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Certain aspects of the material culture of the Aborigines of the Richmond and Tweed River Valleys, Miss S. Sullivan

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Certain aspects of the material culture of the Aborigines of the Richmond and Tweed River Valleys
Title
Certain aspects of the material culture of the Aborigines of the Richmond and Tweed River Valleys
Statement of responsibility
Miss S. Sullivan
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Subject
Summary
Early contacts with Europeans; tribal organization outlined briefly; physical appearance, population; general ecology - comparison with conditions of Central Australia; food - types, methods of hunting, collecting; traditional tasks of men and women; increase ceremonies, food taboos; use of boomerangs, spears, clubs, throwing sticks; Bunya festival - tribal travel to Moreton Bay preservation of fruit; trade with coastal Aborigines; canoes, basketry; variety of implements, weapons; ritual scarification of initiates; footnote gives tribal names
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1944-
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Sullivan, Sharon
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Certain aspects of the material culture of the Aborigines of the Richmond and Tweed River Valleys, Miss S. Sullivan
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Publication
Note
Footnotes: p. 16-17
Control code
M0052528
Extent
1 volume
Stock number
p 4158
System control number
0075299
Label
Certain aspects of the material culture of the Aborigines of the Richmond and Tweed River Valleys, Miss S. Sullivan
Publication
Note
Footnotes: p. 16-17
Control code
M0052528
Extent
1 volume
Stock number
p 4158
System control number
0075299

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