The Resource Games, sports, and amusements, by Walter E. Roth

Games, sports, and amusements, by Walter E. Roth

Label
Games, sports, and amusements
Title
Games, sports, and amusements
Statement of responsibility
by Walter E. Roth
Creator
Subject
Summary
Imaginative games, tales & stories, gives 9 examples (Koko-Rarmul, Koko Warra, Nggerikudi, Koko Mini, Pitta Pitta & Yanda); realistic games (Bloomfield River, Cape Bedford, Cairns, Selwyn Range (Kalkadun), Tully River, Princess Charlotte Bay, Maitakudi, Rockhampton); imitative games (Cape Bedford, Bloomfield, Boggy Creek); string figures with illustrations (Atherton, Palmer River, Capes Grafton & Bedford, Princess Charlotte Bay, Tully River, Burketown, Night Island); sand pictures (Boulia), rock engravings (Glenormiston); rock paintings (Clack Island, Cooktown, Bloomfield, Palmer Rivers, Hughenden, Cloncurry); imitation of adults (Cairns, upper Normanby, Cape Bedford); dolls (Lower Tully, Cape Bedford, Cairns, Keppel Island); hunting & collecting (Cooktown, Cape Bedford, McIvor River, Lower Tully, upper Normanby, Atherton, N.W. Central districts); ceremonial & warfare (Bloomfield, Lower Tully, Cape Grafton, Atherton, Wellesley Islands, Burketown, Wollogorang, Cardwell, Tully River); play with balls (N.W. Central - Kalkadun, Bloomfield River, Cooktown, Butchers Hill, Cape Bedford, Boulia, Georgina, Cloncurry, Tully River); tops (Cape Grafton, Cape Bedford, Tully River); sticks etc. (Gladstone, upper Normanby, Boulia, Marion Downs, Cloncurry, Cairns); pit-throwing (Kalkadun); musical games & songs, subject matter, gives lines of songs with translations - Pitta Pitta (Boulia), Mallanpara (Tully); dances (Boulia, Tully); corroborees (Tully, Boulia, Cloncurry); musical instruments (Cooktown, Laura, Bloomfield, Daintree, Cape Grafton, Normanton, Atherton, upper Georgina, Cairns, Pennefather River)
Is part of
Date time place
1902
Label
Games, sports, and amusements, by Walter E. Roth
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
M0051191
Dimensions
33 cm
Extent
24 pages
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
Immediate source of acquisition
  • RBF copy donated from W.E.H. Stanner collection
  • RB R845.98/G1 copy 1 donation from ATSIC.
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
0073387
Label
Games, sports, and amusements, by Walter E. Roth
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
M0051191
Dimensions
33 cm
Extent
24 pages
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
Immediate source of acquisition
  • RBF copy donated from W.E.H. Stanner collection
  • RB R845.98/G1 copy 1 donation from ATSIC.
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
0073387

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