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The Resource Aboriginal bark canoes of the Murray Valley, Robert Edwards

Aboriginal bark canoes of the Murray Valley, Robert Edwards

Label
Aboriginal bark canoes of the Murray Valley
Title
Aboriginal bark canoes of the Murray Valley
Statement of responsibility
Robert Edwards
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Summary
Describes Aboriginal canoes & their manufacture, use in fishing, method of paddling, canoe dance, myth of Nurundere & his canoe, choice of wood, method of removing bark, use of Aboriginal canoes by early settlers, transition to European boats; South Australian Museum survey of canoe trees ; includes 19th century photographic portraits of Aboriginal people
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Edwards, Robert
Dewey number
623.8290994
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South Australian Museum
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  • Pelican
  • Teenminne
  • Ngulgare
  • Point McLeay Aboriginal Mission (S. Aust.)
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Canoes and canoeing
Label
Aboriginal bark canoes of the Murray Valley, Robert Edwards
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 73-74
Control code
M0055882
Dimensions
25cm.
Extent
80 p
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Isbn
9780851794129
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, colour plates
Stock number
8236
System control number
0079892
Label
Aboriginal bark canoes of the Murray Valley, Robert Edwards
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 73-74
Control code
M0055882
Dimensions
25cm.
Extent
80 p
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Isbn
9780851794129
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, colour plates
Stock number
8236
System control number
0079892

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