The Resource Aborigines in early Adelaide : Aboriginal references in the Cawthorne papers / edited by Robert Foster

Aborigines in early Adelaide : Aboriginal references in the Cawthorne papers / edited by Robert Foster

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Aborigines in early Adelaide : Aboriginal references in the Cawthorne papers / edited by Robert Foster
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Aborigines in early Adelaide : Aboriginal references in the Cawthorne papers / edited by Robert Foster
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Final, illustrated version titled Sketch of the Abrigines of South Australia; references in the Cawthorne papers (MS 3051); biography of W.A. Cawthorne; extracts from diaries and journals 1842-1859; includes copy of; 1) Sketch of the Aborigines of South Australia, c1845; physical characteristics; government; weapons - spears, spearthrowers, shields, clubs, daggers; recreation - toys; corroborees; music; domestic utensils - climbing sticks, baskets, fire sticks; clothing; food and food preparation; hunting and gathering; shelters; ornaments; initiation - circumcision, cicatrization; beliefs - celestial phenomena, the earth; burial and mourning; marriage; sickness; magic; tribal meeting; short word list; 2) Aborigines and their customs 1864; Cawthornes views on the significance of racial and cultural differences; language; religious orientation; territorial division; 3) other miscellaneous published material; 4) list of related sketches and illustrations and 5) annotated bibliography
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Foster, Robert
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Aborigines in early Adelaide : Aboriginal references in the Cawthorne papers / edited by Robert Foster
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On title page; Aboriginal Heritage Branch, S.A. Dept. of Environment and Planning, August 1991; Includes bibliographical references; Typescript (processed)
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M0012738
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1 v. (various pagings)
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Open access - reading. Open copying & quotation. Not for Inter-Library Loan
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0010553
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Aborigines in early Adelaide : Aboriginal references in the Cawthorne papers / edited by Robert Foster
Publication
Note
On title page; Aboriginal Heritage Branch, S.A. Dept. of Environment and Planning, August 1991; Includes bibliographical references; Typescript (processed)
Control code
M0012738
Extent
1 v. (various pagings)
Governing access note
Open access - reading. Open copying & quotation. Not for Inter-Library Loan
System control number
0010553

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