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Australian native policy : its history, especially in Victoria / by Edmund J.B. Foxcroft
Bib ID 1855796
Format BookBook
Author
Foxcroft, Edmund J. B
 
Description Melbourne : Melbourne University Press in association with Oxford University Press, 1941 
168 p. ; 22 cm. 
Summary

Theories of origin, law & government, nineteenth century opinion of the Aborigine, contacts Tasmania, N.S.W., Vic.; native policy in Victoria 1836-9, Langhornes mission at Melbourne, native police 1837-39; N.S.W. Aboriginal Protectorate, Port Phillip District; Buntingdale Methodist Mission, Port Phillip native police, Merri Creek school; Victorian policy since 1850; N.S.W. population decline, conditions on settlements; S.A. - protectorate of Moorhouse, official reports on welfare, need for reserves; Qld. - missions, native police, appointment of Meston as Special Commissioner, Parry-Okeden report; W.A. - setting up of missions (New Norcia), Rottnest Is. prison, Roths Royal Commission report; Commonwealth native policy 1935 to present, Bleakleys survey, half caste problem, proposals for better employment conditions, reserves, finance; Appendix population figures (Commonwealth and State) 19291939, expenditure on Aborigines 1935-1936.

Notes

Includes index.

Bibliography: p. 158-162.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Government relations.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Government policy.  |  Religions - Christianity - Anglican Church.  |  Employment - Conditions.  |  Government policy - State and territory - Victoria.  |  Law enforcement - Police - Native police.  |  Law enforcement - Prisons.  |  Finance.  |  Religions - Christianity - Catholic Church.  |  Religions - Christianity - Methodist Church.  |  Religions - Christianity - Missions.  |  Settlement and contacts - Government settlements, reserves.  |  Religions - Christianity - Lutheran Church.  |  Religions - Christianity - Moravian Church.  |  Religions - Christianity - Missionaries.  |  Merri Creek / Northcote / Thornbury (Melbourne Vic SJ55-05)  |  Poonindie (West SA SI53-11)  |  Rottnest Island / Wadjemup (SW WA SH50-14)  |  Queensland (Qld)  |  Wellington (N NSW SI55-04)  |  Tasmania (Tas)  |  New Norcia (SW WA SH50-10)  |  South Australia (SA)  |  Northern Territory (NT)  |  New South Wales (NSW)  |  Buntingdale (W Vic SJ54-12)  |  Lake Macquarie (NSW N Coast SI56-05)

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