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The Resource Custodians of the soil : a history of Aboriginal-European relationships in the Manning Valley of New South Wales, John Ramsland

Custodians of the soil : a history of Aboriginal-European relationships in the Manning Valley of New South Wales, John Ramsland

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Custodians of the soil : a history of Aboriginal-European relationships in the Manning Valley of New South Wales
Title
Custodians of the soil
Title remainder
a history of Aboriginal-European relationships in the Manning Valley of New South Wales
Statement of responsibility
John Ramsland
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Contact history of the Manning Valley region; first contact; impact of colonial intrusion; cedar cutters; massacres in the Upper Manning in 1835, Mackenzie Tableland, Bowman River, and others; Aboriginal men of the district - Toneatie, King Bony, Merriman, Bungay Billy, King Robert Fry; Aborigines Protection Board; murders of non-Aboriginal people on properties; Joe and Jimmy Governor; Purfleet Mission and Reserve; formation of the Australian Aboriginal Concert Company; address by David unaipon at St Matthew's Curch of England in Wingham; the Great Depression and unemployment; policies of assimilation and change 1938 to 1967; Aboriginal activism; opposition to assimilation; progress in the 1950s; racial conflict in Taree 1979; efforts to improve relations post 1979; reconciliation in the Taree area; Appendix is a transcript of a radio interview with Ella Simon
Cataloging source
ISBN
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1942-
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Ramsland, John
Dewey number
994.42
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Greater Taree City Council
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  • Toneatie
  • Bugg, Mary-Ann
  • Bungay, Billy
  • Fry, Robert
  • Governor, Jimmy
  • Boomer, Tommy
  • Unaipon, David
  • Simon, Ella
  • Russel, Billy
  • Ridgeway, Les
  • Marr, Bert
  • Saunders, Russell
  • Widders, Albert
  • Combo, Harry
  • Davis-Hurst, Patricia
  • Manning River Valley (N.S.W.)
  • Aboriginal Australians
Label
Custodians of the soil : a history of Aboriginal-European relationships in the Manning Valley of New South Wales, John Ramsland
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • ISBN prepublication record
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 190-195
Control code
000022934602
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 200 p.
Isbn
9780957935709
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
Label
Custodians of the soil : a history of Aboriginal-European relationships in the Manning Valley of New South Wales, John Ramsland
Publication
Note
  • ISBN prepublication record
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 190-195
Control code
000022934602
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 200 p.
Isbn
9780957935709
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.

Library Locations

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