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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
Indigenous 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