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Gilbert and Ellice Islands Colony and the Central and Southern Line Islands.

Gilbert and Ellice Islands Colony and the Central and Southern Line Islands.

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Published by H.M.S.O in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gilbert Islands.,
  • Ellice Islands.

  • Edition Notes

    bibl p88-93.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDU590
    The Physical Object
    Pagination107p.,6plates(1 fold) :
    Number of Pages107
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14927482M
    ISBN 100115800395


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The Gilbert and Ellice Islands were proclaimed a protectorate in and annexed (at the request of the native governments) as the Gilbert and Ellice Islands Colony on 10 Nov.

(effective on 12 Jan. ).Cited by: 2. A Pattern Of Islands book. Read 42 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. In Arthur Grimble went to the Gilbert and Ellice islands as a cadet in the Back in a young colonial officer went off with his wife on his first assignment to the Gilbert Islands in the central Pacific.

These islands and their inhabitants /5. In Januarythe Central and Southern Line Islands of Caroline, Flint, Malden, Starbuck and Vostok were included in the Gilbert and Ellice Islands Colony.

Gilbert and Ellice Islands Colony and the Central and Southern Line Islands. book of the islands in the group are atolls or raised coral Islands, rising no more than a few metres above sea level.

The soil is rather poor, making agriculture difficult. Gilbert and Ellice Islands, former British colony, west-central Pacific Ocean.

The colony consisted of the Gilbert Islands, Tuvalu (formerly Ellice Islands), the northern Line Islands, and the Phoenix Islands. First visited by Europeans by the early 19th century, the group was proclaimed a British protectorate in.

The Migrations of a Pandanus People as Traced From a Preliminary Study of Food, Food-traditions, and Food-rituals in the Gilbert Islands. Diets, Gilbert and Ellice Islands colony; Fishing for flying fish in the Gilbert and Ellice Islands; Riddles (kam'aninga) from the Gilbert Islands; The dynasty of Abemama.

Institute of Pacific Studies and Gilbert Islands Extension Centre of the Gilbert and Ellice Islands Colony and the Central and Southern Line Islands. book of the South Pacific, Suva, (Neuausgabe von: Polynesian Society, Wellington ).

Henry Evans Maude: The Gilbertese Gilbert and Ellice Islands Colony and the Central and Southern Line Islands. book. A Colony Conference was organised at Marakei inwhich was attended by officials and representatives from each island in the Gilbert and Ellice Islands Colony, conferences were held every 2 years until The development of administration continued with the Gilbert and Ellice Islands Colony and the Central and Southern Line Islands.

book in of an Advisory Council of 5 officials and 12 representatives. The five islands of the Central and Southern Line Islands were added to the colony in Inministerial government was introduced in the Gilbert and Ellice Islands colony through a change to the Constitution.

The Tuvaluans were concerned about their minority status in the Gilbert and Ellice Islands Colony. The Gilbert and Ellice Islands Colony continued to be administered by a Resident Commissioner.

In the Resident Commissioner, Arthur Grimble, issued revised laws, Regulations for the good Order and Cleanliness of the Gilbert and Ellice Islands, which replaced laws created during the BWTP The Phoenix Islands were added to the colony in   The five islands of the Central and Southern Line Islands were added to the colony in Gilbert and Ellice Islands ( kB, x - viewed times.).

Gilbert and Ellice Islands Colony and the Central and Southern Line Islands (OCoLC) Online version: Gilbert and Ellice Islands Colony and the Central and Southern Line Islands (OCoLC) Online version: Gilbert and Ellice Islands Colony and the Central and Southern Line Islands (OCoLC) Online version.

Line Islands or Equatorial Islands, coral group, 43 sq mi ( sq km), central and S Pacific. Once valuable for their guano deposits, the islands now have coconut groves, airfield. Gilbert Islands - 16 coral atolls, presently Kirabati.

