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Campfires at the cross : an account of the Bunting Dale Aboriginal Mission 1839-1951 at Birregurra, near Colac, Victoria : with a biography of Francis Tuckfield / Heather Le Griffon
Bib ID 3725613
Format BookBook
Author
Le Griffon, Heather
 
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Description North Melbourne, Vic. : Australian Scholarly Publishing, 2006 
xiii, 321 p., [12] p. of plates : ill., ports., maps ; 21 cm. 
ISBN 1740971124
Summary

Annotation pending.

Full contents
  • Machine derived contents note: 1: A Serious Situation 1
  • 2: Francis Tuckfield Heeds the Call 15
  • 3: Everyone's Going to Port Phillip 31
  • 4: It Certainly is a Delightful Spot 46
  • 5: Not a Level Playing Field 60
  • 6: Into the Lion's Den 78
  • 7: Travel, Turmoil and Terror 95
  • 8: There's Movement on the Station 117
  • 9: Crimes, Catastrophes and Collisions 140
  • 10: Trials and Tribulations 157
 
Notes

"Arcadia.".

Includes bibliographical references (p. 308-316) and index.

Subjects Tuckfield, Francis, 1808-1865.  |  Bunting Dale Aboriginal Mission (Birregurra, Vic.) -- History.  |  Buntingdale Aboriginal Mission (Vic.) -- History.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Missions -- Victoria -- Birregurra -- History.  |  Settlement and contacts - Settlers.  |  Wathawurrung / Wada wurrung / Wathaurong people (S29) (Vic SJ54-12)  |  Race relations - Violent.  |  Religions - Christianity - Missionaries.  |  Feuds and warfare.  |  Religions - Christianity - Methodist Church.  |  Animals - Livestock - Stealing and killing.  |  Birregurra (Vic.) -- History.  |  Birregurra (W Vic SJ54-12)  |  Port Phillip / Western Port area (Vic SJ55)  |  Colac (W Vic SJ54-12)  |  Buntingdale (W Vic SJ54-12)  |  Buntingdale Aboriginal Mission (Vic.) -- History. Aboriginal Australians -- Missions -- Victoria -- Birregurra -- History. Tuckfield, Francis, 1808-1865.
Also Titled

Campfires at the cross.

An account of the Bunting Dale Aboriginal Mission 1839-1951 at Birregurra.

An account of the Bunting Dale Aboriginal Mission eighteen thirty nine to nineteen fifty one at Birregurra.

Bunting Dale Aboriginal Mission 1839-1951.

Bunting Dale Aboriginal Mission eighteen thirty nine to nineteen fifty one.

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