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Australia's frontier province / by C.L.A. Abbott
Bib ID 1647719
Format BookBook
Author
Abbott, C. L. A. (Charles Lydiard Aubrey), 1886-1975
 
Description Sydney : Angus & Robertson, 1950 
218 p. : ill., map ; 23 cm. 
Summary

Early history; p.9; Paragraphs on ecological habits of Larrakias, Wargeit, Arunta; p.137-152; Problems of assimilation, employment, Govt. policies, Aborigines under white law; Census of full blood and part Aborigines, loyalty of natives towards employers; (Author was Administrator of N.T., 1937-46)

Notes

Maps on lining papers.

Some of the material rewritten from newspaper articles and broadcast talks by the author.

Includes index.

Library's Whelan copy autographed by the author.

Subjects Settlement and contacts - Explorers.  |  Defence - Military bases.  |  Defence - World War I.  |  Social identity - Mixed descent.  |  Mining industry - Gold.  |  Transport - Railways.  |  Arrernte / Aranda people (C8) (NT SG53-02)  |  Economic sectors - Pearling.  |  Larrakia / Laragiya / Gulumirrgin people (N21) (NT SD52-04)  |  Batjamal / Wogait people (N6) (NT SD52-07)  |  Northern Territory -- History.  |  Northern Territory Top End (NT)  |  Pine Creek map area (NT Top End SD52-08)  |  South Australia (SA)  |  Northern Territory - Central NT.  |  Alice Springs map area (South Central NT SF53-14)

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