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The outrigger canoes of Torres Straits and North Queensland / [A.C. Haddon]
Bib ID 334593
Format BookBook
Author
Haddon, Alfred C. (Alfred Cort), 1855-1940
 
Description [1913?] 
26 p. : ill. ; 23 cm. 
Summary

Full description of the dugouts with outriggers places along north Queensland coast were found; survey of other written descriptions; linguistic evidence - words given for the canoes and relative parts in east and west New Guinean languages and Nggerikudi, Yaraikana, Gudang, Otati, Kauralaig, Koko-Yimidir; two cultural elements in the Torres Straits canoe.

Notes

Caption title.

"Reprinted from Essays and studies presented to William Ridgeway on his sixtieth birthday, 6 August, 1913. Pages 609-634." - Cover.

Library's copy signed by A.C. Haddon is bound subsequent to publication.

Subjects Outrigger canoes -- Queensland, Northern.  |  Outrigger canoes -- Queensland -- Torres Strait Islands.  |  Djagaraga / Gudang language (Y6) (Qld SC54-12)  |  Torres Strait Islanders (Qld TSI SC54, SC55)  |  Yadhaykenu language (Y8) (Qld SC54-16)  |  Yadhaykenu people (Y8) (Qld SC54-16)  |  Language - Vocabulary - Environment and natural phenomena.  |  Djagaraga / Gudang people (Y6) (Qld SC54-12)  |  Language - Vocabulary - Place names.  |  Wuthathi language (Y10) (Qld SC54-16)  |  Kalaw Lagaw Ya / Kala Lagaw Ya language (Y1) (Qld TSI SC54-07)  |  Transport - Water - Canoes.  |  Guugu Yimidhirr / Gugu Yimithirr / Kuku Yimidhirr language (Y82) (Qld SD55-13)  |  Wuthathi people (Y10) (Qld SC54-16)  |  Nggerigudi / Yupngayth language (Y19) (Qld SD54-03)  |  Ngarrindjeri / Narrinjeri language (S69) (SA SI54-13)  |  Nggerigudi / Yupngayth people (Y19) (Qld SD54-03)  |  Ngarrindjeri / Narrinjeri people (S69) (SA SI54-13)  |  Guugu Yimidhirr / Gugu Yimithirr / Kuku Yimidhirr people (Y82) (Qld SD55-13)  |  Torres Strait Islands (Qld TSI SC54, SC55-05)  |  Queensland South East Cape York (Qld SD54, SD55)  |  Northeast Queensland (NE Qld SE55)
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Essays and studies presented to William Ridgeway on his sixtieth birthday, 6 August 1913.

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