The Origins of the Term “Stoney Creek Tribe”

The Origins of the Term “Stoney Creek Tribe” While the term ‘tribe’ was used by Europeans to describe Aboriginal groups is misleading. Tasmanian Aboriginal groups were loose associations of family or hearth groups (up to about 30) that identified with particular...

Lost Mines of the Tamar

Lost Mines of the Tamar The Mineral Arch at Albert Hall Albert Hall and its Mineral Arch entrance were built for the 1891 Tasmanian International Exhibition inLaunceston. There was already a Mineral Court planned for the Exhibition, and many companies in thisbook sent...

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