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Macquoid of Waniassa : portrait of a colonial sheriff / Rebecca Lamb
Bib ID 3645736
Format BookBook
Author
Lamb, Rebecca
 
Description Wanniassa, A.C.T. : Waniassa Publications, 2006 
294 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 22 cm. 
ISBN 0977523705
Summary

p. 150-152 Thomas Macquoid's role in the trial and execution of seven men for the Myall Creek massacre; p. 178-179 Account of tribal justice being carried out at the Macquoid property Waniassa between Long Jimmy and tribal chief Jimmy the Rover in 1850; Appendix 3 Edward Riley's account of a corroborree at Isabella Plains.

Notes

Includes index.

Bibliography.

Subjects Macquoid, Thomas.  |  New South Wales. Supreme Court -- Officials and employees -- Biography.  |  Sheriffs -- New South Wales -- Biography.  |  Ngunawal / Ngunnawal people (D3) (NSW SI55-16)  |  Settlement and contacts - Settlers.  |  Dance - Recreational - Corroboree.  |  Settlement and contacts - Colonisation - 1788-1850.  |  Dance - Ceremonial.  |  Queanbeyan (S NSW SI55-16)  |  Isabella Plains (Canberrra ACT SI55-16)  |  Tuggeranong (Canberra ACT SI55-16)  |  Myall Creek (N NSW SH56-05)

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