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Aboriginal relics in New South Wales / Sharon Sullivan
Bib ID 1835618
Format BookBook [text, volume]
Author
Sullivan, Sharon, 1944-, author
 
Description Sydney : National Parks & Wildlife Service, 1975 
11 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm 
Summary

Briefly describes importance of Aboriginal relics, types of sites - occupation sites (caves, shelters & overhangs, midden deposits, campsites & working areas); tool sharpening grooves; canoe, shield & container trees; quarries; rock holes & wells; fish traps; burials; fossil remains; art & ceremonial sites (paintings, engravings, carved trees, ceremonial grounds, stone arrangements, natural sacred sites); importance of recording, legal protection - outlines legislation.

Notes

From Parks & Wildlife, Nov. 1975.

Cover title.

Bibliography: page 11.

Digital master available National Library of Australia;

Subjects Art, Aboriginal Australian -- New South Wales.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- New South Wales -- Antiquities.  |  Sacred sites (Aboriginal Australian) -- New South Wales.  |  Sites - Scarred trees - Canoe trees.  |  Sites - Grinding grooves, sharpening marks etc.  |  Religion - Rites - Ceremonial grounds.  |  Habitation - Camps.  |  Sites - Sacred sites.  |  Fishing - Fish traps.  |  Sites - Mortuary sites and cemeteries.  |  Sites - Stone arrangements.  |  Sites - Quarries - Stone.  |  Sites - Scarred trees - Shield trees.  |  Sites - Conservation and protection.  |  Sites - Middens.  |  Food - Seafood - Fish.  |  New South Wales -- Antiquities.  |  Southwest New South Wales (SW NSW SI54, SI55)  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Australian National Parks and Wildlife Service, issuing body

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