The Resource The journal of John Sweatman : a nineteenth century surveying voyage in north Australia and Torres Strait / edited by Jim Allen [and] Peter Corris

The journal of John Sweatman : a nineteenth century surveying voyage in north Australia and Torres Strait / edited by Jim Allen [and] Peter Corris

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The journal of John Sweatman : a nineteenth century surveying voyage in north Australia and Torres Strait / edited by Jim Allen [and] Peter Corris
Title
The journal of John Sweatman : a nineteenth century surveying voyage in north Australia and Torres Strait / edited by Jim Allen [and] Peter Corris
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Summary
Expedition 1849/50 to Torres Strait Islands; native customs and material culture; relations between Aborigines in northern Cape York and Islands, Island and New Guinea; visit to Port Essington; account of customs including burial rites; killing of Neinmil; Macassans
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Sweatman, John
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Allen, F. H.
  • Corris, Peter
Label
The journal of John Sweatman : a nineteenth century surveying voyage in north Australia and Torres Strait / edited by Jim Allen [and] Peter Corris
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Publication
Note
bibls.; illus.; maps
Control code
M0064544
Extent
xxxiii, 208 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
RB S974.12/J1 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection ; B S974.12/J1 copy 2 received from the library of Rhys Jones
Stock number
4145b
System control number
0089420
Label
The journal of John Sweatman : a nineteenth century surveying voyage in north Australia and Torres Strait / edited by Jim Allen [and] Peter Corris
Publication
Note
bibls.; illus.; maps
Control code
M0064544
Extent
xxxiii, 208 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
RB S974.12/J1 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection ; B S974.12/J1 copy 2 received from the library of Rhys Jones
Stock number
4145b
System control number
0089420

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