Australian South Sea Islanders in Queensland

Moore, Clive (2013) Australian South Sea Islanders in Queensland in (eds.) Historical studies: historical essays. Runcorn, QLD, Australia: Queensland State Archives

Author Moore, Clive
Title of entry Australian South Sea Islanders in Queensland
Parent publication Historical studies: historical essays
Place of publication Runcorn, QLD, Australia
Publisher Queensland State Archives
Publication date 2013-11
Language eng
Formatted abstract
Over a period of 40 years from the early 1860s, tens of thousands of Pacific Islanders worked on Queensland plantations. They were often underpaid, treated harshly and many died, yet they contributed greatly to the growing state and founded the Australian South Sea Islander community in Queensland today...
Q-Index Code KX
Q-Index Status Provisional Code
Institutional Status UQ

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Collection: School of Historical and Philosophical Inquiry
 
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