The Resource The Australian Lutheran almanac : for the year 1919

The Australian Lutheran almanac : for the year 1919

Label
The Australian Lutheran almanac : for the year 1919
Title
The Australian Lutheran almanac
Title remainder
for the year 1919
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
General account of Aboriginal society compiled from Curr, Mathew, Meyer, Horn Expedition and Pictorial Aboriginal History if Australasia; origins, appearance, customs - tooth avulsion, septum piercing, cicatrisation, body painting; initiation; clothing; fire making; attitudes to the body - hygiene and signs of affection; government; kinship as marriage laws; infanticide; gender relations; weapons, warfare and duels; sorcery and hair charms; cannibalism; food; corroborees - musical instruments (trumpet); mourning and burial; tracking; work of missionaries; child rearing - extensive quote from Meyer repeating major themes
Action
Treatment: (6/12/2005) Removed secondary binding and staples. Repair to jacket and torn leaves using Japanese tissue and Western paper (acrylic tinted) with paste and paste/EVA adhesive. rehoused in custom made box.
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Luther, Martin
  • Lutheran Church
  • Lutheran Church
  • Almanacs, Australian
Label
The Australian Lutheran almanac : for the year 1919
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
A short sketch of the history, manners, and customs of the Aborigines of Australia
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
148 p.
Governing access note
Not for Interlibrary Loan
Immediate source of acquisition
Donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Label
The Australian Lutheran almanac : for the year 1919
Publication
Contents
A short sketch of the history, manners, and customs of the Aborigines of Australia
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
148 p.
Governing access note
Not for Interlibrary Loan
Immediate source of acquisition
Donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Other physical details
ill., ports.

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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