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The Resource The front door : Darwin 1869-1969, Douglas Lockwood

The front door : Darwin 1869-1969, Douglas Lockwood

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The front door : Darwin 1869-1969
Title
The front door
Title remainder
Darwin 1869-1969
Statement of responsibility
Douglas Lockwood
Creator
Subject
Summary
Historical record; early contact at settlements at Melville Is., Raffles Bay, Pt. Essington, Escape Cliffs, gives McKinlays description of latter; Early life at Palmerston; Chap. 7; Treatment of natives, clashes with Larrakias; murder of miners at Daly R. (1884); other murders in N.T. attitudes towards Aborigines, effect of contact, treatment of women; White law as it affected the Aborigines; Appendix 6; List of Govt. Residents & Administrators
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1918-1980
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Lockwood, Douglas
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Darwin (N.T.)
Label
The front door : Darwin 1869-1969, Douglas Lockwood
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Four false starts "Fort Dundas, Raffles Bay, Port Essington, Escape Cliffs" -- Goyder's Hundred -- Early Palmerston -- Solid gold and salted gold -- Little Canton -- By telegraph and tempest -- Of human bondage -- The pearling masters -- Hard road to Tipperary -- Darwin the damned -- Impolite politics -- Reptile contemporaries -- The stormy years -- The Royal Commission -- Rendering unto Caesar -- The front door -- Red Square -- Distinction in disaster -- The past as prologue
Control code
M0046813
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
288 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Isbn
9780727020253
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
Stock number
6286
System control number
0067235
Label
The front door : Darwin 1869-1969, Douglas Lockwood
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Four false starts "Fort Dundas, Raffles Bay, Port Essington, Escape Cliffs" -- Goyder's Hundred -- Early Palmerston -- Solid gold and salted gold -- Little Canton -- By telegraph and tempest -- Of human bondage -- The pearling masters -- Hard road to Tipperary -- Darwin the damned -- Impolite politics -- Reptile contemporaries -- The stormy years -- The Royal Commission -- Rendering unto Caesar -- The front door -- Red Square -- Distinction in disaster -- The past as prologue
Control code
M0046813
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
288 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Isbn
9780727020253
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
Stock number
6286
System control number
0067235

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