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Book - Richard Bennett's Early days of Port Fairy / introduced and annotated by Jan Critchett

From the Collection of Port Fairy Historical Society Museum and Archives 30 Gipps Street Port Fairy 3284

Description
viii, 92p. : ill., ports. ; 25cm.
Object Registration
VPFH 09.02A.010
Keywords
port fairy (vic.) -- history, settlement and contacts - colonisation - 1851-, race relations - violent - massacres, settlement and contacts - colonisation - 1788-1850., port fairy region (vic.) -- history., mount rouse (w vic sj54-07), warrnambool (w vic sj54-11), port fairy (w vic sj54-11), kooloor / mount rouse (w vic sj54-07)
Significance
Port Fairy district in 1840s; mentions violence at Mount Rouse Aboriginal station; attitudes to publication of Brough Smyth and Currs works; includes photographs of local Aborigines
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