2010, English, Book, Illustrated edition: St Helena Island, Moreton Bay : an historical account / Lauren Penny. Penny, Lauren, (author.)

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St Helena Island, Moreton Bay : an historical account / Lauren Penny
 
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Physical Description
  • x, 229 pages : illustrations, facsimiles, maps, photographs, portraits ; 30 cm.
Published
  • [Capalaba, Qld.] Inspire Publishing, 2010.
Language
  • English

Edition details

Title
  • St Helena Island, Moreton Bay : an historical account /​ Lauren Penny.
Author
  • Penny, Lauren, (author.)
Published
  • [Capalaba, Qld.] Inspire Publishing, 2010.
Copyright
  • ©2010
Content Types
  • text
Carrier Types
  • volume
Physical Description
  • x, 229 pages : illustrations, facsimiles, maps, photographs, portraits ; 30 cm.
Subjects
Summary
  • Recounts the human history of St Helena through the use of government documentation and those personal family papers that have survived the years. This lavishly illustrated book brings to life the island’s rich history, from the early days of Aboriginal occupation and the European invasion, through to St Helena’s current status as a popular Queensland tourist destination.
Contents
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Early history
  • 3. European exploration
  • 4. Medicinal oil
  • 5. European invasion
  • 6. St Helena Penal Establishment: the first twenty years
  • 7. Years of change: 1887 to 1891
  • 8. From penal establishment to prison: 1892 to 1909
  • 9. Debate on the future: 1910 to 1919
  • 10. The prison farm: 1920 to 1932
  • 11. St Helena in limbo – 1933 to 1978
  • 12. A national park: 1979 to the present
  • 13. Prisoners’ cemetery research work and findings
  • 14. In gaol on St Helena
  • 15. Prisoner biographies
  • 16. Escapes
  • 17. Life for warders on St Helena
  • 18. Warders’ stories
  • 19. Superintendents
  • 20. Warders’ children’s cemetery
  • 21. Artefacts and memories
  • Appendix I: Excerpts from the 1897 diary of Chief Warder William Bowden
  • Appendix II: Ghosts and happenstance
  • Appendix III: The future of historical sites
  • Appendix IV: Queensland Prison &​ Penal Historical Association.
Notes
  • Includes index.
Language
  • English
ISBN
  • 9780980700343 (paperback)
Dewey Number
  • 365.99431
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National Library of Australia. Open to the public 5432285; Nq 2011-2354; NLq 2013-1068 Book; Illustrated English
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Sunshine Coast Libraries. Open to the public 443261; Held Book; Illustrated English
Toowoomba Regional Council. Toowoomba City Library. Open to the public 359778; held Book; Illustrated English
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Brisbane City Council Library Service. Open to the public Book; Illustrated English
City of Gold Coast Libraries. Open to the public (Sirsi) a683333; held Book; Illustrated English
State Library of Queensland. Open to the public QSL1263634; Q 365 PEN (Not for Loan) Book; Illustrated English
Sunshine Coast Libraries. Open to the public 443261; Held Book; Illustrated English
Toowoomba Regional Council. Toowoomba City Library. Open to the public 359778; held Book; Illustrated English
University of Queensland. University of Queensland Library. Open to the public .b27954973; fy HV8950.M67 P46 2010 Book; Illustrated English
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