Aborigines. Report and Correspondence relative to the Mortality amongst the Residents of the Aboriginal Stations of Victoria, etc
Melbourne, Government Printer, 1879.
Foolscap folio, 6 pages.
Titling-wrappers, uncut; a fine copy.
Victorian Parliamentary Paper Number 86 of 1879; one of 775 copies. 'It is a painful fact that the aborigines throughout Victoria are rapidly decreasing in numbers, the total numbers being now probably not more than 800, including half-castes'. There is a very detailed report by the Chief Medical Officer, W. McCrea, on 'the insalubrious state of things at Coranderrk'.