The Resource Aboriginal folk lore from Arnheim (Arnhem) Land and surrounding districts

Aboriginal folk lore from Arnheim (Arnhem) Land and surrounding districts

Label
Aboriginal folk lore from Arnheim (Arnhem) Land and surrounding districts
Title
Aboriginal folk lore from Arnheim (Arnhem) Land and surrounding districts
Creator
Subject
Summary
Collected by wife of Policeman stationed at Roper River mid l920s to early l940s; see also Sister Ruth by V.C. Hall; kangaroo, emu, paperbark tree, pandanus, moon, rain, Milky Way, waterhole, raven, native cat, snakes
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Heathcock, Ruth
Date time place
n.d
Label
Aboriginal folk lore from Arnheim (Arnhem) Land and surrounding districts
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Typescript; Contents; 1. The fire-prince; 2. Why the emus back is crooked; 3. The white-haired guardian of the taboo-waters; 4. The great hunter; 5. The old rain-maker; 6. Rainbulls prison rock; 7. Prisoners of the moon; 8. The totamic gift; 9. The moon mountains; 10. The lost language; 11. Star dreaming
  • Contains 11 folders
Control code
M0032612
Extent
1 box
Governing access note
Open access - reading. Copying permitted for private study. Not for Inter-Library Loan
System control number
0055807
Label
Aboriginal folk lore from Arnheim (Arnhem) Land and surrounding districts
Publication
Note
  • Typescript; Contents; 1. The fire-prince; 2. Why the emus back is crooked; 3. The white-haired guardian of the taboo-waters; 4. The great hunter; 5. The old rain-maker; 6. Rainbulls prison rock; 7. Prisoners of the moon; 8. The totamic gift; 9. The moon mountains; 10. The lost language; 11. Star dreaming
  • Contains 11 folders
Control code
M0032612
Extent
1 box
Governing access note
Open access - reading. Copying permitted for private study. Not for Inter-Library Loan
System control number
0055807

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