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Author Ford, Lyall R. (Lyall Robert), 1944-

Title Below these mountains : the adventures of John Henry Mills - pioneer photographer and gold miner / Lyall Ford
Published Freshwater, Qld. : Taipan Press, 2001

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Description xiii, 235 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits, genealogical tables. ; 25 cm
regular print
Contents Machine derived contents note: Part I - New Settlers -- 1. En glish H eritage 1 -- 2. T he Lobelia 9 -- 3. In Q uarantine 18 -- 4. D ifficult Tim es 23 -- 5. The Ricketts Arrive 31 -- 6. The Reckitts Arrive 37 -- 7. B oag & M ills 48 -- 8. R eckitt & M ills 60 -- Part II - Family Life -- 9. G olden G ullies 67 -- 10. The Rush 75 -- 11. Mining Activities 83 -- 12. Settling Down 90 -- 13. Mount Britton Prospers 102 -- 14. A Town in Decline 114 -- 15. The Dust Settles 122 -- 16. D uffered O ut 129 -- 17. Schooldays 136 -- 18. Earning a Living 145 -- 19. Family Life 155 -- 20. Neighbours 165 -- 21. Desperate Times 172 -- 22. Memories 180 -- 23. Twilight Years 192
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 229-230
Subject Miles family.
Mills family.
Mills, John Henry, 1851-1919.
Pioneers -- Australia -- Queensland -- Mount Britton
Photographers -- Australia -- Queensland -- Biography.
Gold mines and mining -- Australia -- Queensland -- Biography.
Pioneers -- Australia -- Mount Britton (Qld.)
Pioneers -- Australia -- Queensland -- Britton, Mt
Mount Britton (Qld.) -- Social life and customs
Britton, Mt. (Qld.) -- Social life and customs
Queensland -- Genealogy.
Genre/Form Biography.
Genealogy.
Biographies.
Family histories.
LC no. 2002437815
ISBN 0959077618 :