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Description of two bora grounds of the Kamilaroi tribe / by R. H. Mathews
Bib ID 1600055
Format BookBook [text, volume]
Author
Mathews, R. H. (Robert Hamilton), 1841-1918, author
 
Access Conditions This item contains words and pictures, and descriptions that may be considered offensive or distressing. 
Description [Sydney, New South Wales] : [Government Printer], [1918?] 
423-430 pages ; 22 cm 
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Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander and other First Nations people are advised that this item may contain the names, recordings and images of deceased people and other content that may be culturally sensitive. Please also be aware that you may see certain words or descriptions within this work which reflect the author’s attitude or that of the period in which the work was published and may now be considered offensive.

Reprinted from the Journal and Proceedings of the Royal Society of New South Wales, vol. 51.

"Read before the Royal Society of New South Wales, November 7, 1917 ; Issued February 28th, 1918"

Includes bibliographical references.

FERG/1923 copy Digital master available National Library of Australia

Subjects Religion - Rites - Ceremonial grounds.  |  Ceremonies - Initiation.  |  Sites - Ceremonial grounds.  |  Gamilaraay / Gamilaroi / Kamilaroi people (D23) (NSW SH55-12)  |  Kamilaroi (Australian people)  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Rites and ceremonies.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Social life and customs.  |  Moree (N NSW SH55-08)  |  Australian

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