The Resource [Letter to A.W. Howitt], Charlotte Waters, Aug. 18, 1892

[Letter to A.W. Howitt], Charlotte Waters, Aug. 18, 1892

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[Letter to A.W. Howitt], Charlotte Waters, Aug. 18, 1892
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[Letter to A.W. Howitt], Charlotte Waters, Aug. 18, 1892
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Arunta tribe - class names, family relationships, headman, doctors, their duties; infanticide practised on females only when food is scarce, death belief; Beliefs of moon, stars, sun etc.; Initiation ceremonies described; Head-dress & body ornamentation for corroboree, emu & dog corroboree described; Curing of diseases (magical) by doctor; 70 native words with English equivalents, use of messengers
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Byrne, P. M
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Howitt, A. W.
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[Letter to A.W. Howitt], Charlotte Waters, Aug. 18, 1892
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An index of selected names from this item is available. To access these names contact the AIATSIS Family History Unit
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M0034161
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Open access - reading. Partial copying, closed quotation. Not for Inter-Library Loan
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0058060
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[Letter to A.W. Howitt], Charlotte Waters, Aug. 18, 1892
Publication
Note
An index of selected names from this item is available. To access these names contact the AIATSIS Family History Unit
Control code
M0034161
Governing access note
Open access - reading. Partial copying, closed quotation. Not for Inter-Library Loan
System control number
0058060

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