschke) -- Tribal murder at Mt Liebig (E. Kramer to F.W. Albrecht) -- "Old Station" block for sale (R. Haybull to F.W. Albrecht) -- By mailcar, Alice Sp. to Newcastle Waters (Frieda Heffernan) -- Drought and a rabbit plague (W. Liddle to F.W. Albrecht) -- Eighth visit to the Dijari's (A.H. Vogelsang to Albrecht) -- Dingo scalps for store goods (Bob Buck to F.W. Albrecht) -- Looking for station workers (Sid Stanes snr to Albrecht) -- A visitor's impressions of Hermannsburg (Rex Battarbee) -- A trip to the Petermann Ranges (Albrecht to Rev. J. Riedel) -- My first trip on the "Ghan" (P. A. Scherer to Home Folks) -- Life's ups & downs at Areyonga (Ida Koschade to friends)
Control code
000011310732
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
88 leaves
Immediate source of acquisition
Donated by Gordon Briscoe
Isbn
9780646222219
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
Label
Select letters from the outback, compiled by P.A. Scherer
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: leaf 88
Contents
A dangerous confrontation (J. F. Goessling to Dir. Th. harms) -- Show no fear (E. Homann to Dir. Th. Harms) -- A camel journey thru the desert on foot (Eggers to Harms) -- A sudden death in "the bush" (C. A. Meyer to E. Kaessler's) -- Statiion boundaries (E. W. Parke to Job Swift) -- Horse sales (E. W. Park to Rev. M. Bogner) -- Shonky business? (Alec Ross to Rev. M. Bogner) -- Alex McLeod to Rev. M. Bogner -- Mustering (Alex McLeod to Rev. M. Bogner) -- The Tempe Downs shootings (Schulze & Kempe to Heidenreich) -- Need for more Aboriginal research (J. G. Reuther to Dr Stirling) -- Rebecca Maltilina (to Dorothea Ruediger) -- Death of an earthly saint (Vogelsang to Vogelsang) -- Cooper's Creek crusaders -- Developing a mission strategy (H. A. Heinrich to Rev J. J. Stolz) -- Early primitive living conditions Hbg [i.e. Hermannsburg] (Frieda Strehlow] -- Joseph Ngantjalu, the stargazer (to Dora Paeschke) -- Tribal murder at Mt Liebig (E. Kramer to F.W. Albrecht) -- "Old Station" block for sale (R. Haybull to F.W. Albrecht) -- By mailcar, Alice Sp. to Newcastle Waters (Frieda Heffernan) -- Drought and a rabbit plague (W. Liddle to F.W. Albrecht) -- Eighth visit to the Dijari's (A.H. Vogelsang to Albrecht) -- Dingo scalps for store goods (Bob Buck to F.W. Albrecht) -- Looking for station workers (Sid Stanes snr to Albrecht) -- A visitor's impressions of Hermannsburg (Rex Battarbee) -- A trip to the Petermann Ranges (Albrecht to Rev. J. Riedel) -- My first trip on the "Ghan" (P. A. Scherer to Home Folks) -- Life's ups & downs at Areyonga (Ida Koschade to friends)
Control code
000011310732
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
88 leaves
Immediate source of acquisition
Donated by Gordon Briscoe
Isbn
9780646222219
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.

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