The Resource The Aborigines of Central Australia : with vocabularies of the dialects spoken by the natives of Lake Amadeus and of the western territory of Central Australia

The Aborigines of Central Australia : with vocabularies of the dialects spoken by the natives of Lake Amadeus and of the western territory of Central Australia

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The Aborigines of Central Australia : with vocabularies of the dialects spoken by the natives of Lake Amadeus and of the western territory of Central Australia
Title
The Aborigines of Central Australia : with vocabularies of the dialects spoken by the natives of Lake Amadeus and of the western territory of Central Australia
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Subject
Summary
Authors experiences when in charge of Native Police; notes on cattle stations, spearing of cattle by natives; brief notes on subsections, marriage regulations; infanticide; method of hunting, tracking; story of the Barrow Creek massacre; Lake Amadeus - circumcision & subincision, female introcision; cave drawings in region; Lake Amadeus & George Gill Range vocabulary - approximately 350 words, womens names, place names; Alice Springs dialect - approximately 200 words, womens names; names of trees, animals, place names, phrases
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1852-1925
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Willshire, William Henry
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Barrow Creek (N.T.)
Label
The Aborigines of Central Australia : with vocabularies of the dialects spoken by the natives of Lake Amadeus and of the western territory of Central Australia
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Publication
Control code
M0054426
Extent
51 p.
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 donated by ATSIC
System control number
0078106
Label
The Aborigines of Central Australia : with vocabularies of the dialects spoken by the natives of Lake Amadeus and of the western territory of Central Australia
Publication
Control code
M0054426
Extent
51 p.
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 donated by ATSIC
System control number
0078106

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