The Resource Notes on the Aborigines of Roebuck Bay, W.A

Notes on the Aborigines of Roebuck Bay, W.A

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Notes on the Aborigines of Roebuck Bay, W.A
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Notes on the Aborigines of Roebuck Bay, W.A
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Summary
Extracts from letters written between 1898 and 1901; cicatrization, decoration of body, pearl shell coverings, method of fire-making; corroborees, marriage laws, initiation rites (male & female); talking sticks and their uses; mortuary rites, cannibalism (ceremonial and economic); myths; illustrations of tribal markings and designs; list of 30 objects in collection of Mr. C.J. Taylor includes weapons, pubic coverings, implements
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Notes on the Aborigines of Roebuck Bay, W.A
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M0050325
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1 volume
System control number
0072129
Label
Notes on the Aborigines of Roebuck Bay, W.A
Publication
Control code
M0050325
Extent
1 volume
System control number
0072129

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    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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