National Library of Australia

 Summer Opening Hours:

Our opening hours will be changing between Tuesday 24 December 2019 and Wednesday 1 January 2020.

All reading rooms will be closed from Christmas Day, reopening on 2 January. But you’ll still be able to visit our Exhibition Galleries, our children’s holiday space, WordPlay, and Bookshop from 9am-5pm (except on Christmas Day).Bookplate café will also be open during this period, but with varied hours.

Be sure to check our Summer Opening Hours before you visit: https://www.nla.gov.au/visit-us/opening-hours

You must be logged in to Tag Records
The state and position of Western Australia : commonly called the Swan-River settlement / by Fredk. Chidley Irwin
Bib ID 2383773
Format BookBook
Author
Irwin, Frederick Chidley, 1788-1860
 
Description London : Simpkin, Marshall, 1835 
vii, 143 pages ; 23 cm. 
Series

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; NK404

Summary

Appendix 5; Swan-River mission - proposed scheme; App.7; Native institution; Appointment of Mr. Armstrong to try and civilize the natives; Chap.2; Natives of the Swan, Port Augusta, King Georges Sound; Statistics, types of food, cooking, shelters, clothing, Govt. policy, treaty suggested ; Swan River Mission.

Notes

Condition yellow paper at FRM F1973 (NL,1002) (NL, 86691)

Rex Nan Kivell Collection NK404.

Cited In

Ferguson, J.A. Bibliography of Australia, 1973

Subjects Costume and clothing.  |  Religions - Christianity - Missions.  |  Law - Constitutional law - Treaty movement.  |  Western Australia -- Description and travel -- To 1850.  |  Western Australia -- History -- 1829-1851.  |  Swan River (SW WA SH50-14)  |  Albany / King George Sound (SW WA SI50-11, SI50-15)  |  Port Augusta (West SA SI53-04)

To learn more about copyright and requesting copies watch this short online video Help Video.
close Can I borrow items from the Library?

You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

You can view this on the NLA website.

close What can I get online?

You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

You can view this on the NLA website.

close Can I get copies of items from the Library?

You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

You can view this on the NLA website.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Flags
Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander and other First Nations people are advised that this catalogue contains names, recordings and images of deceased people and other content that may be culturally sensitive. Please also be aware that you may see certain words or descriptions in this catalogue which reflect the author’s attitude or that of the period in which the item was created and may now be considered offensive.