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Main Title: Thomas Peel of Swan River / Alexandra Hasluck.
Author: Hasluck, Alexandra, 1908-1993
Imprint: London [etc.] : Oxford University Press, 1965.
Collation: 273p., [13]p. of plates : ill., facsims., geneal. table, maps, ports., hbk, ; 23cm.
Summary: History of the Swan River Settlement, W.A. and its founder Thomas Peel 1768-1865; Settlement founded 1829; p.77- 78; Contact & reactions between the first Swan River settlers and the Aborigines; Chp.IX; Settlers difficulties with the Murray River Aborigines - murder and plunder - police force formed - Pinjarra area; Effort to civilize Aborigines; Institution for natives founded at foot of Mount Elna 1837 under F.F. Armstrong; Attitude of settlers improved.
Subject: Peel, Thomas, 1793-1865.
Swan River Settlement (WA)
Western Australia
Includes index.
Bibliography: p. 264-267.
Result Collection Location Shelf No Status Notes
Non-Fiction Main Library 994.1 PEE HAS Available