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Captive lives : looking for Tambo and his companions

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Captive lives : looking for Tambo and his companions
Title
Captive lives
Title remainder
looking for Tambo and his companions
Title variation
Captive lives
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looking for Tambo and his companions : 9 captured Aborigines from North Queensland
Contributor
Curator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Brief history of nine Aboriginal people removed from Palm Island, Hinchinbrook Island And other parts of North Queensland in 1883 and eight Aboriginal people from the Townsville area in 1892, their travels, roles in the circus and where some of them died; it includes account of the return of Tambo's body to Palm Island 100 years after his death
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • National Library of Australia
  • Poignant, Roslyn
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  • Sussy
  • Jenny
  • Toby
  • Billy
  • Bob
  • Jimmy
  • Barnum's Circus
  • Aboriginal Australians in popular culture
  • Travelling exhibitions
  • Museum exhibits
  • Circus performers
  • Circus posters
  • Tambo
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Captive lives : looking for Tambo and his companions
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Text by curator Roslyn Poignant
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Dimensions
89 x 21 cm folded to 21 x 30 cm.
Extent
1 folded sheet [6] p.
Other physical details
col. ill., facsims
Label
Captive lives : looking for Tambo and his companions
Publication
Note
Text by curator Roslyn Poignant
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Dimensions
89 x 21 cm folded to 21 x 30 cm.
Extent
1 folded sheet [6] p.
Other physical details
col. ill., facsims

Library Locations

    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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