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Notes on the Tasmanian Aborigines

Cotton, Edward Octavius Notes on the Tasmanian Aborigines. University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection, Australia. (Unpublished)

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'Notes on the Tasmanian aborigines by Mr. Edward Octavius Cotton of Kelvedon, near Swansea, East Coast of Tasmania' apparently in James Backhouse Walker's hand. It is among his research notes about the aborigines and explains how they made fire, and visited Maria Island using logs as transport. W9/C4/1 (11)

Item Type: Other
Keywords: Quaker, Religious Society of Friends, Tasmania, religious history, social history, Australia, Van Diemen's Land, VDL, Edward Octavius Cotton, Tasmanian Aborigines, Kelvedon, Swansea, James Backhouse Walker, fire making, Maria Island, logs, boats, Oyster Bay pine
Publisher: University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection
Collections: Quaker Collection
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Date Deposited: 19 Sep 2007
Last Modified: 18 Nov 2014 03:22
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