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The Treaty single work   poetry   "Saturday, June 6, 1835."
  • Author:agent Geoff Page http://www.poetrylibrary.edu.au/poets/page-geoff
Issue Details: First known date: 1993... 1993 The Treaty
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Notes

  • Epigraph:

    Every such treaty, bargain, and contract with the Aboriginal Natives...is void and of no effect against the rights of the crown...

    -Richard Bourke, Governor, 1835

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon Arena Magazine no. 4 April/May 1993 Z1735324 1993 periodical issue 1993 pg. 42
  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon The Great Forgetting Geoff Page , Canberra : Aboriginal Studies Press National Museum of Australia , 1996 Z549041 1996 selected work poetry This is the forgotten story of Australia in the last 200 years, the story of the interaction of Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal people. It is about brutality, arrogance, honest misunderstandings, occasional decencies and continuing unresolved problems. In this creative contribution towards national reconciliation, poet Geoff Page and artist Pooraraar combine their significant talents in an effort to end 'the great forgetting'. (Back cover). Canberra : Aboriginal Studies Press National Museum of Australia , 1996 pg. 11-13
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