The Resource Searching for the mother : a biography of Woretemoeteryenner : an Aboriginal woman of Tasmania, Maggie Walter and Louise Daniels

Searching for the mother : a biography of Woretemoeteryenner : an Aboriginal woman of Tasmania, Maggie Walter and Louise Daniels

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Searching for the mother : a biography of Woretemoeteryenner : an Aboriginal woman of Tasmania
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Searching for the mother
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a biography of Woretemoeteryenner : an Aboriginal woman of Tasmania
Statement of responsibility
Maggie Walter and Louise Daniels
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eng
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Walter, Maggie
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Daniels, Louise
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  • Woretemoeteryenner
  • Johnson, Dolly Dalrymple
  • Mannalargenna
  • Briggs family
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Searching for the mother : a biography of Woretemoeteryenner : an Aboriginal woman of Tasmania, Maggie Walter and Louise Daniels
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Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 109-116
Contents
Searching for the mother -- Woretemoeteryenner's world : 1795-1804 : the nine Aboriginal Tasmanian nations; Tasmanian shell necklaces; The beginning of the end of the world; the sealers arrive -- Woretemoeteryenner's years with Briggs : 1805/07-1825: life with the sealers; the relationship between the sealers and the Aboriginal women; Woretemoeteryenner's first child; Aboriginal/colonist tensions rise; The Mountgarrets; Kelly and Briggs circumnavigate Tasmania; The daughter lost; The decline of the sealing industry; Woretemoeteryenner has a son; Colonisation's impact on Aboriginal family life; Woretemoeteryenner has another son?; Briggs deserts Woretemoeteryenner -- Voyage to Mauritius: August 1825 to May 1827: the sealing voyage to Rodrigues and Mauritius: abandonment on Rodrigues; Time in Mauritius and repatriation; Return to Tasmania -- Black wars and the conciliatory mission: 1827-1830: the Black War officially begins; Robinson's "Conciliatory mission" begins; The black line -- Confinement to the Aboriginal establishment: 1830-1841: from Swan to Gun Carriage Island; Important events in Tasmania; The Aboriginal establishement moves to Flinders Island: Wybalenna; a place of sickness and death; Woretemoeteryenner's life at Wybalenna; Religious life and instruction; The deaths of Eliza and Mary; the last years at Wybalenna -- Escape from Wybalenna and return to Tasmania: 1841-1847: review of Wybalenna; Woretemoeteryenner 's remaining years; The fate of Woretemoeteryenner 's people: 1847-1887 -- Woretemoeteryenner 's people: family, father, mother, siblings -- The Briggs diaspora: Woretemoeteryenner 's descendents: Dalrymple Mountgarret Brigs and her descendants; John Briggs and his descendents -- In Woretemoeteryenner 's country: begining the journey; through Teprekuna country; Little Musselroe Point; On to Musselroe Bay; Larapuna
Extent
116 p.
Governing access note
Open access - reading. Open copying, closed quotation. Not for Inter-Library Loan
Immediate source of acquisition
Grantees;
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps, ports
Stock number
MAR07/073
Label
Searching for the mother : a biography of Woretemoeteryenner : an Aboriginal woman of Tasmania, Maggie Walter and Louise Daniels
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 109-116
Contents
Searching for the mother -- Woretemoeteryenner's world : 1795-1804 : the nine Aboriginal Tasmanian nations; Tasmanian shell necklaces; The beginning of the end of the world; the sealers arrive -- Woretemoeteryenner's years with Briggs : 1805/07-1825: life with the sealers; the relationship between the sealers and the Aboriginal women; Woretemoeteryenner's first child; Aboriginal/colonist tensions rise; The Mountgarrets; Kelly and Briggs circumnavigate Tasmania; The daughter lost; The decline of the sealing industry; Woretemoeteryenner has a son; Colonisation's impact on Aboriginal family life; Woretemoeteryenner has another son?; Briggs deserts Woretemoeteryenner -- Voyage to Mauritius: August 1825 to May 1827: the sealing voyage to Rodrigues and Mauritius: abandonment on Rodrigues; Time in Mauritius and repatriation; Return to Tasmania -- Black wars and the conciliatory mission: 1827-1830: the Black War officially begins; Robinson's "Conciliatory mission" begins; The black line -- Confinement to the Aboriginal establishment: 1830-1841: from Swan to Gun Carriage Island; Important events in Tasmania; The Aboriginal establishement moves to Flinders Island: Wybalenna; a place of sickness and death; Woretemoeteryenner's life at Wybalenna; Religious life and instruction; The deaths of Eliza and Mary; the last years at Wybalenna -- Escape from Wybalenna and return to Tasmania: 1841-1847: review of Wybalenna; Woretemoeteryenner 's remaining years; The fate of Woretemoeteryenner 's people: 1847-1887 -- Woretemoeteryenner 's people: family, father, mother, siblings -- The Briggs diaspora: Woretemoeteryenner 's descendents: Dalrymple Mountgarret Brigs and her descendants; John Briggs and his descendents -- In Woretemoeteryenner 's country: begining the journey; through Teprekuna country; Little Musselroe Point; On to Musselroe Bay; Larapuna
Extent
116 p.
Governing access note
Open access - reading. Open copying, closed quotation. Not for Inter-Library Loan
Immediate source of acquisition
Grantees;
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps, ports
Stock number
MAR07/073

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