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Studies of indigenous societies in the Madang area, Papua New Guinea 1978-2000 [microform]
Bib ID 1669200
Format MicroformMicroform, ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Mennis, Mary, 1938-
 
Access Conditions Available for reference. 
Description 1978-2000 
1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. 
Series

PMB (Australian National University. Pacific Manuscripts Bureau) ; 1186.

Summary

Includes "The Existence of Yomba Island Near Madang: Fact of Fiction", Oral History, Vol. 6, No. 6, 1978; pp. 3-81."Kilibob & Manup Myth Found on the North Coast of PNG", Oral History, Vol. 7, No. 4, 1979; pp. 88-10. Brian Mennis, "Tolai Fish Traps", Oral History, Vol. 7, No. 4, 1979; pp. 88-101"Oral Testimonies from Coastal Madang Collected by Mary Mennis", Pt 1, Oral History, Vol. 8, No.10, 1980; pp. 1-118."Oral Testimonies from Coastal Madang Collected by Mary Mennis", Pt 2, Oral History, Vol. 9, No. 1, 1981; pp. 1-107."Oral Testimonies from Coastal Madang Collected by Mary Mennis", Pt 3, Oral History, Vol. 9, No. 2, 1981; pp. 1-107. "Sailing for Survival: a comparative report of the trading System and Trading canoes of the Motu people in the Port Moresby area and the Bel people in the Madang area of Papua New Guinea", report submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements of the Master of Social Science, School of Anthropology, Archaeology and Sociology, James Cook University of North Queensland, March 2000.

Biography/History

Mary Mennis is an historian who lived and worked in PNG for many years. She has published works on Tolai people, myths and social customs, a history of St. Michael's Church on Matupit Island, a reader for Pacific island primary school students and a biography of Father William Ross, first American missionary to Papua New Guinea

Notes

Mrs Mary Mennis, Aspley, Queensland, Australia

Reproduction Microfilm. Canberra, A.C.T. : Produced for the Pacific Manuscripts Bureau, Australian National University. 1 microfilm reel. 
Index/Finding Aid Note Descriptive list available (1 p.) 
Subjects Tolai (Melanesian people)  |  Tolai (Melanesian people) -- Social life and customs.  |  Papua New Guinea -- Social life and customs.
Time Coverage 1978-2000 
Other authors/contributors Australian National University. Pacific Manuscripts Bureau

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