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Galleries of pink galahs : a history of the Shire of Murray, 1838-1988 / by Judi Hearn, Shirley Durrant, Rosemary Bowman ... [et al.] ; illustrated by R. Bowman
Bib ID 4226530
Format BookBook
Author
Hearn, Judi
 
Description [Mathoura, N.S.W.] : Murray Shire Council, c1990 
ix, 470 p. : ill., facsims., maps ; 22 cm. 
ISBN 064600798X
Summary

"Map of estimated tribal boundaries prior to 1860" - p. [14]; Chaper 2 "The Aborigines" outlines the territory, creation myths, lifestyles, implements, utensils, hunting, fihing, cooking, burial ceremonies, inter-tribal violence, violence between settlers and Aboriginal people, arrest and release of Aboriginal man, Jerrill Jacky for sheep-stealing, depredations of tuberculosis, measels, syphilis, common cold and small pox, establishement of Maloga Mission School, photograph with names of 'Cummeroogunga' congregation, photograph of 'Cummeroogunga' school students, 1884. Scattered references thereafter.

Notes

Maps on endpapers.

Includes index.

Bibliography: p. 455-457.

Subjects Yorta Yorta / Yota Yota people (D2) (NSW SI55-13)  |  Settlement and contacts - Government settlements, reserves.  |  Health - Infectious diseases.  |  Race relations - Violent - Communal violence.  |  Race relations - Violent - Massacres, murders, poisonings etc. - To 1900.  |  Baraba Baraba people (D5) (NSW SI55-13)  |  Maloga (SW NSW SJ55-01)  |  Cummeragunja (SW NSW SJ55-01)  |  Mathoura (SW NSW SI55-13, SJ55-01)  |  Moama (SW NSW SJ55-01)
Other authors/contributors Durrant, Shirley  |  Bowman, Rosemary  |  Murray (N.S.W.). Council

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