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Our Australian blacks, by J.R.B. Love

Label
Our Australian blacks
Title
Our Australian blacks
Statement of responsibility
by J.R.B. Love
Creator
Subject
Summary
Childrens book; short notes on construction of shelters (Port George IV mission, Roper River, north Queensland); bark sheets to keep off rain; body ornaments (Port George IV), hair dressing, corroborees, cicatrization, hunting & collecting (Dieri & Worora names for digging stick), spear making & use, babies, childhood, toys & games (Kookatha, Dieri, north Queensland), marriage, avoidance, old age; tree graves (Barrow Creek, Daly Waters), cave burial (Port George IV), religious beliefs (Glenelg River Wonjuna paintings, Killalpanina), cannibalism; early contacts; history of Presbyterian missions, conditions at missions
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Love, J. R. B.
Date time place
1922
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  • Aurukun Mission
  • Mapoon Mission (Qld.)
  • Mornington Island Mission (Qld.)
  • Port George IV Mission (W.A.)
  • Ramahyuck Aboriginal Mission Station (Vic.)
  • Weipa Mission
Label
Our Australian blacks, by J.R.B. Love
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Original held in Rare pamphlet collection ; Open Stack copy is a photocopy
Control code
M0056833
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
35 p.
Other physical details
ill., map
Stock number
p 8002
System control number
0081011
Label
Our Australian blacks, by J.R.B. Love
Publication
Note
Original held in Rare pamphlet collection ; Open Stack copy is a photocopy
Control code
M0056833
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
35 p.
Other physical details
ill., map
Stock number
p 8002
System control number
0081011

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