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Notes on the aborigines of New South Wales / R.H. Mathews
Bib ID 2236588
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline [text, volume]
Author
Mathews, R. H. (Robert Hamilton), 1841-1918, author
 
Online Versions
Description Sydney, [New South Wales] : Government Printer, 1907 
40 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm. 
Summary

Sociology of Ngeumba tribe; the Bora of the Kamilaroi tribes; weapons; rock carvings; songs at initiation ceremonies.

Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

FERG/1963 copy also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-756755978

Subjects Social organisation - Kinship - Systems - Moieties.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- New South Wales.  |  Weapons.  |  Art - Rock art - Engraving.  |  Music - Vocal.  |  Ceremonies - Initiation.  |  Ngiyampaa / Ngemba people (D22) (NSW SH55-10)  |  Gamilaraay / Gamilaroi / Kamilaroi people (D23) (NSW SH55-12)  |  Northern New South Wales (N NSW SH55, SH56)  |  South West Queensland (SW Qld SG54, SG55, SH54, SH55)  |  Australian

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