The Resource Australian canoes and rafts

Australian canoes and rafts

Label
Australian canoes and rafts
Title
Australian canoes and rafts
Creator
Subject
Summary
Bark canoes, single sheet type - Victoria, Riverina, southern N.S.W., Halifax, Guyanda Creek, Port Essington, Alligator River, two sheets or more Murray Island, Pellew Island, Gulf coast, Blue Mud Bay, Frazers Island, Port Denison, Coburg Peninsula, Sunday Island; Port Jackson, Munro (Vic.); types of trees used, preparation of bark, method of manufacture; bailers - types of appliances - bark used as paddles as well as bailers (Lake Tyers, Goold Island); dimensions & capacity, method of propulsion; Dugout types - Goulburn Island, Cobourg Peninsula, Gascoyne River, Endeavour River, Weary Bay; Outriggers- Newcastle Bay, Bird Island, Cape Flinders, Cairns, Palm Island; Propulsion & sails - Newcastle Bay; Log & raft Patterson Bay, Darling River, Melville Island, Allens Island, Kimberley district, Gascoyne River, Sweers Island, Babbage Island; Names of canoes (taken from Curr)
Is part of
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1868-1936
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Thomas, Northcote W.
Label
Australian canoes and rafts
Link
http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-11998746/view?searchTerm=%28Piangil%29+%28nla.obj%29&partId=nla.obj-12001973#page/n1/mode/1up
Publication
Control code
M0052750
Extent
1 volume
System control number
0075653

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