The Resource Account of natives of New South Wales, Nov. 1821

Account of natives of New South Wales, Nov. 1821

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Account of natives of New South Wales, Nov. 1821
Title
Account of natives of New South Wales, Nov. 1821
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Summary
p.961-76; Customs, beliefs, superstitions of Aborigines of N.S.W.; physical characteristics, body markings, women with two joints of little finger missing; tooth avulsion, description of ceremony; Fishing; catching birds; native dwellings; treatment of aged and infirm; clothing; Description of ceremonies - giving young men power over the dog; giving them power to kill the kangaroo; giving them good sight and power to fight well; Belief in apparitions, fear of thunder and lightning attitude to grief, magic
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1785-1852
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Leigh, Samuel
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Account of natives of New South Wales, Nov. 1821
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Held In; State Library of New South Wales, Sydney; M-B.T. Box 52
Control code
M0046617
System control number
0066968
Label
Account of natives of New South Wales, Nov. 1821
Publication
Note
Held In; State Library of New South Wales, Sydney; M-B.T. Box 52
Control code
M0046617
System control number
0066968

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