The Resource "Milestones" from Durundur to Woodford : 1841-2000

"Milestones" from Durundur to Woodford : 1841-2000

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"Milestones" from Durundur to Woodford : 1841-2000
Title
"Milestones" from Durundur to Woodford
Title remainder
1841-2000
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Local history of Woodford - Durundur area; includes information on original inhabitants, mainly from Gaiarbau; contact history and information on reserves; photograph of Alreena, daughter of Balmie Tribe probably Dungida Durundur, Stanley River p. 42; mention of Aborigines in Memoris of Mrs Beanland p. 143
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Woodford Historical Society
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  • Gaiarbau
  • Durundur Aboriginal Station (Qld.)
  • Aboriginal Australians
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"Milestones" from Durundur to Woodford : 1841-2000
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Publication
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Cover title
Contents
Partial contents: p. 1-10 Aborigines at Durundur : Uncle Willie McKenzie; Weapons; Boomerangs; Shields; Native medicine: treatment of wounds; Confinements; Walkabouts; Tribes known to Gaiarbau; Dinderi pygmies at Mt Archer; Background [Gaiarbau]; Durundur Station; Building a home; p. 17 Trouble with Aborigines; p. 18 names of Aboriginal origin; p. 26 Dr Simpson, Commissioner for Lands, reporting on Aborigines, 31st December 1843; p. 27 Binambi Aboriginal Reserve; p. 28 Father McNab; p. 28-30 Report of the Trustees of the Aboriginal Reserve at Binambi, Durundur; p. 31 Father Duncan McNab at Binambi - report; Archibald Meston (1851-1924); p. 32 Archibald Meston; p. 33 Then and now; Eddie Gilbert
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
202 p.
Other physical details
ill., facsims, maps, ports
Label
"Milestones" from Durundur to Woodford : 1841-2000
Publication
Note
Cover title
Contents
Partial contents: p. 1-10 Aborigines at Durundur : Uncle Willie McKenzie; Weapons; Boomerangs; Shields; Native medicine: treatment of wounds; Confinements; Walkabouts; Tribes known to Gaiarbau; Dinderi pygmies at Mt Archer; Background [Gaiarbau]; Durundur Station; Building a home; p. 17 Trouble with Aborigines; p. 18 names of Aboriginal origin; p. 26 Dr Simpson, Commissioner for Lands, reporting on Aborigines, 31st December 1843; p. 27 Binambi Aboriginal Reserve; p. 28 Father McNab; p. 28-30 Report of the Trustees of the Aboriginal Reserve at Binambi, Durundur; p. 31 Father Duncan McNab at Binambi - report; Archibald Meston (1851-1924); p. 32 Archibald Meston; p. 33 Then and now; Eddie Gilbert
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
202 p.
Other physical details
ill., facsims, maps, ports

Library Locations

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      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
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