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Dunkeld & district : a short history / by Elise Clabburn ... [et al.]
Bib ID 634741
Format BookBook
Description [Dunkeld, Vic.] : Dunkeld and District Historical Museum, c1989 
82 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 29 cm. 
ISBN 0731656016
Summary

Chapter 3, The Chap Wurrung, Recounts some of Thomas Mitchell's early accounts and brief passage through Djabwurrung country as well as observations of G.A. Robinson. Destruction of food sources and occupation of tractional hunting grounds, fire-stick farming, cookery and types of game, types of shelters and some research of the ‘families of clans within the tribes of the Djabwurrung people.

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Available from Dunkeld and District Historical Museum, Templeton Street, Dunkeld, Vic. 3294.

Includes bibliographies.

Subjects Plants - Yams.  |  Food - Preparation - Cooking.  |  Colonisation.  |  Housing - Shelters - Bark.  |  Hunting.  |  Djabwurrung / Dyabwurung people (S26) (Vic SJ54-08)  |  Economic sectors - Agriculture and horticulture - Pastoral industry - Sheep and wool.  |  Settlement and contacts - Germans.  |  Settlement and contacts - Settlers.  |  Dunkeld Region (Vic.) -- History.  |  Dunkeld (W Vic SJ54-07)
Other authors/contributors Clabburn, Elise  |  Dunkeld and District Historical Museum

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