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"Bribie" : the basket maker / by Thos. Welsby
Bib ID 125022
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
Author
Welsby, Thomas, 1858-1941
 
Online Versions
Description Brisbane : Barker's Bookstores, 1937 
135 p. : ill. ; 22 cm. 
Summary

Local history of Bribie Island ; brief mention of Myora Mission on North Stradbroke Island ; includes a chapter dedicated to Bongaree, the Aboriginal guide who accompanied Matthew Flinders, with references also to Toompani, Johnnie Lifou, Sam Rollins and Gurriwurriba ; word list of "Native nomenclature".

Notes

Includes index.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-52856497

Subjects Settlement and contacts - Penal colonies / Convicts.  |  Language - Vocabulary - Word lists.  |  Settlement and contacts - Government settlements, reserves.  |  Settlement and contacts - Explorers - European.  |  Settlement and contacts - Settlers.  |  Race relations - Violent.  |  Settlement and contacts - Explorers - Aboriginal guides.  |  Plants - Bunya pines.  |  Bribie Island (Qld.) -- History.  |  Moreton Bay (SE Qld SG56-15)  |  Bribie Island (SE Qld SG56-15, SG56-10)  |  Myora / Moongalba (Minjerriba / North Stradbroke Island SE Qld SG56-15)

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