The Resource Australian canoes and rafts

Australian canoes and rafts

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Australian canoes and rafts
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Australian canoes and rafts
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Bark canoe from the Gulf coast illustrated and method of manufacture described; use of shell as bailer; East Coast bark canoe and manufacture described; on Tully River wooden paddles have replaced pearl-shells used before Europeans; dugouts traded from Torres Straits and also manufactured on extreme north of Cape York Peninsula and south to Hinchinbrook Island; single and double outrigger types; raft from Wellesley Group illustrated and described; log rafts (Mulgrave, Russell, Barron, Tully Island) manufacture and use
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Australian canoes and rafts
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M0051179
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0073375
Label
Australian canoes and rafts
Publication
Control code
M0051179
System control number
0073375

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      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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