Issue Details: First known date: 1923... 1923 Any Act of Cruelty or Outrage Against the Natives
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    • Letter from Alexander Macleay, Colonial Secretary of New South Wales, to Captain Collett Barker of the 39th Regiment and last Commandant of Raffles Bay.
    • Dated 18 August 1828.

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  • Appears in:
    y Historical Records of Australia vol. 6 1923 Z1398031 1923 periodical issue 1923 pg. 183
  • Appears in:
    y North of the Ten Commandments : A Collection of Northern Territory Literature David Headon (editor), Rydalmere : Hodder and Stoughton , 1991 Z54431 1991 anthology poetry short story prose correspondence extract

    'The writers and story-tellers included in this collection relate an important, even epic tale. They tell a story which in 1988 (white Australia's bicentennial year) rarely received attention because, while it tells of courage and love, it also focuses on killing and conquest, eccentricity and madness, and a land as hostile and murderous as it could be gentle and caring...' (Source: Preface)

    Rydalmere : Hodder and Stoughton , 1991
    pg. 40-41
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