Mataranka and the Daly: Two Studies in the History of Settlement in the Northern Territory
Australian National University, North Australia Research Unit, Jan 1, 1985 - Aboriginal Australians - 69 pages
Contents; (1) Blocks runs and claims; interaction in three settlements in the Upper Roper River district, 1911-1942 / by J. Gleeson detailed economic and contact history focusing on the development of government policy, the pastoral industry (particularly Elsey Station), Mataranka Township and Maranboy Tin Field (2) An Australian frontier---; Aboriginal settlers at the Daly River, 1912-1940 / by M. Richards detailed pastoral, economic and mission history focusing on agricultural development, use of Aboriginal labour and effect on Aboriginal culture.
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