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The Aborigines of Western Australia / by Albert F. Calvert
Bib ID 2361090
Format BookBook
Author
Calvert, Albert Frederick, 1872-1946
 
Description London : Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent, 1894 
55 pages : music ; 19 cm. 
Summary

Early contacts, quotes Dampier, Preston, Dale, Bussel; Brief notes on New Norcia Mission; Method of discovering whereabouts of murderer (West Kimberley); Betrothal (Perth area) Aboriginal equipment, foods; Songs with English translation & music transcript; General beliefs, burial rites Perth, Vasse R., King Georges Sound.

Notes

First edition published: London : W. Milligan, 1892.

Cited In

Ferguson, J.A. Bibliography of Australia, 7816

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Western Australia.  |  Death - Mortuary / funeral ceremonies.  |  Religions - Christianity - Missionaries.  |  Religions - Christianity - Missions.  |  Gender relations - Betrothal.  |  Food.  |  Music - Vocal.  |  Religions - Christianity - Catholic Church.  |  Vasse River (SW WA SI50-05)  |  Perth (SW WA SH50-14)  |  West Kimberley area (WA SD51, SD52, SE51)  |  New Norcia (SW WA SH50-10)

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