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Winjan's people : the story of the South-West Australian Aborigines / by J.E. Hammond ; edited by Paul Hasluck
Bib ID 2349717
Format BookBook
Author
Hammond, J. E. (Jesse E.), 1858-
 
Description Perth : Imperial Printing Co., 1933 
84 p. : ill., ports. ; 22 cm. 
Summary

Sketch map included of S.W.; Camping areas, food & clothing, weapons, fishing and the making of fishtraps across streams; Corroborees, bodily decoration; Marriage and family relations, treatment of sickness, letter sticks, rites and beliefs, native laws; List of native words used by natives in area.

Notes

Library's FERG/1811 (A copy) has postal label from the Imperial Printing Co. Limited (Perth) addressed to John A. Ferguson, Cholford Chambers, 142 Phillip Street, Sydney NSW.

Includes bibliographical references.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Western Australia -- Southwestern District -- History.  |  Noongar / Nyungar / Nyungah people (W41) (WA SI50)  |  Dance - Ceremonial.  |  Costume and clothing.  |  Body - Decoration.  |  Fishing - Fish traps.  |  Family.  |  Language - Vocabulary - Word lists.  |  Weapons.  |  Health - Physiology and diseases.  |  Noongar / Nyungar / Nyungah languages (W41) (WA SI50)  |  South West Western Australia (SW WA SH50, SI50)
Other authors/contributors Hasluck, Paul, Sir, 1905-1993

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