The Resource Report [to the Under-Secretary, Home Dept., Brisbane], on the Aboriginals of the Pennefather (Coen) River district and other coastal tribes occupying the country between the Batavia and Embley Rivers

Report [to the Under-Secretary, Home Dept., Brisbane], on the Aboriginals of the Pennefather (Coen) River district and other coastal tribes occupying the country between the Batavia and Embley Rivers

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Report [to the Under-Secretary, Home Dept., Brisbane], on the Aboriginals of the Pennefather (Coen) River district and other coastal tribes occupying the country between the Batavia and Embley Rivers
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Report [to the Under-Secretary, Home Dept., Brisbane], on the Aboriginals of the Pennefather (Coen) River district and other coastal tribes occupying the country between the Batavia and Embley Rivers
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Summary
Official visit to Weipa and Mapoon mission stations and surrounding districts; geographical names, location of groups; map illustrates territorial divisions; population statistics; notes on narcotics, social relationships, marriage, betrothal etc., childhood, birth; physical deformities; music, sound effects; amusements; tales, myths; navigation, type of canoes, method of manufacture; huts, domestic implements and utensils; weapons; foods, hunting, cooking, list of edible plants, shellfish; general religious beliefs, superstitions, magic, medicine men, medicines; trade & barter, sign language; burial customs; vocabularies of Ngerrikudi, Moreton district, Bertiehaugh and Ducie areas
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Report [to the Under-Secretary, Home Dept., Brisbane], on the Aboriginals of the Pennefather (Coen) River district and other coastal tribes occupying the country between the Batavia and Embley Rivers
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M0051218
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72 p. ; map
Governing access note
  • Open access - reading
  • Partial copying, closed quotation
  • Not for Inter-Library Loan
System control number
0073421
Label
Report [to the Under-Secretary, Home Dept., Brisbane], on the Aboriginals of the Pennefather (Coen) River district and other coastal tribes occupying the country between the Batavia and Embley Rivers
Publication
Control code
M0051218
Extent
72 p. ; map
Governing access note
  • Open access - reading
  • Partial copying, closed quotation
  • Not for Inter-Library Loan
System control number
0073421

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