The Resource Recollections of squatting in Victoria : then called the Port Phillip District (from 1841 to 1851), Edward M. Curr

Recollections of squatting in Victoria : then called the Port Phillip District (from 1841 to 1851), Edward M. Curr

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Recollections of squatting in Victoria : then called the Port Phillip District (from 1841 to 1851)
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Recollections of squatting in Victoria
Title remainder
then called the Port Phillip District (from 1841 to 1851)
Statement of responsibility
Edward M. Curr
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Summary
Numerous accounts of contact with natives - Tongala Station (Goulburn R.) - attitude of settlers towards natives; Detailed account of Bangerang tribe marriage, food, hunting, cooking, types of ovens, laws, tribal & inter-tibal relationships, initiation, life cycle, camp life infanticide, tribal etiquette, fire making, mode of burial, physical & mental characteristics, courage; Plates : Aborigines on the Murray; A young native wearing an oppossum-skin cloak; Native of the Bogan; Maps: Squatters rungs in the 1840s; Early squatting rung in the Kilmore-Heathcote District; The Goulburn blacks tribal lands -- Maps show distribution of tribes and sections of Bangerang
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1820-1889
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Curr, Edward M.
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Forster, Harley W.
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  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Land settlement
  • Aboriginal Australians
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Recollections of squatting in Victoria : then called the Port Phillip District (from 1841 to 1851), Edward M. Curr
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Publication
Note
  • First published by George Robertson, Melbourne, 1883
  • Abridged, with a foreword and notes by Harley W. Forster
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references : page 189
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
M0042323
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
2nd ed., reset.
Extent
xiii, 193 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 received from the Tom Austen Brown collection.
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
Stock number
3378
System control number
0050051
Label
Recollections of squatting in Victoria : then called the Port Phillip District (from 1841 to 1851), Edward M. Curr
Publication
Note
  • First published by George Robertson, Melbourne, 1883
  • Abridged, with a foreword and notes by Harley W. Forster
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references : page 189
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
M0042323
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
2nd ed., reset.
Extent
xiii, 193 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 received from the Tom Austen Brown collection.
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
Stock number
3378
System control number
0050051

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