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Western Australia : an official handbook for the information of commercial men, migrants, and tourists / compiled under the authority of the government of Western Australia
Bib ID 2760750
Format BookBook
Description Perth, W.A. : Government Printer, 1925 
264 p., 9 leaves of plates (1 folded) : ill. (some col.), maps, ports. ; 25 cm. 
Summary

Chapter on Aborigines reflects government attitudes of the time which believed that the Aboriginal race was dying out and it was the duty of the government to "protect the black brother against himself and against the evil influences of civilisation"

Notes

NLA NL copy shows 1926 on front cover.

Subjects Natural resources -- Western Australia.  |  Industries -- Western Australia.  |  Government policy - Initial period and protectionism - 1901-1925.  |  Economic sectors.  |  Western Australia -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.  |  Western Australia (WA)
Other authors/contributors Western Australia

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