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Author Gribble, E. R. B. (Ernest Richard Bulmer), 1869-1957.

Title A despised race : the vanishing Aboriginals of Australia
Published Sydney : Australian Board of Missions, 1933


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 ADPML SPC  305.89915 Gri/Drt  LIB USE ONLY
Description 147 pages, 6 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 19 cm
Contents The Aborigines -- Past treatment of the Aborigines -- The future of the Aborigines -- Missions to the Aborigines -- The Yarrabah mission -- Fraser Island -- Mitchell River -- The Roper River mission -- The Forrest River mission -- Treatment of natives -- William Reeves -- James Noble -- Marna -- Bush heroes -- The natives around Cairns
Summary Forrest River, Mitchell River, Fraser Island, Yarrabah Missions; traces of Polynesian presence from Cape Yorkto Townsville in canoes, pearlshell fish-hooks, bark blankets, wooden swords; tribes near Cairns - Googanji, Yetingu, Yerkanji, Malanji, Melroyji; tribes near Mitchell River - Koko-widie, Koko-mynduno, Koko-mando, Koko-willera; burial customs in north Queensland; Goonya ancestor belief at Cape Grafton; Goonganji, Yerkanji, Narkalinji, Yetinji, Majanji tribes near Cairns - class system, totem, legends
Notes NARU copy is a xerographic copy. Canberra, A.N.U. Library, 1978
Oblong book
Subject Anglican Church of Australia -- Missions.
Aboriginal Australians -- Government relations.
Aboriginal Australians -- Missions -- Australia, Northern.
Aboriginal Australians -- Missions -- Australia -- Queensland.
Aboriginal Australians -- Missions.
Aboriginal Australians -- Social conditions.
Aboriginal Australians -- Social life and customs.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia, Northern -- Social life and customs.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Queensland -- Social life and customs.
Aboriginal Australians -- Missions -- Australia -- Western Australia.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Social life and customs.
Aboriginal Australians, Treatment of -- Australia -- Queensland.
Aboriginal Australians, Treatment of.
Aboriginal Australians.
Missions -- Australia.
Author Australian Board of Missions
Other Titles Vanishing aboriginals of Australia