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The Resource A study of the Aboriginal sites in the CessnockWollombi region of the Hunter Valley, N.S.W

A study of the Aboriginal sites in the CessnockWollombi region of the Hunter Valley, N.S.W

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A study of the Aboriginal sites in the CessnockWollombi region of the Hunter Valley, N.S.W
Title
A study of the Aboriginal sites in the CessnockWollombi region of the Hunter Valley, N.S.W
Title variation
Burragurra
Title variation remainder
where the spirit walked : the Aboriginal relics of the Cessnock-Wollombi region in the hunter valley of N.S.W
Creator
Subject
Summary
Detailed description of rock art; records of ceremonial and burial grounds, axe quarry, salt quarries, wells and hunting hide; background information on social organization, subsistence, material culture, mythology and contact history of Darkinung and Wonarua people, including biography of Wooligal; local place name meanings and Wonarua and Kamilaroi word lists
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Needham, W. J
Label
A study of the Aboriginal sites in the CessnockWollombi region of the Hunter Valley, N.S.W
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Illustration -- Introduction -- The Wollombi Aborigines -- Aboriginal place-names and mythology -- Rock paintings -- Petroglyphs or rock carvings -- Ceremonial grounds, burial grounds, and Sundry sites -- Aboriginal weaponry, implements and Sundry relics -- Aboriginal food -- Aboriginal language -- Aboriginal-British contact -- Addendum -- Conclusion
Control code
M0031118
Dimensions
22 x 28 cm
Extent
[vi], 76 pages
Governing access note
Copy 2: not for intelibrary loan
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 : Tom Austen Brown donation
Isbn
9780959400601
Other physical details
back and white illustrations, maps
Stock number
6215b
System control number
0044639
Label
A study of the Aboriginal sites in the CessnockWollombi region of the Hunter Valley, N.S.W
Publication
Contents
Illustration -- Introduction -- The Wollombi Aborigines -- Aboriginal place-names and mythology -- Rock paintings -- Petroglyphs or rock carvings -- Ceremonial grounds, burial grounds, and Sundry sites -- Aboriginal weaponry, implements and Sundry relics -- Aboriginal food -- Aboriginal language -- Aboriginal-British contact -- Addendum -- Conclusion
Control code
M0031118
Dimensions
22 x 28 cm
Extent
[vi], 76 pages
Governing access note
Copy 2: not for intelibrary loan
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 : Tom Austen Brown donation
Isbn
9780959400601
Other physical details
back and white illustrations, maps
Stock number
6215b
System control number
0044639

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