The Resource The Aborigines of Victoria and Riverina

The Aborigines of Victoria and Riverina

Label
The Aborigines of Victoria and Riverina
Title
The Aborigines of Victoria and Riverina
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Subject
Summary
Brief notes on leadership; diseases and ways of healing; kinds of food; marital and sexual relationships; the use of women; cannibalism; cooking places; burial and mourning ceremonies; recreational activities; the making and uses of weapons and canoes; the uses and kinds of fibres; ways of catching fish and ducks; religious concepts and magic; construction of huts; crime and justice; value of native dogs; concepts of geography and astronomy; division of the year; concept of numbers; songs and corroberies; firemaking; tattooing; making of opossum cloaks; native mills; legends of courtenie (native companion) and kurwie (emu) and of the ogre Ngarou; magicians (Bangals); messengers (Ngallow Wattows); general linguistics information; vocabulary; Watty Watty and Litchoo Litchoo tribes; Published posthumously
Label
The Aborigines of Victoria and Riverina
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
M0033351
Extent
191 p.
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
Stock number
RB 4902
System control number
0056825
Label
The Aborigines of Victoria and Riverina
Publication
Control code
M0033351
Extent
191 p.
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
Stock number
RB 4902
System control number
0056825

Library Locations

    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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