The Resource Aborigines of Australia

Aborigines of Australia

Label
Aborigines of Australia
Title
Aborigines of Australia
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Summary
Outline of Aboriginal life, economic, hunting, division of labour in search for food S.A., W.A., north Qld., type of food, family structure, male and female fire construction differences, preparation of food, cooking; Hunting dugong and turtle, use of sucker fish Tully R. area, material culture, weapons, use of shields except west S.A. and north Kimberleys, bark canoes, canoe trees, rafts, north coastal tribes use Macassan type sails; Relationship to land, totemic and increase sites, corroboree, play about and sacred, Arnhem Land peacemaking fight ritual, womens secret rituals; Material and colours used for art, rock paintings Oenpelli, Laura, description of Quinkans north Qld., spirit figures N.T., Rainbow Men S.A., Wandjina ancestral beings Kimberley region, stencil and pecked art forms widely distributed, areas for; petroglyphs, bark paintings Arnhem Land and islands in Gulf of Carpentaria, N.S.W. dendroglyphs, taphoglyphs and teleteglyphs, bora sites, mourning, burial customs, grave posts Melville and Bathurst Is., ranggas Arnhem Land fertility totems; Outline of ritual change Elcho Is., 11 lines Song of Mbu, Mungkan tribe
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1926-2010
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Baglin, Douglass
Date time place
1969
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1922-
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Mullins, Barbara
Label
Aborigines of Australia
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • col. pls
  • Copy 4 is first hardcover ed., 1970
Control code
M0049321
Extent
32p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copies 2, 3 & 4 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Isbn
9780725500498
Stock number
12290 ; 5989
System control number
0070616
Label
Aborigines of Australia
Publication
Note
  • col. pls
  • Copy 4 is first hardcover ed., 1970
Control code
M0049321
Extent
32p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copies 2, 3 & 4 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Isbn
9780725500498
Stock number
12290 ; 5989
System control number
0070616

Library Locations

    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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