The Resource Journal of an overland expedition in Australia, from Moreton Bay to Port Essington, a distance of upwards of 3, 000 miles during the years 1844-1845, by Ludwig Leichhardt

Journal of an overland expedition in Australia, from Moreton Bay to Port Essington, a distance of upwards of 3, 000 miles during the years 1844-1845, by Ludwig Leichhardt

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Journal of an overland expedition in Australia, from Moreton Bay to Port Essington, a distance of upwards of 3, 000 miles during the years 1844-1845
Title
Journal of an overland expedition in Australia, from Moreton Bay to Port Essington, a distance of upwards of 3, 000 miles during the years 1844-1845
Statement of responsibility
by Ludwig Leichhardt
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Subject
Summary
p 14-15 portrait of Charley and Harry Brown, Leichhardt's guides; p.90-9; Native camp, Comet R. - food, clothing, nets, bark dillies; p.246; Contact with natives on. R. Burdekin, vegetable food; p.269; Native camp, Lynd R. - koolimans, dillies, fish spears, flint knives, rock-crystal; p.290; Construction of twostorey huts, Lynd R.; p.307; Native ovens on Lynd & Mitchell Rivers; p.321; Systematic firing of grass, Staaten R.; p.323-328; Evidence of preEuropean contact; p.332-336; Natives numerous near Caron R.; guides along native footpath; p.348350; Native with hair net & quill through nose; storeyed huts seen; p.354-364; Systematic burning of grass along watercourses & waterholes; contacts near River Albert; method of trapping emus; p.382; Description of native fireplaces; p.402; Fish weir at Seven Emu River; native well described; coolamons, type of plant food, method of preparing; weir at Cycas Ck., packet of red ochre, large greenstone tomahawk & fans of emu feathers found, emu feet rolled up & concealed between tea-tree bark of hut
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1813-1848
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Leichhardt, Ludwig
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  • Fisher, Charles
  • Brown, Harry
Label
Journal of an overland expedition in Australia, from Moreton Bay to Port Essington, a distance of upwards of 3, 000 miles during the years 1844-1845, by Ludwig Leichhardt
Link
https://aiatsis.gov.au/sites/default/files/catalogue_resources/m0046610.zip
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Publication
Note
Held in Rare Book cupboard
Control code
M0046610
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xx, 544 p., [7] leaves of plates (1 folded)
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Stock number
1732
System control number
0066953
Label
Journal of an overland expedition in Australia, from Moreton Bay to Port Essington, a distance of upwards of 3, 000 miles during the years 1844-1845, by Ludwig Leichhardt
Link
https://aiatsis.gov.au/sites/default/files/catalogue_resources/m0046610.zip
Publication
Note
Held in Rare Book cupboard
Control code
M0046610
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xx, 544 p., [7] leaves of plates (1 folded)
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Stock number
1732
System control number
0066953

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