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17 years wandering among the Aboriginals / James Morrill 1864 ; with photographs published by Eric Mjoberg, 1918
Bib ID 3943929
Format BookBook
Author
Morrill, James, 1824-1865
 
Edition New ed. 
Description Virginia, N.T. : D. Welch, 2006 
viii, 80 p. : ill. (some col.) , 1 map ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 097750350X
Series

Australian Aboriginal culture series ; no. 1.

Summary

Tells the true story of James Morrill, who was shipwrecked, in 1846, off the north east Australian coast, before it was colonised. Includes historic photographs of the region, taken by Eric Mjoberg, 1918.

Notes

Prevously published in 1896.

This new edition contains James Morrill's original 1864 text with accompanying photographs previously published by Eric Mjoberg in 1918. Photographs by Alfred Atkinson and James Handley, taken about the 1890s are also included.

"The true story of James Morrill, shipwrecked in 1846 off the north-east Australia coast before it was colonised. With historic photos of the region by Eric Mjoberg, 1918."--Cover.

Subjects Morrill, James, 1824-1865.  |  Mjöberg, Eric, 1882-1938.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Queensland -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.  |  Castaways -- Queensland.  |  Material culture - Shell objects and decorations.  |  Food.  |  Language - Vocabulary - Word lists.  |  Technology - Stone.  |  Hunting, gathering and fishing.  |  Social organisation.  |  Townsville map area (NE Qld SE55-14)  |  Cape Cleveland (NE Qld SE55-15)
Other authors/contributors Mjöberg, Eric, 1882-1938  |  Morrill, James, 1824-1865. Sketch of a residence among the Aboriginals of Northern Queensland for seventeen years
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Seventeen years wandering among the Aboriginals.

Available From David M. Welch, Box 503, CMB 19, Virginia, NT 0822 

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