The Resource Aboriginal customs - Tweed River District ceremony

Aboriginal customs - Tweed River District ceremony

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Aboriginal customs - Tweed River District ceremony
Title
Aboriginal customs - Tweed River District ceremony
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Summary
Describes initiation ceremony site at head of Tweed River, its materials (stones, earth mounds, bushes) and construction (connected rings); includes terms describing ceremony, initiates before and after, tribal elders; details of age of initiates, acts to be performed by them; obligations afterwards, verbal instructions with translation given after ceremony; date of last previous occasion ceremony was seen (c.1869); brief description of appearance of elders (weapons, feathers, dingos tails) and reasons for use of simpler ceremony
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Bray, Joshua
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Aboriginal customs - Tweed River District ceremony
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M0033750
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0057404
Label
Aboriginal customs - Tweed River District ceremony
Publication
Control code
M0033750
System control number
0057404

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