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Aborigines : return to address, Mr. Parker, 21st October 1853 : laid upon the Council table by the Colonial Secretary, by command of His Excellency the Lieutenant Governor
Bib ID 668446
Format BookBook
Author
Victoria. Parliament. Legislative Council
 
Description Melbourne : Govt. Printing Office, 1854 
33 p. ; 35 cm. 
Summary

Includes reports by the Guardian of Aborigines (W.M. Thomas)to the Colonial Secretary - notes effects of alcohol; failure of missions; Aboriginal character and education and work (includes reference to Charles Never); movement patterns; inter-racial and other violence (brief note of the murderers of Yal Yal); value of removing children (importance of the state's relationship with parents); reports from the Bourke, Gipps Land, Murray and Portland Bay, Wimmera regions and Loddon Aboriginal Station.

Notes

Cover title.

"1853-4."

Bound together with Report of the Board for the Protection of the Aborigines in Victoria held at Nq 572.9945 VIC.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Victoria.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Victoria -- Government relations.  |  Substance use - Alcohol.  |  Race relations - Racism - Stereotyping.  |  Race relations.  |  Government policy - State and territory - Victoria.  |  Race relations - Violent.  |  Woiwurrung / Wurundjeri / Woiwurung people (S36) (Vic SJ55-05)  |  Settlement and contacts.  |  Boonwurrung / Boonerwrung / Bunurong people (S35) (Vic SJ55-09)  |  Government policy - Initial period and protectionism - 1851-1900.  |  Melbourne (Vic SJ55-05)  |  Wimmera (NW Vic SJ54-03)  |  Mornington Peninsula (Vic SJ55-09)  |  East Gippsland (E Vic Gippsland SJ55-07, SJ55-11)  |  Loddon River (NW Vic SJ54-04, SI54-16)

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