The Resource Manners and customs of the Aborigines of the Encounter Bay tribe, South Australia, by H.E.A. Meyer, (electronic resource :/)

Manners and customs of the Aborigines of the Encounter Bay tribe, South Australia, by H.E.A. Meyer, (electronic resource :/)

Label
Manners and customs of the Aborigines of the Encounter Bay tribe, South Australia
Title
Manners and customs of the Aborigines of the Encounter Bay tribe, South Australia
Statement of responsibility
by H.E.A. Meyer
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Brief description from birth - care of child during infancy - infanticide practiced on deformed, weak or illegitimate children or those making more that two in family; food allowed & restrictions on various members; initiation of young men, giving of girls in marriage & account of ceremony; construction of shelters by women, methods of catching fish, birds & animals & cooking preparations; magic used for killing enemies, treatment of illnesses by medicine man; different methods of burial practices - myths related; bodily ornamentation of men for tribal dances, with participation of women at Mootabaringar; legend of rain & origin of languages; also In Native tribes of South Australia, 1879; 183-206
Additional physical form
  • Also found in the original and facsimilie edition of 'The Native Tribes of South Australia', by J. D. Woods (RB N278.28/N1); 1879; 1997
  • Also available as microfilmed facsimilie edition number 20 on open stacks (B M612.68/M1)
Cataloging source
ABN:1
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1813-1862
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Meyer, H. A. E.
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Ethnology
  • Aboriginal Australians
Label
Manners and customs of the Aborigines of the Encounter Bay tribe, South Australia, by H.E.A. Meyer, (electronic resource :/)
Link
https://aiatsis.gov.au/sites/default/files/catalogue_resources//r000003457526.pdf
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Second edition (2000) available on open stacks (p MEY)
  • Also available electronically at: http://www.library.adelaide.edu.au/digitised/SAhistory/sahistory.html
  • Title from PDF title page (viewed 16/1/07)
Control code
000003457526
Extent
1 volume
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Type of computer file
Text, pdf
Label
Manners and customs of the Aborigines of the Encounter Bay tribe, South Australia, by H.E.A. Meyer, (electronic resource :/)
Link
https://aiatsis.gov.au/sites/default/files/catalogue_resources//r000003457526.pdf
Publication
Note
  • Second edition (2000) available on open stacks (p MEY)
  • Also available electronically at: http://www.library.adelaide.edu.au/digitised/SAhistory/sahistory.html
  • Title from PDF title page (viewed 16/1/07)
Control code
000003457526
Extent
1 volume
System details
System requirements: Adobe Acrobat Reader required to view document
Type of computer file
Text, pdf

Library Locations

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