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The history of Prahran : from its first settlement to a city / compiled by order of the Prahran Council by John Butler Cooper
Bib ID 160909
Format BookBook
Author
Cooper, John Butler
 
Description Melbourne : Modern Printing Co., 1912 
xii, 338 p., [31] leaves of plates ill., ports., facsim. ; 21 cm. 
Summary

Includes brief reflections on the colonial period; James Backhouse, George Langhornes missionary activities, names local tribes, use of Aboriginal words as place names.

Notes

Spine title: The history of Prahran, 1836-1911.

Includes index.

Subjects Language - Vocabulary - Place names.  |  Religions - Christianity - Missions.  |  Settlement and contacts - Colonisation - 1788-1850.  |  Prahran (Vic.) -- History.  |  Victoria (Vic)
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History of Prahran, 1836-1911

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