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Journals of G.A. Robinson, January 1840-March 1840 : extracts of manuscripts held in the Mitchell Library, Sydney and published with their permission / edited with an introduction by Gary Presland
Bib ID 1017883
Format BookBook
Author
Robinson, George Augustus, 1791-1866
 
Description [Victoria : Ministry for Conservation], 1977 
v, 104 p. : ill., maps ; 30 cm. 
Series

Records of the Victorian Archaeological Survey ; no. 5.

Summary

Record of journey to Campaspe River and Loddon River in search of suitable site for a Protectorate station; observations of country, encounters with Aborigines, European settlers, violent conflict; includes Aboriginal vocabulary and place names through the text; footnotes giving details of Europeans; appendices list names and ages of Aborigines encountered.

Notes

Includes fold out map.

Bibliography: p. 89-93.

Subjects Robinson, George Augustus, 1791-1866.  |  Gurung people (S31) (Vic SJ55-05)  |  Language - Vocabulary - Place names.  |  History - Biographies - Non-Indigenous - Autobiographies.  |  Djabwurrung / Dyabwurung people (S26) (Vic SJ54-08)  |  Kolakngat people (S30) (Vic SJ54-12)  |  Race relations - Violent - Massacres, murders, poisonings etc. - To 1900.  |  Sites - Conservation and protection.  |  Kolakngat language (S30) (Vic SJ54-12)  |  Djabwurrung / Dyabwurung language (S26) (Vic SJ54-08)  |  Settlement and contacts - Colonisation - 1788-1850.  |  Gurung language (S31) (Vic SJ55-05)  |  Victoria -- Description and travel.  |  Loddon River (NW Vic SJ54-04, SI54-16)  |  Sydney (NSW SI56-05)  |  Western Victoria (W Vic)
Other authors/contributors Presland, Gary  |  Mitchell Library (N.S.W.)
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