The Resource On the Aborigines of Australia

On the Aborigines of Australia

Label
On the Aborigines of Australia
Title
On the Aborigines of Australia
Creator
Subject
Summary
Extensive and observant notes on the Aborigines of W.A. especially the Wadjandi tribe; Theories re origin and movements of Aborigines within Australia; Physical description, particularly of people in N.W. of Western Australia; Psychology Religious beliefs and legends (W. Aus.); Watchandie and An-gaur-die tribes; Death and burial; Magic and revenge; War-ra-na-noo-Ra tribe; Marriage; Initiation; Recreations; Dancing and singing; Legends; Weapons; Artefacts; Clothing; Foodgetting and cooking; Fire-making; Cannibalism; Language; pronunciation, grammar, vocabulary (Wadjandi); Also short vocabulary of the Champion Bay tribe collected by R.J. Foley (Nanda); (Nanda)
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Oldfield, Augustus
Label
On the Aborigines of Australia
Instantiates
Publication
Note
See also RB O443.78/O1 containing Oldfield's paper with 58 pages explanatory introduction by M. Helen Henderson
Control code
M0050053
Extent
p. 215-298
Stock number
p 6441
System control number
0071680
Label
On the Aborigines of Australia
Publication
Note
See also RB O443.78/O1 containing Oldfield's paper with 58 pages explanatory introduction by M. Helen Henderson
Control code
M0050053
Extent
p. 215-298
Stock number
p 6441
System control number
0071680

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