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The Resource The people in between : the Pitjantjatjara people of Ernabella, by Winifred M. Hilliard

The people in between : the Pitjantjatjara people of Ernabella, by Winifred M. Hilliard

Label
The people in between : the Pitjantjatjara people of Ernabella
Title
The people in between
Title remainder
the Pitjantjatjara people of Ernabella
Statement of responsibility
by Winifred M. Hilliard
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Quotes from various explorers on early impressions of natives; Ernabella Mission established 1937, belief in assimilation through respect & friendship; Language, exogamous rules, morality, hunting & food gathering, cooking, child care & burial customs; Work of Mission, employment, craft skills, artistic ability; Outline of help & guidance needed
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1921-2012
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Hilliard, Winifred M.
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Duguid, Charles
  • Ernabella Mission
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Pitjantjatjara (Australian people)
  • Religion
Target audience
adult
Label
The people in between : the Pitjantjatjara people of Ernabella, by Winifred M. Hilliard
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references: p. 243-246
Contents
The dreams become nightmares -- Giles doscovers the Pitjantjatjara country -- Gosse and forrest follow in the way -- Stock routes and fresh pastures -- Gold-seekers -- The brink of disaster -- Yet another mission -- We meet the Pitjantjatjara people -- The ordered society day by day -- "Man does not live by bread alone..." -- The mission that grew with its people -- ... to hell the sick... -- NO work, no food. Men's employment -- The school -- Women's employment -- Spiritual work -- In retrospect -- Appendixes : Report by Rev. J.R.B. Love and DR. Lewis J. Balfour -- Account of measles epidemic 1948 -- Childbirth complications -- Pitjantjatjara words used in text -- Staff members since establishment of the mission
Control code
M0043556
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
253 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 3 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Isbn
9780727001597
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps, ports,
Stock number
5343, 12293
System control number
0052562
Label
The people in between : the Pitjantjatjara people of Ernabella, by Winifred M. Hilliard
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references: p. 243-246
Contents
The dreams become nightmares -- Giles doscovers the Pitjantjatjara country -- Gosse and forrest follow in the way -- Stock routes and fresh pastures -- Gold-seekers -- The brink of disaster -- Yet another mission -- We meet the Pitjantjatjara people -- The ordered society day by day -- "Man does not live by bread alone..." -- The mission that grew with its people -- ... to hell the sick... -- NO work, no food. Men's employment -- The school -- Women's employment -- Spiritual work -- In retrospect -- Appendixes : Report by Rev. J.R.B. Love and DR. Lewis J. Balfour -- Account of measles epidemic 1948 -- Childbirth complications -- Pitjantjatjara words used in text -- Staff members since establishment of the mission
Control code
M0043556
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
253 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 3 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Isbn
9780727001597
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps, ports,
Stock number
5343, 12293
System control number
0052562

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