The Resource Natives of Groote Eylandt and of the west coast of the Gulf of Carpentaria. pts. [I], II and III, by Norman B. Tindale

Natives of Groote Eylandt and of the west coast of the Gulf of Carpentaria. pts. [I], II and III, by Norman B. Tindale

Label
Natives of Groote Eylandt and of the west coast of the Gulf of Carpentaria. pts. [I], II and III
Title
Natives of Groote Eylandt and of the west coast of the Gulf of Carpentaria. pts. [I], II and III
Statement of responsibility
by Norman B. Tindale
Creator
Subject
Summary
Fieldwork 1921-22; Pt.1; Location of tribes, with sketch map showing distribution; names of groups on Groote Eylandt, map showing native locality names; evidence of Malay influence; childrens life education; initiation ceremonies - circumcision & scarification (Ingura, Balamumu, Nungubuyu, Ngandi); women & marriage, betrothal, shyness & modesty of Ingura women, clothing & decoration; disposal of dead - Yingijungudagena and Alalukiyina ceremonies; avenging spear throwing, food supply, hunting & fishing, food sharing custom, cooking; Amalipa ceremonies - description & sketch showing ceremonial ground; music, types of instruments, weapons, ceremonial objects; Pt.2; Ingura manufacture & types of canoes, paddles, camp & shelters, uses and making of string and rope; pictorial art - cave paintings, red pigment obtained by trading; vocabulary, sign language; Macassan and Malay influences on culture; list of words used by Ingura of foreign origin
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1900-1993
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Tindale, Norman B.
Label
Natives of Groote Eylandt and of the west coast of the Gulf of Carpentaria. pts. [I], II and III, by Norman B. Tindale
Instantiates
Note
  • Note: pts I & II in South Australian Museum Records; pt III in Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia
  • Digitisation status: digitised
Control code
M0053153
Extent
1 v.
Stock number
  • p 3013
  • p 12276
System control number
  • (Sirsi) M0053153
  • 0076167
Label
Natives of Groote Eylandt and of the west coast of the Gulf of Carpentaria. pts. [I], II and III, by Norman B. Tindale
Note
  • Note: pts I & II in South Australian Museum Records; pt III in Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia
  • Digitisation status: digitised
Control code
M0053153
Extent
1 v.
Stock number
  • p 3013
  • p 12276
System control number
  • (Sirsi) M0053153
  • 0076167

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