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Custodians of the soil : a history of aboriginal-European relationships in the Manning Valley of New South Wales / John Ramsland
Bib ID 1510762
Format BookBook
Author
Ramsland, John, 1942-
 
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Description Taree, NSW : Greater Taree City Council, 2001 
xxiii, 200 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 0957935706
Summary

Ramsland seeking to restore the balance in the story of the interaction between the Indigenous people and the European settlers critically examines the historical records.

Full contents
  • Machine derived contents note: Before Colonial Settlement, 1770-1827 1
  • Aboriginal Culture and the Impact of Colonial Intrusion 11
  • The Colonial Period, 1829-1901 23
  • The Governor Incident and the Manning 50
  • Purfleet Mission and Reserve 73
  • Aboriginal-European Relations, 1901-1928 94
  • The Depression, Unemployment and the Aborigines Protection Board 106
  • Policies of Assimilation and Change, 1938-1967 121
  • From 1967 146
  • Reconciliation 1 6 4
 
Notes

ISBN prepublication record.

Includes index.

Bibliography: p. 190-195.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Culture -- History.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- New South Wales -- Manning River Valley -- History.  |  Government policy - Assimilation - 1926-1950.  |  Government policy - Assimilation.  |  Settlement and contacts - Colonisation - 1851-  |  Settlement and contacts - Colonisation - 1788-1850.  |  Race relations - Violent - Massacres, murders, poisonings etc. - 1901-  |  Race relations.  |  Manning River Valley (N.S.W.) -- History.  |  Wingham (NSW N Coast SH56-14)  |  Taree (NSW N Coast SH56-14)  |  Purfleet (Taree, NSW N Coast SH56-14)
Other authors/contributors Greater Taree City Council
Available From 2 Pulteney Street, TAREE, NSW, 2430 

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