Aboriginal People

Some articles on aboriginal, aboriginal people, people, aboriginals:

List Of Australian Place Names Of Aboriginal Origin
... Place names in Australia have names of Aboriginal origin for three main reasons Historically, white explorers and surveyors may have asked local Aboriginal people the name of a place, and named it accordingly ... officially named many places, particularly suburbs, after Aboriginal people or language groups, such as Aranda or Tullamarine ... The place name has always been called thus by Aboriginal people, and Aboriginal people still live in the area ...
Anishinaabe Nation In Treaty No. 3 - Aboriginal and Treaty Rights
... Because Treaty 3 was made with a single aboriginal people, it is clear that the Anishinaabe Nation in Treaty No ... the "rights-holder" for the collective aboriginal and treaty rights of its citizens ... In general, such rights are held by an aboriginal people of Canada (not a Band) ...
Timeline Of Aboriginal History Of Western Australia - 1943 To The Present
... It, like the other periods, can be divided into two by the events of 1967, in which Aboriginal people were recognised as Australian, and by the passage of the ... The passing of the Mabo and Wik High Court Decisions, which recognised Aboriginal people as in possession of the land at the date of European settlement, is an ... Australian Labor government is still resisting the Native Title claim of the Noongar people ...
Timeline Of Aboriginal History Of Western Australia - 1629–1829
... Aboriginal life in the two centuries from 1629 to 1829, was characterized by the increased presence of Europeans around the Western Australian coastline ... He describes the Aboriginal people he met as "the most miserable people in the world" ... Dampier spent time observing the Bardi people at the northern end of Cape Levique ...
Tasmanians - History - After European Settlement - Resettlement of The Indigenous Population
... Augustus Robinson, a Christian missionary, brought the first 51 Aboriginals to a settlement on Flinders Island named The Lagoons, which turned out to be inadequate as it was exposed to gales, had little water and no ... to the settlement were inadequate and if sealers had not supplied potatoes, the Aboriginal people would have starved ... The Europeans were living on oatmeal and potatoes while the Aboriginal people, who detested oatmeal and refused to eat it, survived on potatoes and rice supplemented by ...

Famous quotes containing the words people and/or aboriginal:

    The best people renounce all for one goal, the eternal fame of mortals; but most people stuff themselves like cattle.
    Heraclitus (c. 535–475 B.C.)

    John Eliot came to preach to the Podunks in 1657, translated the Bible into their language, but made little progress in aboriginal soul-saving. The Indians answered his pleas with: ‘No, you have taken away our lands, and now you wish to make us a race of slaves.’
    —Administration for the State of Con, U.S. public relief program. Connecticut: A Guide to Its Roads, Lore, and People (The WPA Guide to Connecticut)