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An introduction to the study of certain native tribes of the Northern Territory

Label
An introduction to the study of certain native tribes of the Northern Territory
Title
An introduction to the study of certain native tribes of the Northern Territory
Creator
Subject
Summary
Kinship classification, terms of relationship of Larrakya, Worgait, Port Essington, Melville Island, Djauan, Mungarai and Nullakun tribes; full account of initiation ceremonies (Larrakya, Worgait, Djauan, Mungarai, Nullakun, Melville Island, Port Essington); totemic systems (Melville Island, Port Essington, Larrakya, Worgait, Djauan, Mungarai, Mara, Nullakun, Yungman); sacred sticks and traditions associated with them; traditions associated with ancestral heroes; myths concerning Kunapippi (Mungarai), Sugar Bag man (Yungman), Snake man & Thunder man (Mungarai), Rainbow man (Nullakun); beliefs regarding origin of children and reincarnation; burial rites (Larrakya, Melville Island, Mungarai, Mara); mutilation of the body, camps, shelters etc
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1860-1929
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Spencer, Baldwin
Date time place
1912
Series statement
Bulletin of the Northern Territory;
Series volume
no.2
Label
An introduction to the study of certain native tribes of the Northern Territory
Instantiates
Publication
Note
pls.; map
Control code
M0052108
Extent
57 p.
System control number
0074650
Label
An introduction to the study of certain native tribes of the Northern Territory
Publication
Note
pls.; map
Control code
M0052108
Extent
57 p.
System control number
0074650

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