The Resource Aboriginal and historic places around Metropolitan Adelaide and the south coast, [compiled by the Moana Sub-Committee of the Anthropological Society of South Australia] ; edited by Betty Ross

Aboriginal and historic places around Metropolitan Adelaide and the south coast, [compiled by the Moana Sub-Committee of the Anthropological Society of South Australia] ; edited by Betty Ross

Label
Aboriginal and historic places around Metropolitan Adelaide and the south coast
Title
Aboriginal and historic places around Metropolitan Adelaide and the south coast
Statement of responsibility
[compiled by the Moana Sub-Committee of the Anthropological Society of South Australia] ; edited by Betty Ross
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Summary
Kaurna tribe; social organisation; resource exploitation; mythology; burial practices; prehistory and Aboriginal sites; excavation of Moana shell midden and results, including hearths; summary of Aboriginal occupation
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ross, Betty
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Anthropological Society of South Australia
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Anthropological Society of South Australia
  • Excavations (Archaeology)
  • Historic sites
  • Kaurna (Australia people)
Label
Aboriginal and historic places around Metropolitan Adelaide and the south coast, [compiled by the Moana Sub-Committee of the Anthropological Society of South Australia] ; edited by Betty Ross
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes tables
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references : pages 42-43
Contents
Introduction : The Kaurna people : Kaurna lands; Kaurna social organisation; Resource exploitation; Kaurna mythology; Aboriginal death and burial practices -- Landscape of the Fleurieu Peninsula : foothills of the Mount Lofty Ranges; Rivers and streams; Coastal plains; Coastal headlands; Coastal dunes; Lagoons and swampy areas -- Aboriginal sites in an environmental and historic context : campsites associated with rivers and streams; Coastal plain sites; Coastal headland sites; Coastal dune sites and associated swamp sites : Moana sandhills; Snapper Point to Sellicks beach; Aldinga Scrub; Carrickalinga; Normanville sand dunes -- Excavation and recording of a campsite and midden : Background history of land ownership; Excavation of a Moana shell midden; Hearths; Contents of a midden; Discussion of site remains; Fossil shells in deposits -- Summary of Aboriginal occupation
Control code
M0038971
Dimensions
30 cm
Extent
viii, 44 p.
Other physical details
ill., diagrams, maps, plans
Stock number
p 11336
System control number
0063109
Label
Aboriginal and historic places around Metropolitan Adelaide and the south coast, [compiled by the Moana Sub-Committee of the Anthropological Society of South Australia] ; edited by Betty Ross
Publication
Note
Includes tables
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references : pages 42-43
Contents
Introduction : The Kaurna people : Kaurna lands; Kaurna social organisation; Resource exploitation; Kaurna mythology; Aboriginal death and burial practices -- Landscape of the Fleurieu Peninsula : foothills of the Mount Lofty Ranges; Rivers and streams; Coastal plains; Coastal headlands; Coastal dunes; Lagoons and swampy areas -- Aboriginal sites in an environmental and historic context : campsites associated with rivers and streams; Coastal plain sites; Coastal headland sites; Coastal dune sites and associated swamp sites : Moana sandhills; Snapper Point to Sellicks beach; Aldinga Scrub; Carrickalinga; Normanville sand dunes -- Excavation and recording of a campsite and midden : Background history of land ownership; Excavation of a Moana shell midden; Hearths; Contents of a midden; Discussion of site remains; Fossil shells in deposits -- Summary of Aboriginal occupation
Control code
M0038971
Dimensions
30 cm
Extent
viii, 44 p.
Other physical details
ill., diagrams, maps, plans
Stock number
p 11336
System control number
0063109

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