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Notes on the social organization of Australian tribes

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Notes on the social organization of Australian tribes
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Notes on the social organization of Australian tribes
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Definitions of terms used in article; approximate positions of tribes shown on sketch maps; p.225-241; Yaralde - name of both tribe & language, Tanganalun, legend of origin of Yaralde, clans and totems listed, local organization, population, relationship system and terms; betrothal and marriage arrangements; p.241-242; Tanganalun clans & totems listed; p.242-250; Notes on clans of Koraulun, Portaulun, Ngaraltu, Nganguruku (with details and terms of relationship), Ngaiyau, Nauait, Yirau, Yugu, Ngintait, Mauraura, Karin, Laitu-laitu, Tati-tati, Waka-Waka, Mati-Mati; p.251-253, Appendix l; Clans of the Narrinyeri, gives name, English translation, totem; p.424- 432; System of Wongaibon - clans, terms of relationship commonly used by men to denote their various relatives; marriage rules; p.432-433; Note on the Ngiambar tribe or sub-tribe of the Weilwari; p.433-443; Murawari tribe - sections, totemic clans, relationship system & terms in the fathers moiety; marriage rules, totemic rituals; initiation, gives word of song (no translation), opossum secret song with translation, ancestor legend which started in Baderi tribal land; totemism (clan & personal); p.443-447; Notes on social organization of New South Wales generally - includes Wongaibon, locations of tribes given
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Notes on the social organization of Australian tribes
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Digitisation status: digitised
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M0050804
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p. 222-253
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0072862
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Notes on the social organization of Australian tribes
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Note
Digitisation status: digitised
Control code
M0050804
Extent
p. 222-253
Other physical details
maps
System control number
0072862

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