The Resource The genesis of Queensland : an account of the first exploring journeys to and over Darling Downs : the earliest days of their occupation; social life; station seeking; the course of discovery, northward and westward; and a resumé of the causes which led to separation from New South Wales : with portrait and fac-similes of maps, log, &c., &c., by Henry Stuart Russell

The genesis of Queensland : an account of the first exploring journeys to and over Darling Downs : the earliest days of their occupation; social life; station seeking; the course of discovery, northward and westward; and a resumé of the causes which led to separation from New South Wales : with portrait and fac-similes of maps, log, &c., &c., by Henry Stuart Russell

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The genesis of Queensland : an account of the first exploring journeys to and over Darling Downs : the earliest days of their occupation; social life; station seeking; the course of discovery, northward and westward; and a resumé of the causes which led to separation from New South Wales : with portrait and fac-similes of maps, log, &c., &c.
Title
The genesis of Queensland
Title remainder
an account of the first exploring journeys to and over Darling Downs : the earliest days of their occupation; social life; station seeking; the course of discovery, northward and westward; and a resumé of the causes which led to separation from New South Wales : with portrait and fac-similes of maps, log, &c., &c.
Statement of responsibility
by Henry Stuart Russell
Creator
Subject
Summary
Contacts with natives noted; p.22; Moreton Bay natives used to locate runaways; p.24; Nasal septum pierced, two joints of little finger left hand removed; manufacture of nets and baskets; fishing; shelters; duels described; p.31; Bathurst Island; tattoos, painted, scarification, physical appearance; clothing; weapons; p.34; Grave in detail; p.253; Sunstroke cure; p.295; Cannibalism; p.313; Gathering of tribes for Bunnia [bunya] season; p.339; Childrens games with bows and arrows
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Russell, Henry Stuart
Illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
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  • Edge-Partington, James
  • Nathan, Matthew
  • Queensland
  • Queensland
  • Queensland
  • Darling Downs (Qld.)
  • Darling Downs (Qld)
Label
The genesis of Queensland : an account of the first exploring journeys to and over Darling Downs : the earliest days of their occupation; social life; station seeking; the course of discovery, northward and westward; and a resumé of the causes which led to separation from New South Wales : with portrait and fac-similes of maps, log, &c., &c., by Henry Stuart Russell
Link
http://www.textqueensland.com.au/item/book/b86c5755be236c74a8fc29e7ae220cb6
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Publication
Control code
M0034076
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xvi, 633, [3] pages, [3] folded leaves of plates
Governing access note
  • Not for Inter-Library Loan
  • 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
facsim., maps, portrait
Label
The genesis of Queensland : an account of the first exploring journeys to and over Darling Downs : the earliest days of their occupation; social life; station seeking; the course of discovery, northward and westward; and a resumé of the causes which led to separation from New South Wales : with portrait and fac-similes of maps, log, &c., &c., by Henry Stuart Russell
Link
http://www.textqueensland.com.au/item/book/b86c5755be236c74a8fc29e7ae220cb6
Publication
Control code
M0034076
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xvi, 633, [3] pages, [3] folded leaves of plates
Governing access note
  • Not for Inter-Library Loan
  • 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
facsim., maps, portrait

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