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Australian reminiscences & papers of L.E. Threlkeld, missionary to the Aborigines, 1824-1859 / edited by Niel Gunson
Bib ID 855967
Format BookBook
Author
Threlkeld, L. E. (Lancelot Edward), 1788-1859
 
Description Canberra : Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies, 1974 
2 v. ([18], 382 p.) : ill., geneal.table, maps ; 27 cm. 
ISBN 0855750316 (corrected)
0855750383 (volume 1. ISBN 0 85575 039 1 volume2)
Invalid ISBN 08855750316 (volume 1. ISBN 0 85575 039 1 volume2)
Series

Australian Aboriginal studies ; no. 40.

Ethnohistory series ; no. 2.

Summary

Details of Aboriginal social life, material culture, subsistence and religion with particular reference to the Awabakal; vocabulary of languages of coastal NSW; white/Aboriginal relations including violent conflict and missionary work of London Missionary Society, particularly Lake McQuarie Mission.

Notes

Indices.

Bibliography: p.374-376.

Subjects Threlkeld, L. E. (Lancelot Edward), 1788-1859.  |  Australian Aborigines. Social conditions. New South Wales, 1824-1859. Study regions: Lake Macquarie region. Readings from contemporary sources.  |  Evangelical Protestant missions to Australian Aborigines. Threlkeld, Lancelot Edward, 1788-1859. New South Wales. Correspondence & diaries.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- New South Wales -- Social conditions.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- New South Wales -- History.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Missions -- New South Wales.  |  Evangelistic work -- New South Wales.  |  Technology.  |  Settlement and contacts - Colonisation - 1788-1850.  |  Race relations - Violent - Massacres, murders, poisonings etc. - To 1900.  |  Language.  |  Religions - Christianity - Missions - London Missionary Society.  |  Awabakal language (S66) (NSW SI56-05)  |  Awabakal people (S66) (NSW SI56-05)  |  Language - Vocabulary.  |  Religions - Christianity - Missions.  |  Hunting, gathering and fishing.  |  Sydney map area (NSW SI56-05)  |  Lake Macquarie (NSW N Coast SI56-05)
Other authors/contributors Gunson, Niel, 1930-
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