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The Resource Aborigines of Victoria 1878, [R. Brough Smyth], (electronic resource)

Aborigines of Victoria 1878, [R. Brough Smyth], (electronic resource)

Label
Aborigines of Victoria 1878
Title
Aborigines of Victoria 1878
Statement of responsibility
[R. Brough Smyth]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
See RBF S667.85/A1 for annotation
Cataloging source
SSL
Characteristic
document
Dewey number
305.89915
Label
Aborigines of Victoria 1878, [R. Brough Smyth], (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • See also original printed version at RBF S667.85/A1
  • Title from disc label
  • CD-ROM
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Color
black and white
Contents
Vol. 1: Physical character -- Mental character -- Numbers and distribution of the Aborigines -- Birth and education of children -- Marriage -- Death, and burial of the dead -- A native encampment and the daily life of the natives -- Food -- Diseases -- Dress and personal ornaments -- Ornamentation -- Offensive weapons -- Defensive weapons -- Weapons and implements of the West Australians -- Implements and manufactures -- Stone implements -- Nets and fish-hooks -- Methods of producing fire -- Canoes -- Myths -- Vol. 2: Language : tables illustrative of the language spoken in Victoria : pronouns; numeral adjectives; Comparison of language spoken in Victoria with the dialects of Moreton Bay, Dippil, Kamilaroi, Bulloo Creek, Lake Macquarie; Cornu tribe; Adelaide, Port Lincoln, Croker Island, Adelaide River, King George's Sound, Swan River etc; Sameness of personal pronouns; Numerals; Interjections, cries, terms of abuse etc; Language of the natives of Lake Tyers in Gippsland; Lake Wellington, Gippsland; Brabrolong, Gippsland; Lake Hindmarsh; Western District; Lists of words compiled by the local guardians of Aborigines; Inflections; Vocabularies; Yarra Yarra and other tribes; Native names of trees, shrubs, plants etc; Native names of localities and natural features in Victoria -- Appendices: Notes and anecdotes of the Aborigines of Australia / Philip Chauncey -- Traditions of the Australian Aborigines on the Namoi, Barwan and other tributaries of the Darling, communicated by the Rev William Ridley -- Notes on the natives of Australia / Albert A. C. Le Souëf -- Notes on the Aborigines of Cooper's Creek / Alfred W. Howitt -- Notes relating to the Aborigines of Australia / John Moore Davis -- Notes on the system of consanguinity and kinship of the Brabrolong tribe, North Gippsland / A. W. Howitt -- Notes on the language and customs of the tribe inhabiting the country known as Kotoopna / William Locke -- Hunting the blacks / A.F.A Greeves -- The crania of the natives / Professor Halford -- The Aborigines of Tasmania: physical character, mental characteristics, numbers, birth etc, marriage, death and burial, encampments etc., food, diseases, dress and ornaments, weapons, implements, canoes, stone implements, fire, language
Control code
000042290486
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Extent
1 computer optical disc
Isbn
9781921371745
Publisher number
AU7029
Specific material designation
optical disk
System details
System requirements: This CD-ROM can be viewed by any computer using Adobe Acrobat Reader 4 or later. Adobe Reader 6 or later is recommended to utilize the Fastfind functionality
Label
Aborigines of Victoria 1878, [R. Brough Smyth], (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • See also original printed version at RBF S667.85/A1
  • Title from disc label
  • CD-ROM
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Color
black and white
Contents
Vol. 1: Physical character -- Mental character -- Numbers and distribution of the Aborigines -- Birth and education of children -- Marriage -- Death, and burial of the dead -- A native encampment and the daily life of the natives -- Food -- Diseases -- Dress and personal ornaments -- Ornamentation -- Offensive weapons -- Defensive weapons -- Weapons and implements of the West Australians -- Implements and manufactures -- Stone implements -- Nets and fish-hooks -- Methods of producing fire -- Canoes -- Myths -- Vol. 2: Language : tables illustrative of the language spoken in Victoria : pronouns; numeral adjectives; Comparison of language spoken in Victoria with the dialects of Moreton Bay, Dippil, Kamilaroi, Bulloo Creek, Lake Macquarie; Cornu tribe; Adelaide, Port Lincoln, Croker Island, Adelaide River, King George's Sound, Swan River etc; Sameness of personal pronouns; Numerals; Interjections, cries, terms of abuse etc; Language of the natives of Lake Tyers in Gippsland; Lake Wellington, Gippsland; Brabrolong, Gippsland; Lake Hindmarsh; Western District; Lists of words compiled by the local guardians of Aborigines; Inflections; Vocabularies; Yarra Yarra and other tribes; Native names of trees, shrubs, plants etc; Native names of localities and natural features in Victoria -- Appendices: Notes and anecdotes of the Aborigines of Australia / Philip Chauncey -- Traditions of the Australian Aborigines on the Namoi, Barwan and other tributaries of the Darling, communicated by the Rev William Ridley -- Notes on the natives of Australia / Albert A. C. Le Souëf -- Notes on the Aborigines of Cooper's Creek / Alfred W. Howitt -- Notes relating to the Aborigines of Australia / John Moore Davis -- Notes on the system of consanguinity and kinship of the Brabrolong tribe, North Gippsland / A. W. Howitt -- Notes on the language and customs of the tribe inhabiting the country known as Kotoopna / William Locke -- Hunting the blacks / A.F.A Greeves -- The crania of the natives / Professor Halford -- The Aborigines of Tasmania: physical character, mental characteristics, numbers, birth etc, marriage, death and burial, encampments etc., food, diseases, dress and ornaments, weapons, implements, canoes, stone implements, fire, language
Control code
000042290486
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Extent
1 computer optical disc
Isbn
9781921371745
Publisher number
AU7029
Specific material designation
optical disk
System details
System requirements: This CD-ROM can be viewed by any computer using Adobe Acrobat Reader 4 or later. Adobe Reader 6 or later is recommended to utilize the Fastfind functionality

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