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Bibliography for the history of the Darling Downs and adjacent regions
Cover title: The history of the Darling Downs.
|Other titles||History of the Darling Downs.|
|Statement||compiled by Maurice French.|
|LC Classifications||Z4214.D37 F73, DU280.D2 F73|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||120 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||120|
|LC Control Number||78304374|
Back Matter Back Matter Contributors BERNARD fromNew YorkUniversityin , a masBUSHreceived a B.A. in history ter's degree in library service from Columbia Universityin , and an M.A. in fromColumbia in He has served as librarianof The New Jersey Historhistory ical Society(), historicaleditorin the Archivesand HistoryBureau of the New JerseyState Library. The scenes were set on the Darling Downs and in Brisbane. Walter and Katie Hume coped with isolation from family and the deaths of five infants while working to establish their financial future, secured promotions for Walter and created a place for themselves among the colonial elite.
Welcome to The Darling Downs, Queensland. We live and work and play under a big sky in the greater Darling Downs region, reaching from Queensland’s premier wine region, the cool-climate Granite Belt in the south, to the sun-drenched South Burnett with its own flourishing wine and food scene in the north. The region extends west in an arc from Goondiwindi to Chinchilla and is haloed by. Explore releases from The Darling Downs at Discogs. Shop for Vinyl, CDs and more from The Darling Downs at the Discogs Marketplace.
The Downs, where native grasses grew as high as a horse’s belly, became the jewel in the diadem of squatterdom. Between and some white men (but few women) established fifty pastoral stations on the grassy plains; native fauna abandoned the polluted watercourses to horses, 43, cattle, and , sheep. Darling Downs ‘dares to dream’ with the introduction of Darling Down Tourism, a new organisation that will focus on developing and promoting the Darling Downs brand to potential visitors. The organisation’s geographical footprint is said to include Toowoomba, Kingaroy, Lockyer Valley, Goondiwindi, and Stanthorpe.
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A bibliography for the history of the Darling Downs and adjacent regions. [Maurice French] Bibliography. Queensland -- Darling Downs. Queensland.
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About this Item: Darling Downs Institute Press, Australia, Hardcover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. First Edition. 'The Downs emerged as the richest agricultural region in Australia, but at some cost: the dispossession of the ABoriginals, the exploitation of women and children, the ravages of natural and man-made disasters and the sacrifices of war and depression.'.
Explorations in frontier history: Darling Downs, / Maurice French; Travellers in a landscape: visitors' impressions of the Darling Downs / compiled and edited b Bibliography for the history of the Darling Downs and adjacent regions / compiled by Maurice French.
The Darling Downs is a farming region on the western slopes of the Great Dividing Range in southern Queensland, Downs are to the west of South East Queensland and are one of the major regions of name was generally applied to an area approximating to that of the Condamine River catchment upstream of Condamine township but is now applied to a wider region • Density: /km² (/sq mi).
Darling Downs, pastoral and agricultural region in southeastern Queensland, extends westward from the Great Dividing Range and southward to the Dumaresq and Macintyre rivers, generally occupying the basin of the Condamine River.
The Darling Downs is a tableland that covers an area of about 5, square miles (14, square km) and has an elevation of 1,–2, feet (– m).
Bibliography for the history of the Darling Downs and adjacent regions / compiled by Maurice French Explorations in frontier history: Darling Downs, / Maurice French Explore. The Darling Downs is complex and difficult to define and locate on a map, being between km west of Brisbane.
Ranging from m to m above sea level, it is a distinctive cool region of Queensland bounded in the north by the Bunya Mountains, in the east by the Great Dividing Range, in the south by the Granite Belt and Herries Range.
Darling Downs Rose Society Inc. likes 17 talking about this. The Darling Downs Rose Society is a group of enthusiastic rose growers living in Toowoomba and the surrounding area. They hold Followers: The Darling Downs are west of the Dividing Range, extending to a plain reaching to Miles and Goondiwindi.
It is a complex region and is described in more detail below. The Downs were encountered by Alan Cunningham when his expedition crossed the Dumaresq River in In 39 libraries.
Contains references to Aboriginal experience in the Darling Downs. Chapter 2: The Aborigines. Photograph of 'the Talgai skull' - p.
20; "Portraits of Aboriginal warriors and families in the late s" - p. Selection of photographs, including Paddy Perkins - p. 23 and Tommy Tommy - p. 24; references to Charlie Samuels and Jerry Jerome - p.
p.: ill., facsims. ISBN: X OCLC Number: Notes: AusAustralasian New Title Service No. 11, June Description: iii, pages ; 21 cm. Darling Downs The Darling Downs is a farming region on the western slopes of the Great Dividing Range in southern Queensland, Downs are to the west of South East Queensland and are one of the major regions of Queensland.
Darling Downs Textile Art Group. likes. We are a group of textile artists who encourage, promote and show case our work in galleries and other prominent public ers: The way of life established by the ‘Shepherd Kings’ of the Darling Downs lasted less than fifty years.
Throughout the second half of the nineteenth century, they were faced with changing political attitudes, as successive governments introduced land acts designed to reduce their enormous holdings in support of closer agricultural settlement.
17 See French, Maurice, Travellers in a Landscape: Visitors’ impressions of the Darling Downs – (Toowoomba: USQ Press, ), chapter 2 for an account based on primary sources. Also see Maurice French, Explorations in Frontier History: Darling Downs, – (Toowoomba: USQ Press, ), chapter 3 on : Maurice French.
The Darling Downs is a farming region on the western slopes of the Great Dividing Range in southern Queensland, Downs are to the west of South East Queensland and are one of the major regions of Queensland.
The name was generally applied to an area approximating to that of the Condamine River catchment upstream of Condamine township but is now applied to a wider region Area: km² (29, sq mi). A comprehensive illustrated book published by the Intelligence and Tourist Bureau Queensland designed to attract settlers to the Darling Downs.
Coverage includes a description of the climate, land, towns and cities, opportunities and facilities. Darling Downs biographical register to Also Titled. Darling Downs biographical register [to ] Part 1, A - K Darling Downs biographical register to Part 2, L - Z Other Authors.
Toowoomba and Darling Downs Family History Society. Published. Toowoomba, Qld.: Toowoomba and Darling Downs Family History Society, c Content Types. There are hundreds of advertisements from local businesses of the time, and thousands of names of persons mentioned throughout.
A wonderful record of the Darling Downs as it was at the turn of the 20th century. This is a terrific genealogy resource for anyone exploring their family history in the Darling Downs region or building a family tree.
The Darling Downs: A Pictorial History, Maurice French, Duncan Bruce Waterson. Darling Downs Institute Press, - Darling Downs (Qld.) - pages.
0 Reviews. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Contents. Introduction. 7: Acknowledgements and Donors. Book Review: 'Darling,' By Richard Rodriguez Richard Rodriguez's autobiographical essay collection, Darling, chronicles a complex personal history and attempts to .A Pictorial History of the Darling Downsand A Bibliography for the History of the Darling Downs and Adjacent Regions as well as several articles on Australian nationalism, religion, and higher education.
He also edits a triennial journal, Darling Downs Studies: Papers in the History and Geography of the Darling Downs, and.Darling Downs Region - Family History & Genealogy Message Board. Subject. Author.