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Brisbane : Moreton Bay matters / edited by Murray Johnson
Bib ID 272249
Format BookBook
Description Kelvin Grove, Qld. : Brisbane History Group, 2002 
x, 148 p. : ill., maps, plan ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 0958625565

Papers (Brisbane History Group) ; no. 19. 1035-4050


Annotation pending.

Full contents
  • 1. Dunwich : convicts, passionists and shattered hopes / John Mackenzie-Smith
  • 2. Whose guilt? What reward? : The loss of the Sovereign 1847 / Murray Johnson
  • 3. Sweet surrender: sugar production at St Helena penal establishment 1867-89 / Yvonne Reynolds
  • 4. A modified form of whaling: the Moreton Bay dugong fishery 1846-1920 / Murray Johnson
  • 5. Nothing beyond myself and Mr Watkins: James Hamilton and the Dunwich Benevolent Asylum 1865-85 / Joseph Goodall
  • 6. Keep them away from Brisbane: Bribie Island Aboriginal reserves 1877-79 and 1891-92 / Shirleene Robinson
  • 7. Leading lights: the first Moreton Island lighthouse communities / Rosemary Ahearn
  • 8. Patrick Roche and HM prison farm on St Helena 1926-31 / Yvonne Reynolds
  • 9. The leper shall dwell alone: a history of Peel Island lazaret / Thom Blake
  • 10. The whalers of Tangalooma 1952-62 / David Jones

Includes index.

Bibliography: p. 135-138.

Subjects History -- Queensland.  |  Nunukul / Noonuccal people (E21) (Qld SG56-15)  |  Education - Schools.  |  Settlement and contacts - Settlers.  |  Buildings.  |  Health - Infectious diseases - Leprosy.  |  Gathering - Seafood / Shellfish.  |  Law enforcement - Prisons - Prisoners.  |  Economic sectors - Whaling.  |  Government policy - Initial period and protectionism.  |  Food - Meat - Dugong.  |  Settlement and contacts - Government settlements, reserves.  |  Sites - Mortuary sites and cemeteries.  |  Religions - Christianity - Missions.  |  Economic sectors - Fishing.  |  Settlement and contacts - Penal colonies / Convicts.  |  Transport - Water - Shipwrecks and accidents.  |  Mining industry - Sand.  |  Economic sectors - Agriculture and horticulture - Sugar.  |  Environment - Conservation - Conservation areas.  |  Moreton Bay (Qld.) -- History -- 19th century.  |  Moreton Bay (Qld.) -- History -- 20th century.  |  St Helena Island (Moreton Bay, SE Qld SG56-15)  |  Bribie Island (SE Qld SG56-15, SG56-10)  |  Brisbane (SE Qld SG56-15)  |  Moreton Bay (SE Qld SG56-15)  |  Dunwich (Minjerriba / North Stradbroke Island SE Qld SG56-15)  |  Peel Island (Moreton Bay, SE Qld SG56-15)  |  Brisbane River (SE Qld SG56-15)  |  Moreton Island (SE Qld SG56-15)
Other authors/contributors Johnson, Murray (Murray David), 1956-
Available From Brisbane History Group, PO Box 12, Kelvin Grove DC QLD 4059 


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