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Tom Petrie's reminiscences of early Queensland, Constance Campbell Petrie

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Tom Petrie's reminiscences of early Queensland
Title
Tom Petrie's reminiscences of early Queensland
Statement of responsibility
Constance Campbell Petrie
Creator
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Bonyi feasts in Blackall Range; cannibalism, body ornaments, painting and cicatrization; 2 corroboree songs - words with music transcript; medicine men; magic stones, burial customs, method of discovering murders; Kippa and Mallara ceremomies of initiation, ritual decoration, ceremonial fighting, bora ring sites around Brisbane area; Removal of finger joint (females); Exchange of goods at Corroborees; Dream beliefs; Native remedies for sickness, curative properties of dugong; Methods of hunting and fishing, use of porpoises; types of food and preparation, obtaining of water, making fire; Canoe making, types of huts, weapons (including shields), vessels, string and basket making; Types of games; physical characteristics; Legends; Inter-tribal marriage; Early clashes and murders; inter-tribal relations - Stradbroke Island, Bribie, Moroochy, Brisbane groups; Notes on Bribie Island Reserve; trackers, Expedition to Wide Bay River in 1842 - encounters with natives (Andrew Petrie); List of places, names, plants, and trees with word list of approximately 60 words (Bribie Island, Maroochy, Glass House Mountain dialects)
Cataloging source
ANB
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1873-1926
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Petrie, Constance Campbell
Dewey number
  • 994.302/092/4
  • 994.3/0049915
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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1873-1926
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Petrie, Constance Campbell
Series statement
Queensland classic
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  • Petrie, Tom
  • Gwaia
  • Bournbobian
  • Putingga
  • Durramboi
  • Menvil Wanmuarn
  • Yilbung
  • Dundalli
  • Ommuli
  • Dalngang
  • Dalaipi
  • King Sandy
  • Puram
  • Karal
  • Governor Banjur
  • Warraba
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Queensland
  • Queensland
Label
Tom Petrie's reminiscences of early Queensland, Constance Campbell Petrie
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Publication
Note
  • See also earlier editions at RB P495.38/T1 (1904) and RB P495.38/T2 for plates of illustrations, including photographs of Aboriginal people of the area
  • First published: Brisbane : Watson, Ferguson & Co., 1904
Control code
000002454288
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
xxii, 323 p.
Isbn
9780207146299
Label
Tom Petrie's reminiscences of early Queensland, Constance Campbell Petrie
Publication
Note
  • See also earlier editions at RB P495.38/T1 (1904) and RB P495.38/T2 for plates of illustrations, including photographs of Aboriginal people of the area
  • First published: Brisbane : Watson, Ferguson & Co., 1904
Control code
000002454288
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
xxii, 323 p.
Isbn
9780207146299

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