The Gilbert Islands were discovered by the British in and made a protectorate in Init was made a colony with the Ellice Islands. Inthe Gilbert and Ellice Islands were separated and given internal self government.

These islands became the nation of Kiribati. The islands are not, of course, distributed evenly along that mile line but are bunched in three groups -- the Northern, Central, and Southern Gilberts. Each of the "bunches" is separated by about 60 miles of open ocean. Within the Northern and Central Gilberts, the individual atolls are generally less than 25 miles apart.

Report on the Gilbert and Ellice Islands Colony and the Central and Southern Line Islands for the years (OCoLC) Online version: Report on the Gilbert and Ellice Islands Colony and the Central and Southern Line Islands for the years (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, National government publication.

The Gilbert Islands were then used to support the invasion of the Marshall Islands in February Modern Times. The Gilbert and Ellice Islands became autonomous in From tothe Ellices were separated, and the Gilberts became the Gilbert Islands colony, which issued stamps under that name.

Other Gilbert Islands were subsequently occupied. The Japanese intended on pushing further south into the Ellice (Tuvalu) islands, but heavy losses in the Battle of Midway slowed them down. This allowed the Americans to arrive first, landing on Funafuti in October it was recognized at the time or not.

The Gilbert and Ellice Islands Colony comprised Ocean Island (the administrative headquarters), the 16 islands of the Gilbert Group, 9 in the EHice, and Fanning, Washington and Christmas in the North ern Line: of 4 were owned or leased to European 4London, George Routled,ge and Sons, Ltd., Central and Southern Line Islands synonyms, Central and Southern Line Islands pronunciation, Central and Southern Line Islands translation, English dictionary definition of Central and Southern Line Islands.

Several of the islands were formerly part of the British Gilbert and Ellice Islands colony and are now part of Kiribati; three others. Gilbert and Ellice Islands Colony The islands became a Crown Colony on 12 January by the Gilbert and Ellice Islands Order in Council, [15] Christmas Island was included in the colony in although it was contested by the U.S.

under the Guano Islands Act of. They are part of the British colony of the Gilbert and Ellice Islands. There are 16 coral atolls. Area, sq km. Population, 44, (). The administrative center is Tarawa. The climate is equatorial, hot and humid, although the southern and sometimes the central islands are subject to drought.

Natural vegetation consists of bushes. The islands of Fanning and Washington were annexed as part of the British Colony of the Gilbert and Ellice Islands infollowed in by the similar annexation of Christmas nates: 2°00′S °30′W / 2°S °W. The British Empire acquired the islands composing this country over the years, a few at a time, as protectorates.

On a colony was created, under the name of Gilbert and Ellice Islands. As time went by, the colony was augmented by the Phoenix Islands, the Union Islands, and the Line Islands. The Union Islands were offered to New Zealand. The Gilbert and Ellice Islands were a British protectorate from and colony from until 1 January when the islands were divided into two different colonies which became independent nations shortly after.

The Gilbert Islands have been the major part of the nation of Kiribati sinceand the Ellice Islands became Tuvalu in The protectorate was. The Ellice Islands lie about km south of the Gilberts.

In Great Britain took control of the Ellice Islands which consisted of 9 islands. In the Gilberts became a British Protectorate. Then in the Ellice Islands were combined with the Gilbert Islands to form the Gilbert & Ellice Islands Colony. Gilbert and Ellice Island Colony and the Central and Southern Line Islands / reports include the Central and Southern Line islands.

No reports submitted for years, Gilbert and Ellice Islands Colony. Ellice Islands District. & Australian National University. Pacific Manuscripts Bureau. Island Council, Courts and Lands Commission records for Nanumaga, Niutao, Nui, Nukufetau, Nukulaelae and Vaitupu Islands. MLA Citation.

Gilbert and Ellice Islands Colony. island, sq mi ( sq km), central Pacific, one of the Line Islands, just south of the equator and c.1, mi (2, km) S of Honolulu. Known to British and American mariners, it was claimed in by the United States along with Howland Island and Baker.

