The Resource Notes on Aboriginal tribes

Notes on Aboriginal tribes

Label
Notes on Aboriginal tribes
Title
Notes on Aboriginal tribes
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Summary
Reminiscences dating back to 1850s; Adornment, possum skin rugs, dilly bags; method of hunting, fishing, division of labour; mourning; medicine men; weapons; Tribe on Yugilbar Station, importance of learning local language, physical appearance, tribal doctor (coloured stones, disease produced by introduction of crystal to body, fire stick headache cure), Queybaum King of Tugarinba & Gundarinba met on; Richmond R., brief notes on selection of wife, mother-in-law avoidance, cicatrization, marriage ceremony (finger joint removal, tooth avulsion), penalty for elopement, levirate, food sharing, burial customs, grave marker, inter-tribal warfare; cites willingness of Cape York Aborigines to go out at night as evidence of cannibalism seen, note on cutting off feet of white man
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Bundock, Mary E
Date time place
[c.1898]
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  • Bundock, Mary E
  • De Bertrodano, R. E
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Queybaum, Charley
Label
Notes on Aboriginal tribes
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Typescript
  • Photocopy
Contents
Notes on the Richmond River blacks / by Miss Mary Bundock of Wyangarie cattle station -- Notes on Clarence River Aborigines / R. E. de Bertodano
Control code
M0034047
Extent
20 p.
Governing access note
Open access - reading. Open copying & quotation. Not for Inter-Library Loan
System control number
0057856
Label
Notes on Aboriginal tribes
Publication
Note
  • Typescript
  • Photocopy
Contents
Notes on the Richmond River blacks / by Miss Mary Bundock of Wyangarie cattle station -- Notes on Clarence River Aborigines / R. E. de Bertodano
Control code
M0034047
Extent
20 p.
Governing access note
Open access - reading. Open copying & quotation. Not for Inter-Library Loan
System control number
0057856

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