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Bairnsdale : portrait of an Australian country town / [by] Hal Porter
Bib ID 2191070
Format BookBook
Author
Porter, Hal, 1911-1984
 
Description St. Ives, N.S.W. : John Ferguson, 1977 
296p. : ill., maps on endpapers ; 24cm. 
ISBN 0909134030
Summary

Local history of Bairnsdale ; includes references to the Kurnai people of the region, the native police force and to some individuals: Cobbon John and Boy Friday (with photograph).

Full contents Includes index. 
Subjects Porter, Hal, 1911-1984.  |  Victoria. Bairnsdale, to 1976  |  Kurnai / Gunai people (S68) (Vic SJ55)  |  Settlement and contacts - Settlers.  |  History - Cultural.  |  Law enforcement - Police - Native police.  |  Bairnsdale (Vic.) -- History.  |  Bairnsdale (E Vic Gippsland SJ55-07)

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