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Black but comely, or, Glimpses of Aboriginal life in Australia / by the Rev. J.B. Gribble
Bib ID 296398
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
Author
Gribble, J. B. (John Brown), 1847-1893
 
Online Versions
Description London : Morgan & Scott, [1884?] 
128 pages, [8] leaves of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 19 cm. 
Series

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; NK7297.

Summary

Early European contact in NSW; introduction of Christianity; Warangesda Mission near Darlington Point; Waradgeri at the mission; missionary work in Victoria in the 1850s & 60s; history of the various missionary efforts in Australia to 1880s; government policy in 1883; Maloga Mission Kamilaroi word list and paraphrase translations of folklore; Waradgeri word list.

Notes

Dedication dated: July 20th, 1884.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-27064893

Rex Nan Kivell Collection NK7297.

Cited In

Ferguson, J.A. Bibliography of Australia, 10093

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Missions.  |  Government policy - Initial period and protectionism - 1788-1850.  |  Wiradjuri people (D10) (NSW SI55-07)  |  Religions - Christianity - Missions.  |  Language - Vocabulary - Word lists.  |  Wiradjuri language (D10) (NSW SI55-07)  |  Social organisation - Kinship - Kinship terms.  |  Gamilaraay / Gamilaroi / Kamilaroi language (D23) (NSW SH55-12)  |  Warangesda / Darlington Point (SW NSW SI55-10)  |  Ebenezer / Lake Hindmarsh (NW Vic SJ54-03)  |  Maloga (SW NSW SJ55-01)
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Glimpses of Aboriginal life in Australia

Aboriginal life in Australia

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NL 572.994 GRI
Copy: NL (hbk)
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N 572.994 GRI
Copy: N, Petherick collection (hbk)
Main Reading Room
FER F10093
Copy: Ferguson (FC) collection copy
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NK 7297
Copy: Nan Kivell collection
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