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Postures and abnormalities / by Walter E. Roth
Bib ID 150018
Format BookBook
Roth, Walter Edmund, 1861?-1933
Description Sydney : By order of the Trustees, 1910 
p. 67-78, [7] leaves of plates : ill. ; 24 cm. 

North Queensland ethnography: bulletin ; no. 17.


Sleeping positions; Cape Bedford, Cape Grafton, Tully River, Princess Charlotte Bay, Pennefather & Bloomfield Rivers; standing; all areas; walking; Cape Bedford; sitting; Pennefather & Batavia Rivers, N.W. areas; swimming; Lower Tully, Bloomfield & Pennefather Rivers, Cape Bedford; tree climbing; Lower Tully, Cape Bedford, Mornington Island, Rockhampton, Cape Grafton, N.W. districts, Wellesley Islands; micturation & defecation; Bloomfield, Lower Tully, Capes Grafton & Bedford, Pennefather River; menstruation; Boulia, Cloncurry, Bloomfield & Pennefather Rivers; pregnancy & labour; N.W. areas, Cape Bedford, Princess Charlotte Bay, Pennefather, Upper Georgina, Leichhardt-Selwyn district, Quamby; notes on abnormalities - baldness (Princess Charlotte Bay); erythrism (Tully, Johnstone River); clubfoot (Princess Charlotte Bay, Palmer (Wakka man)); hammer-toe (Cape Grafton, Tully); familytrees given of Cape Grafton, Mulgrave River & Cairns natives; other abnormalities listed.


Cover title.

"From Records of the Australian Museum, Vol. viii, no. 1, 1910." - Cover.

Includes bibliographical references.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Queensland, Northern.  |  Posture.  |  Kalkatungu / Kalkadoon people (G13) (Qld SF54-02)  |  Health - Physiology and diseases.  |  Reproduction - Childbirth.  |  Hunting, gathering and fishing - Tree climbing.  |  History - Genealogy and family history.  |  Pitta Pitta / Bittha Bittha people (G6) (Qld SF54-10)  |  Adolescence - Puberty.  |  Nggerigudi / Yupngayth people (Y19) (Qld SD54-03)  |  Gunggandji / Gungandji people (Y114) (Qld SE55-06)  |  Reproduction - Pregnancy.  |  Darumbal people (E46) (Qld SF56-13)  |  Daily life - Domestic - Sleeping.  |  Gugu Warra / Koko Wara people (Y80) (Qld SD55-13)  |  Ayerrerenge / Yuruwinga people (G12) (NT SF54-05)  |  Guugu Yimidhirr / Gugu Yimithirr / Kuku Yimidhirr people (Y82) (Qld SD55-13)  |  Malanbarra / Gulngay people (Y126) (Qld SE55-06)  |  Reproduction - Menstruation.  |  Tully (NE Qld SE55-06)  |  Cloncurry (Qld Far NW SF54-02)  |  Mornington Island (Qld Gulf Wellesley Islands SE54-01)  |  Mulgrave River (NE Qld SE55-06)  |  Georgina River (Qld Far West SF54)  |  Cape Bedford (Qld SE Cape York SD55-13)  |  Princess Charlotte Bay (Qld SE Cape York SD54-12, SD55-09)  |  Yarrabah / Cape Grafton (NE Qld SE55-02)  |  Rockhampton (E Qld SF56-13)  |  Boulia (Qld Far West SF54-10)  |  Selwyn Range (Qld Far West SF54-06)  |  Wujal Wujal / Bloomfield River (Qld SE Cape York SD55-13)  |  Palmer River (NE Qld SE54-04, SE55-01, SD55-13)  |  Pennefather River (Qld NW Cape York SD54-03)  |  Wenlock River / Batavia River (Qld NW Cape York SD54-03, SD54-04, SD54-08)  |  Cairns (NE Qld SE55-02)
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