AustLit logo
An Indian Tradition single work   short story  
Issue Details: First known date: 1887... 1887 An Indian Tradition
The material on this page is available to AustLit subscribers. If you are a subscriber or are from a subscribing organisation, please log in to gain full access. To explore options for subscribing to this unique teaching, research, and publishing resource for Australian culture and storytelling, please contact us or find out more.

AbstractHistoryArchive Description

Cross-cultural romance. Tale of love between a white hunter and the beautiful daughter of a chief of the Delawares in the USA. Her father refuses to allow them to marry and burns the hunter at the stake - but his daughter jumps to her death from the Calicoon falls. It marks the beginning of the end for the Delawares. Slight; retains a flavour of Indian/mythic language. (PB)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon The Australian Journal vol. 23 no. 268 September 1887 Z1061695 1887 periodical issue 1887 pg. 19-20
Last amended 15 Feb 2005 13:24:55
  • c
    United States of America (USA),
    Powered by Trove