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On the land : a photographic history of farming in Australia / Paul Ashton with Kate Blackmore
Bib ID 1668393
Format BookBook
Author
Ashton, Paul, 1959-
 
Description Kenthurst [N.S.W.] : Kangaroo Press, 1987 
192 p. : ill. ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 0864171129
Summary

Includes statements about colonisation and resistance to white settlement p. 16-17, 45; the Aboriginal word 'mallee' p. 31; employment on stations 33, 34, 42, 44-47, 95; mission stations 44; settlement at Coranderrk 45; pictures 'An Aborigine on the Hawkesbury [River] with his garden' p. 17, 'Going onto the land' p. 34, 'Aborigines sowing a field', 'Aborigines building a stockyard', and 'Native Mission Station, South Australia, 1886' p. 44, 'Aboriginal workers', and 'Aborigines training hops' p. 45, 'Aboriginal stockmen' p. 46, 'Aboriginal stockmen', and 'Aboriginal station employees' p. 47.

Notes

Includes index.

Bibliography: p. 184-189.

Subjects Agriculture -- Australia -- History.  |  Agriculture -- Australia -- History -- Pictorial works.  |  Photography of farms.  |  Photography.  |  History.  |  Colonisation.  |  Employment.  |  Religions - Christianity - Missions.  |  Literature and stories - Non indigenous.  |  Economic sectors - Agriculture and horticulture.  |  Australia.  |  Healesville / Coranderrk (E Vic Yarra Valley SJ55-06)
Other authors/contributors Blackmore, Kate, 1949-

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