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Author Costello, Michael M. J

Title Life of John Costello : being the adventures of a pioneer, pastoralist and explorer in Queensland and the Northern Territory / by Michael M.J. Costello
Published Sydney : Dymock's Book Arcade, 1930


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 ADPML SPC  333.7409943 Costel Cos/Loj  LIB USE ONLY
Description iv, 268 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 19 cm
regular print
Summary Early contact with natives from 1863; Coopers Creek area, first settlers in district, Diamantina River, Farrars Creek, Bowen Downs cattle robbery 1883 N.T. - secured land Macarthur River to Roper River; Cattle stations, Aborigines constant onslaughts on the cattle; Valley of Springs and Blue Mud Bay; Bauhinia Downs, Wangalara
Analysis Costello, John, 1838-1923
Frontier and pioneer life - Northern Territory
Frontier and pioneer life - Queensland
Subject Costello, John, 1838-1923.
Frontier and pioneer life -- Australia.
Frontier and pioneer life -- Australia -- Northern Territory.
Frontier and pioneer life -- Australia -- Queensland.
Northern Territory -- History.
Queensland -- History.
Genre/Form Biographies.
LC no. 00017511