The Resource Ten years' work at the Roper River Mission station, Northern Territory, Australia, August, 1908, to August, 1918 : a short history of the Roper River Mission, written by R.D. Joynt

Ten years' work at the Roper River Mission station, Northern Territory, Australia, August, 1908, to August, 1918 : a short history of the Roper River Mission, written by R.D. Joynt

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Ten years' work at the Roper River Mission station, Northern Territory, Australia, August, 1908, to August, 1918 : a short history of the Roper River Mission
Title
Ten years' work at the Roper River Mission station, Northern Territory, Australia, August, 1908, to August, 1918
Title remainder
a short history of the Roper River Mission
Statement of responsibility
written by R.D. Joynt
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
History of the Roper River Mission; short background on Aboriginal society - life, food, present condition and capabilities; discusses themes of doomed race, poor treatment, nature, need for missions, white Australia; mission organisation, program and works; converts mentioned by name - King Bob, Kitty, Dinah, Tiny, Ada and Minimere (brief biography of Minimere); government action and criticism of church inaction; includes brief note on proposed mission on Groote Island
Cataloging source
XNTU
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Joynt, R. D
Dewey number
266.394295
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
  • forms
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Church Missionary Society of Australia and Tasmania
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  • Roper River Mission (N.T.)
  • Church of England
  • Aboriginal Australians
Label
Ten years' work at the Roper River Mission station, Northern Territory, Australia, August, 1908, to August, 1918 : a short history of the Roper River Mission, written by R.D. Joynt
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Publication
Control code
000003065675
Dimensions
12 x 18 cm.
Extent
32 p.
Other physical details
ill., facsims., form, ports.
Label
Ten years' work at the Roper River Mission station, Northern Territory, Australia, August, 1908, to August, 1918 : a short history of the Roper River Mission, written by R.D. Joynt
Publication
Control code
000003065675
Dimensions
12 x 18 cm.
Extent
32 p.
Other physical details
ill., facsims., form, ports.

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