The Resource Diary of a visit to Ernabella to establish a Presbyterian mission, 24 May - 24 Oct. 1937

Diary of a visit to Ernabella to establish a Presbyterian mission, 24 May - 24 Oct. 1937

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Diary of a visit to Ernabella to establish a Presbyterian mission, 24 May - 24 Oct. 1937
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Diary of a visit to Ernabella to establish a Presbyterian mission, 24 May - 24 Oct. 1937
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Through country north of Musgrave Range in company with H.R. Balfour & Dr. L.J. Balfour; Aborigines of the Wirtjapokandja tribe hold country as far as Operina, Pitjantjara further to the west; Women employed as shepherds; Method of carrying & treating kangaroo different from Kimberleys; Rock paintings at Erli-wanga-wanga, corroboree performed; Dr. Balfour states Luritja is Aranda word for yaws; Stone arrangement at Operina (Wallaby wuru); Ayers Rock - paintings in shallow caves Digging for honey ants near Mt. Olga; Alkunjanda Rockhole paintings; physical condition of natives at Ernabella; Preparing mission for the arrival of the first superintendent (Rev. H. Taylor); Throughout diary gives native names for rockholes, wells & other geographical features
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Love, J. R. B.
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Diary of a visit to Ernabella to establish a Presbyterian mission, 24 May - 24 Oct. 1937
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Publication
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M0046937
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1v. (102p.)
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Open access - reading. Closed copying & quotation. Principal and/or Depositor's permission. Not for Inter-Library Loan
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0067406
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Diary of a visit to Ernabella to establish a Presbyterian mission, 24 May - 24 Oct. 1937
Publication
Control code
M0046937
Extent
1v. (102p.)
Governing access note
Open access - reading. Closed copying & quotation. Principal and/or Depositor's permission. Not for Inter-Library Loan
System control number
0067406

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