Narrogin – References


[i] Department of Conservation and Land Management, Dryandra Woodland Management Plan 1995-2005

[ii] Landgate, ‘Narrogin’, History of country town names, Western Australian Land Information Authority, (accessed 29th March 2010)

[iii] Ibid.

[iv] A. Haebich, For Their Own Good: Aborigines and Government in the Southwest of Western Australia,1900-1940, University of Western Australia Press 1988, p. 239

[v] Department of Aborigines and Fisheries, 75/1911 quoted in A. Haebich, For Their Own Good 1992, p. 27.

[vi] A.Haebich, For their Own Good,1988, pp. 27, 28

[vii] O.E. Pustchkuchen, The Way Through; The story of Narrogin, Perth, Artlook Books Trust for the Town of Narrogin, 1981, p. 24.

[viii] Ibid, pp. 24-25

[ix] Wagin Argus, 9/7/1926, cited in Mary Anne Jebb & Dawn Wallam, ‘Dinah, Robert Beaufort (1898? – 1962)’, Australian Dictionary of Biography, Volume 14, Melbourne University Press, 1996, pp 2-3, available online (accessed 1/4/2010).

[x]See Aboriginal Royalty: “Coronation” in The West’, The Argus 9/7/1926; ‘King of the Blacks Proclamation Ceremony’, The Mercury, 9/7/1926; ‘”King” of the Aborigines’, The Queenslander, 17/7/1926.

[xi] A. Haebich, For Their Own Good, 1988, p. 292.

[xii] Emmet Abraham. Oral History, 1985, in A. Haebich, For Their Own Good, 1988 p. 241.

[xiii] Annual Report of the Commissioner of Native Affairs, 1944, p. 51.

[xiv] Received from GKB working party on 5 May 2010

[xv] 20/3/1953, ‘Narrogin Native Reserve; Show Place Planned’, Narrogin Observer, p.1 and p. 22.

[xvi] ‘Coolbaroo League May Start Branch at Narrogin’, The Westralian Aborigine, February 1954, Issue 2, p.2.

[xvii] Ibid p.2.

[xviii ‘Native King Dies’, The West Australian, 19/7/1962.

[xix] ‘Allegations at Meeting; Natives Claim Discrimination – Victimisation’, Narrogin Observer, 29/10/1964.

[xx] Ibid.

[xxi] Daily News, 15/2/1967.

[xxii] ‘Inquiry over allegation’, The West Australian, 17/2/1957.

[xxiii] ‘Aboriginal says Clash is inevitable’, The West Australian, 25/12/1971.

[xxiv] Narrogin Education Office, ‘Narrogin Education Office News’, Edition 11, 21/11/2005, p.1 (accessed 15/3/2010)

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