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Kitchen middens and native ovens

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Kitchen middens and native ovens
Title
Kitchen middens and native ovens
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Summary
Accumulation of shells, stone implements of quartzite, flaked chert, one ground axe found at middens western shore of Wilsons Promontory, lists mollusca, bird & animal remains, charred wood; Skeletal remains; Description of native ovens River Plenty & Merri Creek, River Murray near Morgan (Brough Smyth & Etheridge); Koondrook, Murray River area canoe trees, mounds of loose soil no indication of use as ovens; Quotes Dawson; camp sites, ash mounds, used as burial places in some circumstances by Chaawuurong tribe; Skeletal remains & bones found in 5 mounds examined when excavated
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1860-1929
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Spencer, Baldwin
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  • Etheridge, R.
  • Smyth, R. Brough
  • Dawson, Robert Leycester
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Kitchen middens and native ovens
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Publication
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M0041280
Extent
1 volume
System control number
0048149
Label
Kitchen middens and native ovens
Publication
Control code
M0041280
Extent
1 volume
System control number
0048149

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