The Resource Manners and customs of the Aborigines of the Encounter Bay tribe, South Australia

Manners and customs of the Aborigines of the Encounter Bay tribe, South Australia

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Manners and customs of the Aborigines of the Encounter Bay tribe, South Australia
Title
Manners and customs of the Aborigines of the Encounter Bay tribe, South Australia
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Subject
Summary
Brief description from birth - care of child during infancy - infanticide practiced on deformed, weak or illegitimate children or those making more that two in family; food allowed & restrictions on various members; initiation of young men, giving of girls in marriage & account of ceremony; construction of shelters by women, methods of catching fish, birds & animals & cooking preparations; magic used for killing enemies, treatment of illnesses by medicine man; different methods of burial practices - myths related; bodily ornamentation of men for tribal dances, with participation of women at Mootabaringar; legend of rain & origin of languages; also In Native tribes of South Australia, 1879; 183-206
Additional physical form
Original version available electronically at http://www.library.adelaide.edu.au/digitised/SAhistory/sahistory.html
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Meyer, H. A. E.
Series statement
Facsimile:Microfilmed by SPL, Adel., 1962
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Manners and customs of the Aborigines of the Encounter Bay tribe, South Australia
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/sites/default/files/catalogue_resources//m0048763.pdf
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Also found in the original and facsimilie edition of 'Native Tribes of South Australia' (RB N278.28/N1);1879; 1997
  • Copy 1 is a bound photocopy. Second edition (2000) available on open stacks (p Mey)
Control code
M0048763
Extent
15 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 donated by ATSIC
System control number
0069829
System details
System requirements: pdf reader required to view electronic version
Label
Manners and customs of the Aborigines of the Encounter Bay tribe, South Australia
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/sites/default/files/catalogue_resources//m0048763.pdf
Publication
Note
  • Also found in the original and facsimilie edition of 'Native Tribes of South Australia' (RB N278.28/N1);1879; 1997
  • Copy 1 is a bound photocopy. Second edition (2000) available on open stacks (p Mey)
Control code
M0048763
Extent
15 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 donated by ATSIC
System control number
0069829
System details
System requirements: pdf reader required to view electronic version

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