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Main Title: A cloud of hapless foreboding : Assistant Protector William Thomas and the Port Phillip aborigines 1839-1840 / William Thomas, edited and with commentary by Richard Cotter.
Author: Thomas, William, 1791-1867
Cotter, Richard.
Imprint: Sorrento, Vic. : Nepean Historical Society, 2005.
Collation: 85 p. : ill., portrait, maps, pbk ; 22 cm.
Subject: Thomas, William, 1791-1867
Protectors of aborigines
Diaries and journals
First Nations Australians
William Thomas was assistant protector of aboriginals in the Port Phillip, Westernport and Gippsland districts of Victoria from 1839 to 1849> he was then appointed guardian of the Counties of Bourke, Mornington and Evelyn from 1850-60. Thomas was known to the aborigines as Marminata (Good Father).
Result Collection Location Shelf No Status Notes
Non-Fiction Main Library 305.801 VIC BIO THO Available