The Resource The lost Tasmanian race

The lost Tasmanian race

Label
The lost Tasmanian race
Title
The lost Tasmanian race
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Subject
Summary
Early voyagers, contact; First conflicts under British at Risdon, 1804, varying reports; Childstealing prevalent, retaliation raids; Violence & ill-treatment of women by freed convicts; Crimes committed by settlers on Aborigines; Demarcation line introduced, repeated attacks by natives, quotes incidence of heroism by half-caste Dalrymple Briggs; Mosquito, native of Broken Bay, leader of mob employed as tracker, hung with Black Jack, 1825; Capture parties paid 5 pounds per head; Part played by Batman in the war, use of women as spies; N.S.W. natives as trackers; Capture of Eumarra by Gilbert Robertson, his policy; work of G.A. Robinson, his peace project; Bruni Is. taken over for natives, treatment of women by convict woodcutters & whalers, disease prevalent, deaths Truganina one of Robinsons followers, lists others; Capture of Big River or Ouse R. tribe, and others; Removal of natives to Swan Is., Gun Carriage Is. then Flinders Is., religious services, sales of birds & work, Aboriginal police, gives names of some; Oyster Cove settlement, treatment of natives; Women slaves to the sealers, treatment; notes on half-castes; Results of civilizing efforts; Notes on William Lanne
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Also available electronically at Google Books: http://books.google.com/
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1817-1906
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Bonwick, James
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  • Mosquito
  • Truganini
  • Lanne, William
  • Robinson, George Augustus
Label
The lost Tasmanian race
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/sites/default/files/catalogue_resources/m0046434.pdf
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Publication
Control code
M0046434
Extent
216p.
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
Other physical details
ill.
Stock number
252,1640
System control number
0066701
Label
The lost Tasmanian race
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/sites/default/files/catalogue_resources/m0046434.pdf
Publication
Control code
M0046434
Extent
216p.
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
Other physical details
ill.
Stock number
252,1640
System control number
0066701

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