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The Resource Bridging the generations : proceedings of the Fourth Australasian Congress on Genealogy and Heraldry, Canberra 1986, compiled by Geoffrey Burkhardt and Peter Procter

Bridging the generations : proceedings of the Fourth Australasian Congress on Genealogy and Heraldry, Canberra 1986, compiled by Geoffrey Burkhardt and Peter Procter

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Bridging the generations : proceedings of the Fourth Australasian Congress on Genealogy and Heraldry, Canberra 1986
Title
Bridging the generations
Title remainder
proceedings of the Fourth Australasian Congress on Genealogy and Heraldry, Canberra 1986
Statement of responsibility
compiled by Geoffrey Burkhardt and Peter Procter
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Compiler
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eng
Summary
Provides a history of the study of Aboriginal genealogy and explains some features of Aboriginal culture like the prohibition of naming the dead, concern with social rather than genetic parentage, polygamy, people having up to eleven forms of address (like nicknames, terms denoting age and status, kinship, or terms denoting 'no name') which all make Aboriginal genealogy interesting p. 41-47; mentions a religious concept of eternal Dreaming where it encompasses the remote past yet is only two generations behind the present generation p. 44-45; includes references and the genealogy of Tulaba or Billy McLeod (ca. 1831 - 1886) p. 48-51; mentions using the Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies Library to assist with genealogical research
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ANU
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burkhardt, Geoffrey
  • Procter, Peter
  • Barwick, Diane
  • Lucas, Rodney
  • Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies
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  • Karlba-guran
  • Australasian Congress on Genealogy and Heraldry
  • Genealogy
  • Heraldry
  • Australia
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Bridging the generations : proceedings of the Fourth Australasian Congress on Genealogy and Heraldry, Canberra 1986, compiled by Geoffrey Burkhardt and Peter Procter
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Publication
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volume
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
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rdacontent
Contents
Australian Aboriginal genealogies: a review of research and resources / Diane E Barwick and Rodney Lucas
Control code
000021962195
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xvi, 464 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
Received from the Tom Austen Brown collection.
Isbn
9780949543059
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unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
Bridging the generations : proceedings of the Fourth Australasian Congress on Genealogy and Heraldry, Canberra 1986, compiled by Geoffrey Burkhardt and Peter Procter
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Australian Aboriginal genealogies: a review of research and resources / Diane E Barwick and Rodney Lucas
Control code
000021962195
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xvi, 464 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
Received from the Tom Austen Brown collection.
Isbn
9780949543059
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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