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Tasmanian Aborigines and GA Robinson

Encounters

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.


Flinders Island

Greg Lehman is a Tasmanian Aborigine. He talks about George Augustus Robinson, the so-called Protector of Aborigines. Although Robinson appeared to be the last hope for Tasmanian Aborigines in the late 1820s, he soon proved to be an adversary.