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Wild country and wild tribes : a tour in north Queensland

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Wild country and wild tribes : a tour in north Queensland
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Wild country and wild tribes : a tour in north Queensland
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Pts. 1 & 2; survey of early exploration; hostile tribes in Somerset area; pt.3; Types of food, Coen area; collecting of lily bulbs by women; pt.4; Weapons at Mapoon; few native geographical names given; camp site at mouth of Mission R.; pt.5; Contact with Chalittanbree and Tlime-ee-coothce tribes at Duyfken Point - physical characteristics described; types of canoes used; pt.6, 7; Includes vocab. of approx. 200 words - Coen R. (gailigotthes) and Upper Archer R.; Tribal groupings Moreton Station area; Detailed physical account; Types of weapons (with illustrations), ornaments; pt.8; Foods (Batavia R.), tooth avulsion; Vocabs. of Moreton tribe, Batavia R. (Beeoioo) and upper Ducie (Andiungga) - approx. 100 words; pt.9; Contact with natives on Red Island, survivors of the Yardigan tribe of Cape York; Names of Ducie & Batavia people & brief vocabulary of Albatross Bay (30 words); pt.10; Cooktown and environs - Cocoyimmayer speech; Census; Hostilities between groups; Vocabs. of Albatross Bay (Yardigan) Gootung tribes; pt.11; Description of Bora of the Annan; pt.12; Bloomfield R. - Coco-Yallanjie people - cannibalism practiced; pt.13; Port Douglas - Chabbuki tribe; Approx. 100 words of Otattie and Merricahba; pt.14; Vocab. of Bertie Haugh tribe (Ahcanjadiddi) - 30 words; pt.15; Ascent of Mt. Alexandra; Types of canoes used Early hostilities, depredations, relationship between whites and natives
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1851-1924
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Meston, Archibald
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Wild country and wild tribes : a tour in north Queensland
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  • Held in Queensland State library
  • p.850 marked to be continued but never continued as far as can be ascertained
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M0048717
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0069770
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Wild country and wild tribes : a tour in north Queensland
Publication
Note
  • Held in Queensland State library
  • p.850 marked to be continued but never continued as far as can be ascertained
Control code
M0048717
System control number
0069770

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