The Resource Report [to the Commissioner of Police, Brisbane] on the Aboriginals occupying the hinter-land of Princess Charlotte Bay, together with a preface containing suggestions for their better protection and improvement

Report [to the Commissioner of Police, Brisbane] on the Aboriginals occupying the hinter-land of Princess Charlotte Bay, together with a preface containing suggestions for their better protection and improvement

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Report [to the Commissioner of Police, Brisbane] on the Aboriginals occupying the hinter-land of Princess Charlotte Bay, together with a preface containing suggestions for their better protection and improvement
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Report [to the Commissioner of Police, Brisbane] on the Aboriginals occupying the hinter-land of Princess Charlotte Bay, together with a preface containing suggestions for their better protection and improvement
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Summary
Census of natives at crossing of Kennedy, Normanby Rivers, Barrow Point and Starcke River; work of Native Police; Kokorarmol and Kokolamalama groups; map of country traversed, giving tribal locations; expression of ideas by signs (Rarmool & Kokowara); native geographical names (Kokowara); notes on the languages in the area; social and individual nomenclature - Kokowara names identical with Kokorarmool; postures, motions, knowledge of weather, astronomy; taboos, trade & barter; burial customs, birth, inquests; notes on cementing substances, bark troughs, wooden troughs, lawyercane prodder, dilly bags, wooden mallets, stone hammers, weapons; hunting, foods, plants used as medicines, fish traps; mythology, initiation, diagram showing arrangement of bora ground; body decoration; physical peculiarities, deformities etc., diseases; anthropometric records; vocabularies (approx. 150 words) of Kokorarmool and Kokowara
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Report [to the Commissioner of Police, Brisbane] on the Aboriginals occupying the hinter-land of Princess Charlotte Bay, together with a preface containing suggestions for their better protection and improvement
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Publication
Control code
M0051215
Extent
v, 81 p.
Governing access note
  • Open access - reading
  • Partial copying, closed quotation
  • Not for Inter-Library Loan
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
0073417
Label
Report [to the Commissioner of Police, Brisbane] on the Aboriginals occupying the hinter-land of Princess Charlotte Bay, together with a preface containing suggestions for their better protection and improvement
Publication
Control code
M0051215
Extent
v, 81 p.
Governing access note
  • Open access - reading
  • Partial copying, closed quotation
  • Not for Inter-Library Loan
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
0073417

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