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A poor man's diggings : mining and community at Bethanga, Victoria, 1875-1912 / June Philipp
Bib ID 2943961
Format BookBook
Author
Philipp, June
 
Description Melbourne : Hyland House, 1987 
xiii, 222 p., [8] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 0947062092
Summary

Accounts of interaction between Aboriginal people and settlers on pages 7-10, including Sturt's observations of small pox in 1828-9 and 1838, the resulting violence, Thomas Mitchell's views of peaceful coexistence.

Full contents Includes index. 
Notes

Includes index.

Map on lining papers.

Bibliography: p. 217-218.

Subjects Mines and mineral resources -- Victoria -- Bethanga -- History.  |  Miners -- Victoria -- Bethanga -- History.  |  Settlement and contacts.  |  Wiradjuri people (D10) (NSW SI55-07)  |  Jaitmathang / Yadymadhang people (S43) (Vic SJ55-03)  |  Race relations - Violent - Massacres, murders, poisonings etc. - To 1900.  |  Bethanga (Vic.) -- History.

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