The Resource The Story of Bungaree

The Story of Bungaree

Label
The Story of Bungaree
Title
The Story of Bungaree
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Biography published by the Sydney Harbour Federation Trust to commemorate the life of Bungaree, a well-known Garigal man in early Sydney; Bungaree's voyages with Matthew Flinders from 1799 to 1802; expedition to the Hunter River in 1804; Governor Macquarie's alotment of land in 1815 to sixteen Aboriginal people with Bungaree in charge at Georges Heights, and presentation to Bungaree of a breastplate inscribed with the words "Chief of the Broken Bay Tribe" at this time; voyage to chart the waters of north west Australia with Lieutenant Phillip Parker King in 1817; Captain Bellinghausen's contact with Bungaree in 1820; Peter Cunningham's observations on the Sydney Aboriginal people and Bungaree in the late 1820's; mentions Threlkeld and Bungaree attending a murder trial of an Aboriginal man as interpreters; discusses changes to the Domain in Bungaree's lifetime - the place where he camped in the last year of his life; Bungaree's death on Garden Island in November 1830
Cataloging source
BVISBN
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Fletcher, Patrick
Illustrations
illustrations
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  • Bungaree
  • Bennelong
  • Flinders, Matthew
  • Gooseberry, Cora
  • King, Philip Parker
  • Pemulwuy
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Surveying
  • Voyages and travels
  • Sydney (N.S.W.)
Label
The Story of Bungaree
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 34
Control code
000044502305
Dimensions
26 x 21 cm.
Extent
50 p.
Isbn
9780975784242
Other physical details
col. ill. facsims., maps, ports
Label
The Story of Bungaree
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 34
Control code
000044502305
Dimensions
26 x 21 cm.
Extent
50 p.
Isbn
9780975784242
Other physical details
col. ill. facsims., maps, ports

Library Locations

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