The Resource Report on survey of sacred sites - Gove Peninsula, 8th-20th June, 1966

Report on survey of sacred sites - Gove Peninsula, 8th-20th June, 1966

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Report on survey of sacred sites - Gove Peninsula, 8th-20th June, 1966
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Report on survey of sacred sites - Gove Peninsula, 8th-20th June, 1966
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Outlines purpose of survey by Gomaidj & Rirajingu for Yirrkala area accepted by other claans after power struggle following killing of Carmali; Meeting between Select Committee & Gomaidj, Rirajingu, Mangalili, Dalwangu, Maragula, Djapu, representatives; Outlines power-politics atmosphere, geographical features, site locations of totemic spirits Whale (Ngurru-Miapunu) southern shores Cape Arnhem & Wudjungduru; Lightning Snakes Cape Arnhem; Dogs, 2 rocks, 2 trees Cape Arnhem Morning Star Rocky Point; Thunderman, cliff face & seaward summit Mt. Dundas, 2 locations Latram R., Wudawoi; Turtle Hunter, 4 rocks Mt. Dundas; Hunter of Wild Bee Honey, Mt. Saunders & East Woody Is., Origin of all animals, area south east Eldo Tracking Station; Non-sacred site north shore Dalywoi Bay, stones used to record Macassan material culture to be preserved, also 2 sites Melville Bay; Sites not related to major mythology, rituals performed where people gather, i.e. Djungguan performed Yirrkala Mission; Representatives name, clan, moiety, totem given; Appendix gives outline of legend connected with sites; Survey of sites compiled by R.M. Berndt 1964
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Australia
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1916-1990
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Berndt, Ronald M.
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Report on survey of sacred sites - Gove Peninsula, 8th-20th June, 1966
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tbls.; Typescript
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M0033239
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Open access - reading. Closed copying & quotation Principal and/or Depositor's permission. Not for Inter-Library Loan
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Report on survey of sacred sites - Gove Peninsula, 8th-20th June, 1966
Publication
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tbls.; Typescript
Control code
M0033239
Extent
11p.
Governing access note
Open access - reading. Closed copying & quotation Principal and/or Depositor's permission. Not for Inter-Library Loan
Stock number
6011
System control number
0056672

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