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Remarks on the probable origin and antiquity of the Aboriginal natives of New South Wales / by a Colonial Magistrate

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Remarks on the probable origin and antiquity of the Aboriginal natives of New South Wales / by a Colonial Magistrate
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Remarks on the probable origin and antiquity of the Aboriginal natives of New South Wales / by a Colonial Magistrate
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Subject
Summary
Points out similarities between Aboriginal culture and several old world cultures; Includes myths from W.A., Loddon River, Western Port, Melbourne and Murray district, Vic.; cosmological belief, Adelaide district, S.A.; Notes on circumcision in northern N.S.W. and S.A., infanticide in N.S.W. and Vic. (near Melb).; Personal names, marriage, revenge for killings in N.S.W.; Cave paintings, Glenelg River, reported by Grey 1838; Beliefs about mythological serpent, N.S.W.; Vocab. of 20 words, showing similarities to old world words; Various theories of origin of Aborigines; Population; Sacred stones, W.A
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Hull, W
Date time place
1846
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Remarks on the probable origin and antiquity of the Aboriginal natives of New South Wales / by a Colonial Magistrate
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Publication
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diags
Control code
M0044076
Extent
ii, 40p.
System control number
0053570
Label
Remarks on the probable origin and antiquity of the Aboriginal natives of New South Wales / by a Colonial Magistrate
Publication
Note
diags
Control code
M0044076
Extent
ii, 40p.
System control number
0053570

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