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Missions-Briefe des P. Alois Kranewitter aus Australien
Bib ID 6188444
Format BookBook
Author
Kranewitter, Aloysius
 
Description Innsbruck, Austria : Gedruckt mit Wagner'schen Schriften, 1851 
75 p. ; 18 cm. 
Summary

Four letters written from Clare-Village, South Australia between June 1849 and January 1851 by the Austrian Jesuit priest Alois Kranewitter to his superiors in Austria. Kranewitter came to Australia at the request of Prussian and Silesian Catholics. The letters include descriptions of the voyage to Australia, the setting up of villages and churches, rivalry with Protestants, remarks on Aborigines and the prospect of establishing missions among them.

Notes

Text in German.

Subjects Kranewitter, Aloysius.  |  Catholic Church -- South Australia -- History.  |  Jesuits -- South Australia -- History.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Missions -- South Australia.  |  Clare Region (S.A.) -- Description and travel.  |  Australian
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