Item #103444 Chapman Valley Pioneers [Signed]. P. A McDonnell.

Chapman Valley Pioneers [Signed]

Geraldton: Geraldton Newspapers, 1975. Quarto, printed wraps with cloth spine, b&w illus, map, unpag. (112 pp). Signed by the author. Pages toned, clean, near-fine condition. Scarce.

Very detailed histories of the people of Chapman Valley (to the north-east of Geraldton), from the pioneers of the nineteenth century to the later settlers, with a section on the settlers at Yuna. Includes the names inscribed on the War Memorial. With early photographs of Chapman Valley buildings, and details of the social life of the community, e.g. events at Nabawa Hall. Painstakingly researched, and often drawing on the author's interviews with families in the Valley. Item #103444

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