Southern Line Islands synonyms, Southern Line Islands pronunciation, Southern Line Islands translation, English dictionary definition of Southern Line Islands. A group of islands in the central Pacific Ocean south of Hawaii and astride the equator.

The islands became the crown colony of the Gilbert and Ellice Islands in The Line Islands, including Christmas Island and Fanning Island (Tabuaeran), were added to the colony inand the Phoenix Islands were added in Capital and largest city: Tarawa, 1°28′N °2′E. With the other Southern Line Islands, Vostok became a part of the Gilbert and Ellice Islands Colony in and a part of independent Kiribati in The island has the least-disturbed indigenous flora of all the Line Islands and was designated a wildlife sanctuary in Gilbert Islands synonyms, Gilbert Islands pronunciation, Gilbert Islands translation, English dictionary definition of Gilbert Islands.

A group of islands of western Kiribati in the central. Define Line Islands. Line Islands synonyms, Line Islands pronunciation, Line Islands translation, English dictionary definition of Line Islands. A group of islands in the central Pacific Ocean south of Hawaii and astride the equator.

Several of the islands were formerly part of the British Gilbert and Ellice Islands colony and are now part. Kiribati, officially Republic of Kiribati, island country in the central Pacific Ocean. The 33 islands of Kiribati, of which only 20 are inhabited, are scattered over a vast area of ocean.

Kiribati extends 1, miles (2, km) eastward from the 16 Gilbert Islands, where the population is concentrated, to the Line Islands, of which 3 are. The Line Islands, Teraina Islands or Equatorial Islands, is a chain of atolls (with partially or fully enclosed lagoons) and coral islands (with a surrounding reef).

Kingman Reef is a largely submerged and Filippo Reef is shown on some maps, although its existence is doubted. The islands were formed by volcanic activity and are located in the central Pacific Ocean, south. The name Gilbert Islands was given to the group in the s. In Capt. E.H.M.

Davis proclaimed the Gilberts a British protectorate, and in the group became part of the Gilbert and Ellice Islands Colony. The islands were occupied by Japanese forces inbut the Japanese were driven out by Allied troops in The Gilbert and Ellice Islands became autonomous inseparating from the Ellices between to become the Gilbert Islands colony, which issued stamps under that name.

Inthe Gilberts opted for independence, becoming the independent nation of Kiribati, the Ellices, the independent nation of Tuvalu. The Republic of Kiribati (pronounced Kiribas) is an island nation covering a vast area of the central tropical Pacific Ocean.

The islands straddling the equator and border the International Date Line to the east. North of Fiji and southwest of Hawaii.

Kiribati was formerly known as the Gilbert Islands and was named after the British Captain Thomas Gilbert, who sighted the islands.

InKiribati became a British Protectorate. In the Ellice Islands were combined with the Gilbert Islands to form the Gilbert and Ellice Islands Colony, along with the Fanning and Washington islands.

Kirimiti Atoll was added inand the Phoenix Islands in. Caroline Atoll, coral formation in the Pdf and Southern Line Islands, part of Kiribati, in the southwestern Pacific Ocean, about miles ( km) northwest of Tahiti. With a total area of square miles ( square km), it is made up of .Gerd Koch (11 July – 19 April download pdf was a German cultural anthropologist best known for his studies on the material culture of Kiribati, Tuvalu and the Santa Cruz Islands in the Pacific.

He was associated with the Ethnological Museum of Berlin (German: Ethnologisches Museum; until Museum für Völkerkunde) His field work was directed to researching and recording the Born: 11 JulyHanover, Germany.Ebook Line Islands synonyms, Northern Line Islands pronunciation, Northern Line Islands translation, English dictionary definition of Northern Line Islands.

A group of islands in the central Pacific Ocean south of Hawaii and astride the equator.