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Re-enactment 1991 single work   poetry   "A hard crossing we made of it"
Issue Details: First known date: 2007... 2007 Re-enactment 1991
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  • Epigraph: In 1841, John Eyre led the first recorded overland expedition from Fowler's Bay, in South Australia, to Albany in Western Australia. His party consisted of Wylie, an Albany aborigine, Baxter, a European overseer and two adolescent aborigines from the eastern states. During the crossing, which took four months, Baxter was shot dead and the two eastern aborigines absconded.

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