View of the beach at the Mapoon Presbyterian Mission, 1914

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Where: Queensland, Cook, Australia

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When: 01 May 1914

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Creator: Unidentified.

Location: Mapoon, Queensland.

Description: People of the Mapoon Mission on the beach, probably greeting the official visit of the Queensland Home Secretary Hon. J. G. Appel in May 1914.

Copied and digitised from Queensland Parliamentary Papers, 1914, plate positioned 2 pages before page 17 [Annual report of the Chief Protector of Aboriginals for the year 1914]. The original glass plate is held at State Library of Queensland, Accession No. 30020 Glass Plate Negatives of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Communities.


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