The Resource 'What a howl there would be if some of our folk were so treated by an enemy': : the evacuation of Aboriginal people from Cape Bedford Mission, 1942, Jonathan Richards

'What a howl there would be if some of our folk were so treated by an enemy': : the evacuation of Aboriginal people from Cape Bedford Mission, 1942, Jonathan Richards

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'What a howl there would be if some of our folk were so treated by an enemy': : the evacuation of Aboriginal people from Cape Bedford Mission, 1942
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'What a howl there would be if some of our folk were so treated by an enemy':
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the evacuation of Aboriginal people from Cape Bedford Mission, 1942
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Jonathan Richards
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eng
Summary
Analysis of the forced evacuation of 200 Aboriginal people from Cape Bedford Mission in Queensland in 1942, their journey to Woorabinda Aboriginal Settlement in central Queensland and eventual return after many years; includes discussion of the 'real' reason for the residents removal to facilitate the construction of a military airfield; includes history of the Cape Bedford Mission; includes discussion of the fear that Aboriginal people would collaborate or assist the Japanese; arrest of German missionaries
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Richards, Jonathan
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non fiction
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Cape Bedford Mission (Qld.)
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'What a howl there would be if some of our folk were so treated by an enemy': : the evacuation of Aboriginal people from Cape Bedford Mission, 1942, Jonathan Richards
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Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 94-98
Label
'What a howl there would be if some of our folk were so treated by an enemy': : the evacuation of Aboriginal people from Cape Bedford Mission, 1942, Jonathan Richards
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 94-98

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