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The Port Stephens blacks : recollections of William Scott / prepared by Gordon Bennett
Bib ID 1855663
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
Author
Scott, William, 1844-
 
Online Versions
Description Dungog, N.S.W. : Chronicle, [1929] 
39p ; 22cm. 
Summary

General account of subsistence; everyday life; material culture; ritual and ceremony; vocabulary of Gringai tribe (); collected before 1873.

Notes

FERG/1693 copy a lso available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-52761609

Subjects Scott, William, 1844-  |  Gringai (Australian people)  |  Aboriginal Australians -- New South Wales -- Port Stephens -- Social life and customs.  |  Worimi / Gadang / Kattang people (E2) (NSW SI56-02)  |  Health - Treatments - Traditional.  |  Worimi / Gadang / Kattang language (E2) (NSW SI56-02)  |  Ceremonies.  |  Initiation - Finger amputation.  |  Language - Vocabulary.  |  Religion - Totemism.  |  Death - Mortuary customs.  |  Hunting, gathering and fishing.  |  Port Stephens (NSW N Coast SI56-02)
Other authors/contributors Bennett, Gordon

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