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The Mapoon story by the Mapoon people : Church mission, Queensland government and mining company

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The Mapoon story by the Mapoon people : Church mission, Queensland government and mining company
Title
The Mapoon story by the Mapoon people
Title remainder
Church mission, Queensland government and mining company
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Contributor
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Summary
Part 1: account of the history of Mapoon as told by the Mapoon people; traditional culture; arrival of Europeans and massacres; establishment of Mapoon Mission; closing of the mission; return to Mapoon; land rights; Part 2: History of Mapoon as recorded by white Australians; traditional life of the Aborigines before contact; the establishment of the mission, policies of missionaries & Queensland government; destruction of the settlement; arrival of Comalco and Alcan; the return to Mapoon in 1974; Part 3: examines the history, policies and actions of bauxite mining in Australia and elsewhere; the Aurukun story
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Roberts, J. P.
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  • Maclean, Donald
  • Parsons, M
  • Russell, Barbara
  • International Development Action
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  • Mapoon Mission (Qld)
  • Comalco Aluminium Limited
  • Rio Tinto-Zinc Corporation
  • Billiton (Firm)
  • Alcan Aluminium Limited
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The Mapoon story by the Mapoon people : Church mission, Queensland government and mining company
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Publication
Note
Three parts bound as one volume: 'The Mapoon story by the Mapoon people', 'The Mapoon story according to the invaders', and 'The Cape York aluminium companies and the native peoples'; copies not bound
Control code
M0063705
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
112 pages
Governing access note
AIATSIS Rare Book and Research Collection materials are stored offsite and require a minimum of two business days advance notice for bookings. Access conditions for some items may be restricted due to their cultural content, rarity, value or physical condition.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Stock number
15088, 15089, 15090, 12960
System control number
0088512
Label
The Mapoon story by the Mapoon people : Church mission, Queensland government and mining company
Publication
Note
Three parts bound as one volume: 'The Mapoon story by the Mapoon people', 'The Mapoon story according to the invaders', and 'The Cape York aluminium companies and the native peoples'; copies not bound
Control code
M0063705
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
112 pages
Governing access note
AIATSIS Rare Book and Research Collection materials are stored offsite and require a minimum of two business days advance notice for bookings. Access conditions for some items may be restricted due to their cultural content, rarity, value or physical condition.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Stock number
15088, 15089, 15090, 12960
System control number
0088512

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