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The Resource Douglas Lockwood's I, the Aboriginal, illustrations by Ainslie Roberts

Douglas Lockwood's I, the Aboriginal, illustrations by Ainslie Roberts

Label
Douglas Lockwood's I, the Aboriginal
Title
Douglas Lockwood's I, the Aboriginal
Statement of responsibility
illustrations by Ainslie Roberts
Title variation
I, the Aboriginal
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Life story of Phillip Roberts (Wailpuldanya of Alawa tribe) written from interviews; Includes information on general life, life cycle (especially childhood education), ceremonies (Kunapipi and Yabudurawa), role of the songman, marriage arrangements & rules; Meaning of finger talk, magic, bonepointing, removal of kidney fat; Tribal fights, punishments; Women's ceremonies, body decorations; After death beliefs; Darwin Lazaret, effect of communicable diseases; Phillip Roberts work as medical orderly in Darwin
Biography type
individual biography
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1918-1980
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Lockwood, Douglas
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1911-1993
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Roberts, Ainslie
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Roberts, Philip
  • Aboriginal Australians
Label
Douglas Lockwood's I, the Aboriginal, illustrations by Ainslie Roberts
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • First illustrated edition
  • First published, Adelaide: Rigby, 1962
Control code
000001724768
Dimensions
25cm.
Extent
200p.
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library loan
Immediate source of acquisition
  • Copy 1 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
  • Coy 2 received from Lindsay Cleland
Isbn
9780727013651
Other physical details
ill.(part col.), maps on endpapers
Label
Douglas Lockwood's I, the Aboriginal, illustrations by Ainslie Roberts
Publication
Note
  • First illustrated edition
  • First published, Adelaide: Rigby, 1962
Control code
000001724768
Dimensions
25cm.
Extent
200p.
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library loan
Immediate source of acquisition
  • Copy 1 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
  • Coy 2 received from Lindsay Cleland
Isbn
9780727013651
Other physical details
ill.(part col.), maps on endpapers

Library Locations

    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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