Many of Martens’ original works are held in public art galleries and libraries in Australia and in private collections. For ready reference, see Steele, J.G., Conrad Martens in Queensland: The Frontier Travels of a Colonial Artist (St Lucia: University of Queensland Press, 1978.)
See Johnston, W. Ross, Brisbane: The First Thirty Years (Bowen Hills: Boolarong, 1988), 38.
See Hogan, Janet, The Windmill of Brisbane Town: A Study of the Social and Structural History of the Windmill Building, Wickham Terrace, Brisbane (Brisbane: The National Trust of Queensland, 1978); Hogan, Janet, ‘Brisbane's Historic Windmill’ in Brisbane: Mining, Building, Story Bridge, The Windmill, Brisbane History Group Papers 10 (1991): 151–68; and Janet Hogan, Living History of Brisbane (Brisbane: Boolarong, 1982.)
Fitzgerald, Ross, From the Dreaming to 1915: A History of Queensland (St Lucia: University of Queensland Press, 1975), 81.
See Hogan, , The Windmill of Brisbane Town; Hogan, ‘Brisbane's Historic Windmill’ and Hogan, Living History of Brisbane.
Johnston, , Brisbane, 62; Mamie O'Keeffe, A Brief Account of the Moreton Bay Penal Settlement 1824–1839 (Brisbane: Oxley Memorial Library of Queensland, 1974), 9.
New South Wales Government Gazette, 11 Feb. 1842: 249.
Sir George Gipps, letter to Lord Stanley, 11 Feb. 1842, HRA 1, 22: 35.
Johnston, Brisbane, 76, 106–7.
Sweatman, J.K., ‘Journal of a Surveying Voyage to the North East Coast of Australia and Torres Strait in Her Majesty's Schooner “Bramble” 1824–1847’, ML MSS FM 424860: 134–6.
Illustrated London News 12 Aug. 1848, cited in Hogan, Living History, 24–5; Johnston, Brisbane, 161.
Johnston, , Brisbane, 63–4.
MacKenzie-Smith, John, Moreton Bay Scots 1841–58 (Virginia, Qld: Church Archivists’ Press, 2000), 140.
Grey, Henry, The Colonial Policy of Lord John Russell's Administration, vol. 2 (London: Richard Bentley, 1853), 51–2.
See Hogan, , The Windmill of Brisbane Town and ‘Brisbane's Historic Windmill’.
For the technique of constructing a bark hut, see Thorpe, Bill, Colonial Queensland: Perspectives on a Frontier Society (St Lucia: University of Queensland Press, 1996), 71–2.
For further information on Newstead and Bulimba, see Hogan, Janet, Historic Homes of Brisbane: A Selection (Brisbane: National Trust of Queensland, 1979.)
Johnston, Brisbane, 184–6.