Item F315 - Reminiscences of Mr. W.E. Hanlon: early days of Nerang Heads, and Southport's infancy

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Reminiscences of Mr. W.E. Hanlon: early days of Nerang Heads, and Southport's infancy


  • 1940 (Creation)

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158 leaves ; 35 cm.

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Supplied by his widow, Mrs. R.L. Hanlon, Jun 1951.

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Typescript copy of W.E. Hanlon's memories of South East Queensland in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, including stories relating to local Aboriginal people.

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Unrestricted access.

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  • English

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This item has been cited in:
Thorpe, B. (1996). Colonial Queensland : perspectives on a frontier society. University of Queensland Press.

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This manuscript may contain culturally sensitive words or descriptions.

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Revised, FF, 26-Feb-2021. Migrated from LMS: April 2019, P.A.




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