WorldCat Identities

Douglas, John 1828-1904

Overview
Works: 29 works in 36 publications in 1 language and 42 library holdings
Genres: History  Records and correspondence  Diaries  Biography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: DU280.T7, 994.38
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Douglas
Past and present of Thursday Island and Torres Straits by John Douglas( Book )

3 editions published between 1894 and 1900 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New Guinea by Great Britain( Book )

1 edition published in 1886 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Asia and Australia by John Douglas( Book )

2 editions published in 1902 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The islands and inhabitants of Torres Strait by John Douglas( )

1 edition published in 1900 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letter and handbills relating to Australian federation( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Handbill (4) entitled: Right to appeal to the Privy Council. A reprint from the Bankers' Magazine of Australasia, June 15 1898; Under Federation; What the Conference Bill means to the taxpayers of N.S.W; The Colonists' Anti-Convention Bill League, Apr.-May 1898. 4 p. (printed); Federation badge; Letter addressed to Edmund Barton from John Douglas, Thursday Island, dated 20th July 1897. John Douglas, previously had been politician and Governor of Queensland. At this time he was Government Resident at Thursday Island and also acting Special Commissioner for the proctectorate of Southern New Guinea. The letter contains his comments on the Federation Convention, and its implications. 11 p. (Ms.)
OM89-03 John Douglas Papers by John Douglas( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Papers of John Douglas
Massacres in British New Guinea : (correspondence respecting, and report of special commissioner upon)( Book )

1 edition published in 1887 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Following reports of the massacre of natives in revenge for the murder of Captain Craig the Victorian Premier, D. Gillies writes to the Queensland Premier, S.W. Griffith, asking for an official report on these rumours. The paper prints their letters, the official report from the Hon. John Douglas, Special Commissioner for British New Guinea with four additional enclosures by Douglas and Henry O. Forbes (Resident Agent at Samarai). The Douglas and Forbes reports are the most substantial portion of the paper
Memorandum by Queensland( Book )

1 edition published in 1886 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

John Douglas Papers by John Douglas( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

D. Biographical information
Hand book for emigrants to Queensland, Australia by John Douglas( Book )

1 edition published in 1870 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

State Education Bill : Legislative Assembly, July 15, 1875 by John Douglas( Book )

1 edition published in 1875 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
John Douglas Australischer Politiker, geboren 1828

John Douglas Brits politicus (1828-1904)

John Douglas politicien australien, né en 1828

Джон Дуглас

Languages
English (19)