The Resource [Collection of twenty-nine press cuttings on Australian Aborigines from Australian newspapers 1932-36]

[Collection of twenty-nine press cuttings on Australian Aborigines from Australian newspapers 1932-36]

Label
[Collection of twenty-nine press cuttings on Australian Aborigines from Australian newspapers 1932-36]
Title
[Collection of twenty-nine press cuttings on Australian Aborigines from Australian newspapers 1932-36]
Subject
Summary
Includes Aborginal names - 23 meanings or derivations for towns and cities in eastern N.S.W., especially Sydney; J.H.M. Abbott - Blacks and whites, comments on early settlement at Sydney, capture of Arabanoo, Benelong and Colbee; postcard reproduction of portrait of Karadra, the king - met by Lawson and Freycinet at Springwood; C.C. Towle Aboriginal remains; camping grounds and workshops, comments on need to excavate and record findings from camp sites, middens and quarries; A. Meston Sydney Aboriginal names, meanings of Coogee, Maroubra, Bondi, Woollahra, Coolahra, Killara, Wahroonga, Kuringai Chase; Daisy M. Bates Australian natives and their group waters; totemic ownership of waterholes, notes on owners in Ooldea Soak, Boundary Dam, Tarcoola, Balladonia areas, cannibalism; Aborigines burial customs, notes on disposal of corpse, dying and mummification - Encounter Bay, skull drinking vessel, platform exposure, cremation Ovens River, platform exposure mouth of Murray River, burial - Darling River, isle of dead - Kulkyne; Rock carvings, Muogamarra, Cowan, describes largest of eight groups, sizes, motifs, stone basin; Daisy Bates - Life and death; native customs; among Aborigines, no.11 of series of articles, Bibbulmun religious beliefs, spirit beliefs, after death beliefs, burial, friendship pact, kangaroo hunt, magic; The wild white woman, popular version of story of Barbara Thomson
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  • Bates, Daisy
  • Abbott, J. H. M.
  • Meston, Archibald
  • Towle, C. C.
  • Arabanoo
  • Bennelong
  • Colbee
  • Thomson, Barbara
  • Karadra
Label
[Collection of twenty-nine press cuttings on Australian Aborigines from Australian newspapers 1932-36]
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
M0052823
Extent
29 p.
Governing access note
Do not issue copy 1. Copy 2 is Copy for use
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
0075759
Label
[Collection of twenty-nine press cuttings on Australian Aborigines from Australian newspapers 1932-36]
Publication
Control code
M0052823
Extent
29 p.
Governing access note
Do not issue copy 1. Copy 2 is Copy for use
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
0075759

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