The Resource The genesis of Queensland : an account of the first exploring journeys to and over Darling Downs : the earliest days of their occupation; social life; station seeking; the course of discovery, northward and westward; and a resumé of the causes which led to separation from New South Wales : with portrait and fac-similes of maps, log, &c., &c., by Henry Stuart Russell

The genesis of Queensland : an account of the first exploring journeys to and over Darling Downs : the earliest days of their occupation; social life; station seeking; the course of discovery, northward and westward; and a resumé of the causes which led to separation from New South Wales : with portrait and fac-similes of maps, log, &c., &c., by Henry Stuart Russell

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The genesis of Queensland : an account of the first exploring journeys to and over Darling Downs : the earliest days of their occupation; social life; station seeking; the course of discovery, northward and westward; and a resumé of the causes which led to separation from New South Wales : with portrait and fac-similes of maps, log, &c., &c.
Title
The genesis of Queensland
Title remainder
an account of the first exploring journeys to and over Darling Downs : the earliest days of their occupation; social life; station seeking; the course of discovery, northward and westward; and a resumé of the causes which led to separation from New South Wales : with portrait and fac-similes of maps, log, &c., &c.
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by Henry Stuart Russell
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Summary
Contacts with natives noted; p.22; Moreton Bay natives used to locate runaways; p.24; Nasal septum pierced, two joints of little finger left hand removed; manufacture of nets and baskets; fishing; shelters; duels described; p.31; Bathurst Island; tattoos, painted, scarification, physical appearance; clothing; weapons; p.34; Grave in detail; p.253; Sunstroke cure; p.295; Cannibalism; p.313; Gathering of tribes for Bunnia [bunya] season; p.339; Childrens games with bows and arrows
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Russell, Henry Stuart
Illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
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  • Edge-Partington, James
  • Nathan, Matthew
  • Queensland
  • Queensland
  • Queensland
  • Darling Downs (Qld.)
  • Darling Downs (Qld)
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The genesis of Queensland : an account of the first exploring journeys to and over Darling Downs : the earliest days of their occupation; social life; station seeking; the course of discovery, northward and westward; and a resumé of the causes which led to separation from New South Wales : with portrait and fac-similes of maps, log, &c., &c., by Henry Stuart Russell
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http://www.textqueensland.com.au/item/book/b86c5755be236c74a8fc29e7ae220cb6
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Publication
Control code
M0034076
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xvi, 633, [3] p., [3] folded leaves of plates
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Not for Inter-Library Loan
Other physical details
facsim., maps, port.
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The genesis of Queensland : an account of the first exploring journeys to and over Darling Downs : the earliest days of their occupation; social life; station seeking; the course of discovery, northward and westward; and a resumé of the causes which led to separation from New South Wales : with portrait and fac-similes of maps, log, &c., &c., by Henry Stuart Russell
Link
http://www.textqueensland.com.au/item/book/b86c5755be236c74a8fc29e7ae220cb6
Publication
Control code
M0034076
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xvi, 633, [3] p., [3] folded leaves of plates
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
Other physical details
facsim., maps, port.

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