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Report of the Board of Inquiry Appointed to Inquire into the Land and Land Industries of the Northern Territory of Australia
Bib ID 2315687
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Australia. Board of Inquiry Appointed to Inquire into the Land and Land Industries of the Northern Territory of Australia
 
Description Canberra : Government Printer, 1937 
xi, 101 p. : ill., maps (chiefly col.) ; 34 cm. 
Summary

History of N.T. settlement and geographic description; population, finance and production of N.T.; suggested policy; land administration, including pastoral and agricultural leases; railways and transport; company operations, including Bovril and Vestey; industry, including mining and pearling; official statement of policy towards Aboriginals including role of Chief Protector; White Australia policy and attitudes.

Notes

At head of title: The Parliament of the Commonwealth of Australia.

Chairman: William Labatt Payne; other member: John William Fletcher. Report known as Payne-Fletcher report.

Subjects Land use -- Northern Territory.  |  Land settlement -- Northern Territory.  |  Agriculture -- Northern Territory.  |  Transportation -- Northern Territory.  |  Transport - Railways.  |  Transport - Air.  |  Economic sectors - Agriculture and horticulture - Pastoral industry.  |  Race relations - Racial discrimination.  |  Government policy - Initial period and protectionism - 1901-1925.  |  Land rights - Excisions and leases - Mining leases.  |  Demography - Population dynamics.  |  Settlement and contacts - Ethnic groups, immigration and multiculturalism.  |  Northern Territory -- Economic conditions -- 1929-1939.  |  Northern Territory (NT)
Other authors/contributors Fletcher, J. W. (John William)  |  Payne, William Labatt
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Payne-Fletcher report

Land and land industries of the Northern Territory

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