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Finke River Mission, Hermannsburg, Central Australia
Bib ID 1631855
Format BookBook
Description [Darwin] : Welfare Branch, Northern Territory Administration, 1961 
90 p. : maps ; 29 cm. 
Summary

History of Lutheran Mission from 1877; C. Strehlows research on Aranda life and beliefs; The great drought, 1926- 1929; Population (1958 -1960); Effects of culture contact; Alice Springs centre (Amoonguna); Jay Creek outpost; Haasts Bluff and Areyonga; Reserves; Extension of work to Bidjandjadjara, Bindubi, Luridja; Welfare conferences of 1951 and 1953; Subsidies; Facilities at Hermannsburg, 1961; Failure of scheme to estblish Aborigines as independent pastoralists; Namatjira and the other Hermannsburg artists.

Notes

Cover title.

"March 1961"

Accompanied by appendices G and H (12 p.) issued in January 1962.

Subjects Finke River Mission.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Missions -- Northern Territory -- Hermannsburg.  |  Religions - Christianity - Lutheran Church.  |  Demography.  |  Environment - Climate and weather - Drought.  |  Pintupi people (C10) (NT SF52-11)  |  Occupations - Pastoral industry workers.  |  Pitjantjatjara people (C6) (NT SG52-11)  |  Arrernte / Aranda people (C8) (NT SG53-02)  |  Luritja / Loritja people (C7.1) (NT SG52-04)  |  Hermannsburg (N.T.)  |  Iwupataka / Jay Creek (South Central NT SF53-14)  |  Amoonguna (South Central NT SF53-14)  |  Mparntwe / Alice Springs (South Central NT SF53-14)  |  Finke River (South Central NT SF53-13, SG53-01, SG53-06)  |  Areyonga (South Central NT SG53-01)  |  Ikuntji / Haasts Bluff (South Central NT SF52-16)  |  Ntaria / Hermannsburg (South Central NT SF53-13)
Other authors/contributors Northern Territory Administration. Welfare Branch

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