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A reconstruction of the indigenous culture of the Tumut Valley : an assessment of ethnographic and material evidence / D.E.J. Sams

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A reconstruction of the indigenous culture of the Tumut Valley : an assessment of ethnographic and material evidence / D.E.J. Sams
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A reconstruction of the indigenous culture of the Tumut Valley : an assessment of ethnographic and material evidence / D.E.J. Sams
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Reconstructs from secondary sources culture and economy in Tumut Valley at time of first contact; climate, vegetation; social organisation, Wiradjuri, Ngunawal, Walgalu; social customs - birth, burial, medicine, ceremonies, camps; movement of groups to Yallowin for bogong moth hunting; mentions massacre at Murder Creek; economy of riverine environment - population, food resources, table of bush foods and uses; material culture - clothing and decoration, weapons, shelters; archaeological evidence - art, ceremonial and sacred sites; stone arrangements, carved trees, king plates, stone tools, maps; Appendix A - newspaper article on Aborigines of Tumut area, Tumut and Adelong Times, 14 September, 1982; Appendix B - site reports; Appendix C - selection of useful resources for years K-12; also contains activities (p. 51-56) suitable for primary years 3-6; p. 57-66; Wagga Wagga High School Aboriginal Studies through local history; a pilot program for year 9 - The Wiradjuri people through time; a case study - lists activities, objectives, resources
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Sams, D. E. J.
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A reconstruction of the indigenous culture of the Tumut Valley : an assessment of ethnographic and material evidence / D.E.J. Sams
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At head of title; Major essay - pre-historic archaeology 350-2, University of New England; Includes bibliography; p. 44-45; Includes tables
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M0069398
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66 leaves; ill. maps
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09084b
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0007411
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A reconstruction of the indigenous culture of the Tumut Valley : an assessment of ethnographic and material evidence / D.E.J. Sams
Publication
Note
At head of title; Major essay - pre-historic archaeology 350-2, University of New England; Includes bibliography; p. 44-45; Includes tables
Control code
M0069398
Extent
66 leaves; ill. maps
Stock number
09084b
System control number
0007411

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