Issue Details: First known date: 1892... 1892 The Children of the Bush : A Sketch
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Carmichael describes the small tribe of Aboriginal people who live near the mission at Lake Tyers. She praises their childlike innocence while suggesting they are destined to die out due to the law of 'survival of the fittest.'

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  • Appears in:
    y The Antipodean 1892 Z1328412 1892 periodical issue 1892 pg. 69-73
    Note: Includes photographs of the mission station and the remaining members of the tribe.
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  • Lake Tyers, Lakes Entrance area, East Gippsland, Gippsland, Victoria,
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