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Pioneer pageant : a history of the Pioneer Shire / John Kerr
Bib ID 2838662
Format BookBook
Author
Kerr, John, 1942-
 
Description Mackay [Qld.] : Pioneer Shire Council, 1980 
viii,232p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 31cm. 
ISBN 0959474005
Summary

History of Mackay and district; includes account of the Mackay exploration expedition, 1860, with references to encounters with Aborigines; chapter on contact history of the Aborigines near Mackay; South Sea Island labour trade.

Full contents Includes index. 
Notes

Available from The Shire Clerk, Pioneer Shire Council, P.O. Box 68, Mackay, Q. 4740.

Bibliography: p.228.

Subjects Queensland. Mackay region, 1860-1979.  |  Settlement and contacts.  |  Settlement and contacts - Colonisation - 1851-  |  Settlement and contacts - Explorers.  |  Mackay Region (Qld.) -- History.  |  Young (SW NSW SI55-11)  |  Mackay (E Qld SF55-08)
Other authors/contributors Pioneer, Queensland (Shire). Council

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