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The Aborigines of Australia / by Richard Sadleir
Bib ID 559217
Format BookBook
Author
Sadleir, Richard, 1794-1889
 
Description Sydney : Thomas Richards, Govt. Printer, 1883 
69 p. : ill. , 5 plates ; 27 cm. 
Summary

Origin, general tribal organization, habits, types of funeral rites, beliefs; locations of Welinyeri, Lathinyeri, Wunyakulde, Piltinyeri; cave art - Lake Alexandrina, Kimberleys, Sydney; weapons, general life Gweagal, Cammeraygal; early settlement, (NSW); results of missionary projects (Australia); examination before the Committee of the Legislative Council 1838 - extracts from Minutes of Evidence on the Aborigines Question; story of Bungaree, Jackey Jackey (accompanied Kennedy from Rockingham Bay to Cape York in 1848); history of Tasmanian natives.

Subjects Religions - Christianity - Missions.  |  Woiwurrung / Wurundjeri / Woiwurung people (S36) (Vic SJ55-05)  |  Geawegal people (E1) (NSW SI56-01)  |  Religions - Christianity - Missionaries.  |  Ku-ring-gai / Gameraigal people (S62) (NSW SI56-05)  |  Art - Rock art - Engraving.  |  Settlement and contacts - Colonisation - 1788-1850.  |  Portaulun people (S3) (SA SI54-13)  |  Art - Rock art - Painting.  |  Ngaralda / Brabirawilung people (S4) (SA SI54-13)  |  Djabwurrung / Dyabwurung people (S26) (Vic SJ54-08)  |  Death - Mortuary / funeral ceremonies.  |  Weapons.  |  Religions - Christianity - Presbyterian Church.  |  Sydney (NSW SI56-05)  |  Rockingham Bay (NE Qld SE55-10)  |  West Kimberley area (WA SD51, SD52, SE51)  |  Lake Alexandrina / Lake Albert (SE SA SI54-13)  |  Cape York Peninsula (Qld SC54, SD54, SD55)  |  Tasmania (Tas)

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