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Colonial Secreatary's Office - 1896 - 1903

The correspondence records (1896-1903) of the Colonial Secretary’s Office are a valuable source of information relating to Queensland Aborigines in the nineteenth century. There are also several references to Torres Strait Islanders, mainly in the reports from the Government Resident at Somerset (Cape York) and the Government Resident on Thursday Island.

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12 June 2017
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Housing and Public Works, Queensland Government, Index: Correspondence - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 sourced on 06 April 2020


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