The Resource Black, white & gold : gold mining in Papua New Guinea, 1878-1930, Hank Nelson

Black, white & gold : gold mining in Papua New Guinea, 1878-1930, Hank Nelson

Label
Black, white & gold : gold mining in Papua New Guinea, 1878-1930
Title
Black, white & gold
Title remainder
gold mining in Papua New Guinea, 1878-1930
Statement of responsibility
Hank Nelson
Title variation
  • Black, white & gold
  • Black, white and gold
Title variation remainder
  • gold mining in Papua New Guinea, 1878-1930
  • goldmining in Papua New Guinea, 1878-1930
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
AU@
Dewey number
622.3420995
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HD9536.P362
LC item number
.N457 2016eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Black, white & gold : gold mining in Papua New Guinea, 1878-1930, Hank Nelson
Publication
Copyright
Note
"First published 1976 by The Australian National University" --Title page verso
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 272-284) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Preface; Acknowledgements; Chronology; Out of Cooktown; A Meeting; The Islands; Sudest; Misima; Woodlark; Opening the Mainland; The Laloki; The South-east; The northern rivers; The Mambare; New Ground; The Yodda, Gira and Waria; Sideshows; Milne Bay; Keveri; The Lakekamu; Two Ounces a Day and Dysentery; No Meeting; Edie Creek; On Gold; Bibliography; Index; Gold-sluicing on Sharkeye Park's claim, Koranga Creek, Morobe Goldfield, late 1920s; Canoe, Louisiade Archipelago, after MacGillivray 1852; Ceremonial axe, Woodlark Island, after Seligman 1910; Tree House, Koiari, after Stone 1880
  • Koiari ridge-top village and tree-houses, 1885 Hornbill headdress, Kumusi River, Australian Musuem 1907; Head-dress with bird-of-paradise plumes from Kumusi River presented to the Australian Museum, 1907; Sketch of Neneba village and man from Neneba made by a member of William MacGregor's patrol, 1896; Paddle handle, Massim, after Haddon 1894; The Abau detachment of the Armed Native Constabulary; Shield, Gulf of Papua, after Haddon 1894; A 'team' of labourers from Orokolo on the Lakekamu Goldfield, 1914; Two labourers bringing in a cassowary to feed the team, 1914
  • Map 3 SudestMap 4 Misima Island; Map 5 Murua Goldfield, Woodlark Island; Map 6 D'Entrecasteaux Islands; Map 7 The Laloki; Map 8 The south-east mainland; Map 9 The northern rivers; Map 10 The Mambare 1895; Map 11 Milne Bay Goldfield; Map 12 Keveri Goldfield; Map 13 The Gulf of Papua; Map 14 Lakekamu Goldfield; Map 15 Morobe Goldfield; Table 1 Principal goldmining laws* Papua; Table 2 Louisiade Goldfield European miners; Table 3 Louisiade Goldfield (Misima and Sudest) Production; Table 4 South-Eastern Division government officers
  • Miners at Sunset Camp, Lakekamu Goldfield, 1914Labourers from Milne Bay with canoe that they have made to allow miners to prospect the tributaries of the upper Fly River, 1914. Frank Pryke is on the left.; Prospector trading with people on the upper Fly, Pryke expedition, 1914; Kukukuku warrior, Lakekamu Goldfield, 1914; Group of Kukukuku ('More of the nice boys'), Lakekamu Goldfield, 1914; Patrol Officer Fred Chisholm trying to compile a Kukukuku vocabulary, 1914; Drum, Morobe District, National Museum of Victoria 1932
  • Miners' camp near the junction of Edie and Merri Creeks, 'one of the picked spots'. late 1920sFrank Pryke's hut on Edie Creek; Salamaua's jovial billiard saloon keeper, Bill Cameron with a few of his patrons. June 1929; Labourers sluicing with a monitor on Koranga Creek; Labourers carrying ore to the tram-line that serves the crusher, 1938, Kupei. Bougainville, now the site of a giant copper mine; Australian newspaper reports of the Morobe gold strikes; Map 1: Papua New Guinea goldfields 1878-1930. The Waria and theLaloki were not officially declared goldfields.; Map 2 The South-East
Control code
ocn937651998
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 298 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781921934346
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
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22573/ctt1rq5bv9
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unknown
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.b37374357
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)937651998
  • jstoro1921934344

Library Locations

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      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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