The Resource Account of Aborigines

Account of Aborigines

Label
Account of Aborigines
Title
Account of Aborigines
Creator
Subject
Summary
Written to L.J. La Trobe, myth of Punjil, the creation of man, woman, the first fire notions of flood, origin of wind. thunder & lighting; superstition about consulting bears; the mountain Warmum near Westernport; Rainmaking - gives words of song; medicine men; encampments; Fight between Barrabool & Buninyoung natives; inter-tribal relationship & arrangement of encampment for meetings; Tanderrum ceremony described, female puberty ceremony - Turrukercook, male initiation
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1793-1867
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Thomas, William
Label
Account of Aborigines
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
M0052785
System control number
0075700
Label
Account of Aborigines
Publication
Control code
M0052785
System control number
0075700

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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