The Resource Aboriginal antiquities in Victoria

Aboriginal antiquities in Victoria

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Aboriginal antiquities in Victoria
Title
Aboriginal antiquities in Victoria
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Summary
Aboriginal skeletons - brief note on encouragement of reporting of skeletons by individuals, skeletons found in connection with Chowilla project between Mildura & Renmark (carbon dates); material culture - lack of inventory noted, need for legislation to prevent destruction of archaeological sites, a) stone quarries - Mount William (trade in rock, similar rock at Dog Rocks & Ceres, Mount Stanley, distribution of Mount Gambier flint),; b) grinding rocks - central Victoria & Gippsland; c) wells Maryborough & Port Phillip; d) fish traps Lerderberg Gorge, Hopkins R.; e) stone arrangements; f) rock paintings - Grampians & north east Victoria; g) canoe trees - re-examination of cutting marks suggests many not due to Aboriginal activity, describes experiment to compare mark of stone axe with those of steel axe; h) middens Warrnambool, suggests possible preservation of middens; i) missions - sites, buildings & cemeteries, suggests preservation of structures
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1908-1986
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Gill, Edmund D.
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Aboriginal antiquities in Victoria
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M0042612
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0050616
Label
Aboriginal antiquities in Victoria
Publication
Control code
M0042612
System control number
0050616

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      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
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