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The Resource Heart of the valley : Toolamba 1840-1983, by Stewart (Bill) Morvell

Heart of the valley : Toolamba 1840-1983, by Stewart (Bill) Morvell

Label
Heart of the valley : Toolamba 1840-1983
Title
Heart of the valley
Title remainder
Toolamba 1840-1983
Statement of responsibility
by Stewart (Bill) Morvell
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In chapter one the author describes some of the groupings of the Aboriginal people of the region, local dialect names for the streams and rivers and extent and boundaries of their lands. Dreamtime stories of the beginnings of the Murray River. Social organisation, gender relations, marriage, infanticide, technologies such as weapons, canoes and implements. Creation of a Protectorate as the Old Crossing Place at Micheltown prior to transfer to Murchison. Stories of ‘Captain’ John and his mother ‘Queen Mary’
Cataloging source
ANB
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1917-
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Morvell, Stewart
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Toolamba History Book Committee
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  • Captain John
  • Queen Mary
  • Toolamba (Vic.)
Label
Heart of the valley : Toolamba 1840-1983, by Stewart (Bill) Morvell
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000002516049
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
197 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Donation from the Tom Austen Brown collection.
Isbn
9780959234909
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports., facsims.
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)27612589
Label
Heart of the valley : Toolamba 1840-1983, by Stewart (Bill) Morvell
Publication
Control code
000002516049
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
197 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Donation from the Tom Austen Brown collection.
Isbn
9780959234909
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports., facsims.
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)27612589

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