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Glenelg centenary commemoration day, 1836-1936 : official souvenir booklet and programme / authorised and approved by the Glenelg Centenary Committee
Bib ID 1508202
Format BookBook
Printer (Adelaide : Thornquest Press)
Description Glenelg, S.Aust. : The Committee, 1936 
68 pages : illustrations (some col.), portraits ; 26 cm. 
Summary

IN My early days in the colony, pages 41-57, John W. Adams recounts the establishment of the colony of South Australia in the Glenelg region, and first contact with the "Adelaide tribe" of Aboriginal people. Recounts the style of fighting amongst the Aboriginal people and their interactions with the Europeans. Effects of smallpox. Violence between settlers and Aboriginal people.

Subjects Hunting.  |  Health - Infectious diseases - Smallpox.  |  Kaurna people (L3) (SA SI54-09)  |  Ceremonies - Rain making.  |  Settlement and contacts - Settlers.  |  Settlement and contacts - 19th Century.  |  Law enforcement - Offences - Murder.  |  Death - Mortuary customs.  |  Race relations - Violent - Communal violence.  |  Settlement and contacts - Colonisation - 1788-1850.  |  Glenelg (S.A.) -- History.  |  Glenelg (SE Adelade SA SI54-09)  |  Adelaide (SE SA SI54-09)
Other authors/contributors Glenelg Centenary Committee (S.A.)

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