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Australia's north-west / Alexander Kerr
Bib ID 2000601
Format BookBook
Author
Kerr, Alex, 1921-
 
Description Nedlands, W.A. : University of Western Australia Press, 1967 
xix, 439 p. : ill. ; 25 cm. 
Summary

Kimberley, Pilbara, North-West & part of Central Statistical Divisions bounded on S. by 26th parallel; p.16-22; Population, June, 1964; employment, working conditions, wages, problems likely to occur after introduction of award wages 1968; Work of D. McLeod in setting up native coops., Port Hedland; natives known as the Mob or the Group (later Pindan); history of Group 1946 - present; Mentions economic aims of 1958 Special Committee on Native Matters; p.34; Tbl.5, population estimates in main towns, June 1964; p.230; Education, lists missions, Govt. & private schools; p.308-309; Proposals for improved native conditions.

Notes

Includes index.

Includes bibliographicals references.

Subjects Industries -- Western Australia.  |  Employment - Conditions - Wages.  |  Mining industry - Asbestos.  |  Employment - Conditions - Industrial relations - Awards and enterprise bargaining.  |  Education - Schools.  |  Economic sectors - Agriculture and horticulture.  |  Economic sectors - Fishing.  |  Economic sectors - Agriculture and horticulture - Pastoral industry.  |  Economic sectors - Transport.  |  Economic sectors - Pearling.  |  Mining industry - Iron ore.  |  Western Australia -- Economic conditions.  |  West Kimberley area (WA SD51, SD52, SE51)  |  Gascoyne / Murchison area (WA SG50)  |  Port Hedland (WA East Pilbara SF50-04)  |  East Kimberley area (WA SD52, SE52)
Other authors/contributors Australian National University. Centre for Mathematics and its Applications  |  Australian National University. School of Mathematical Sciences

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