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Bennelong, first notable Aboriginal : a report from original sources / arranged by John Kenny, Councillor, Royal Australian Historical Society
Bib ID 695576
Format BookBook
Author
Kenny, John, 1906-1987
 
Description Sydney : Royal Australian Historical Society in association with The Bank of New South Wales, 1973 
73 p. : ill. ; 22 cm. 
ISBN 0909954046
Summary

Life history of Bennelong the first Aboriginal to have long and close association with European colonials, based on the chronicles of Hunter, Tench, Bradley, Collins and White; Bennelongs capture in 1789; spearing of Phillip, his relationship with the Cameragal tribe; his wife Barangaroo's death and funeral; his visits to Norfolk Island and England and return to Sydney and tribal life.

Subjects Bennelong, approximately 1764-1813.  |  Aborigines. Bennelong, ca. 1764-1813. Australia. Biographies.  |  Aboriginal Australians.  |  Ku-ring-gai / Gameraigal people (S62) (NSW SI56-05)  |  Death - Mortuary / funeral ceremonies.  |  Sydney (NSW SI56-05)  |  Norfolk Island.
Other authors/contributors Royal Australian Historical Society  |  Bank of New South Wales

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