The Resource Notes from Alice Springs, 1923

Notes from Alice Springs, 1923

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Notes from Alice Springs, 1923
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Notes from Alice Springs, 1923
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p.1-6; Notes otes on Bungalow Institution at Alice Springs opened in 1914; p.8-21; Plan of Hermannsburg Mission, duties of men & women on Hermannsburg; population - births & deaths, figures for each family; numbers of Aborigines at Alice Well, Deep Well, Maryville, Loves Creek, Hale River, Cavenaghs Station, Alcoota Station, Horseshoe Bend; p.29-38, dated Jun. 10, 1926; Brief note on after death belief, ritual objects, Engwura ceremony; p.39-51; After death, death & burial, list of 14 colours with native equivalent; origin of fire totem, legend about 2 dogs who were really men, sentences with Aboriginal equivalents; p.58-71; Legend of ErliaInka; vocabulary, drawing of man with named parts in native & English; legend of two grub men & their wanderings; story of ritual object; p.80-89; Description of ritual objects; p.92-99; Legend about Chambers Pillar; Engwura ceremony; totems described; Enclosures; 3 maps with main features of landscape named; page of sign language - 63 gestures; 39 Aboriginal words listed
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1860-1929
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Spencer, Baldwin
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Hermannsburg Lutheran Mission Station
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Notes from Alice Springs, 1923
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HELD IN National Museum of Victoria, Melbourne (no.2, yellow sticker)
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M0052124
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0074672
Label
Notes from Alice Springs, 1923
Publication
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HELD IN National Museum of Victoria, Melbourne (no.2, yellow sticker)
Control code
M0052124
System control number
0074672

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