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John Bulmer's recollections of Victorian Aboriginal life, 1855-1908 / compiled by Alastair Campbell; edited by Ron Vanderwal
Bib ID 6928872
Format BookBook [text, volume]
Author
Bulmer, John, 1833-1913
 
Description Melbourne : Museum Victoria, [1999?] 
xxi, 106 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 9780975837078
0975837079
ISSN 1442-5831 
Series

Occasional papers. Anthropology & history ; no. 3. 1442-5831

Summary

John Bulmer's recollections of Victorian Aboriginal life, 1855-1908.

Full contents
  • Childhood and adolescence
  • Marriage and kinship
  • Authority and social control
  • Homicide and warfare
  • Religion and mythology
  • Camp activities
  • Economy
  • Missionary experiences.
 
Notes

Previous edition published 1994 as Victorian Aborigines : John Bulmer's recollections 1855-1908.

Bibliography: p. 104-106.

Subjects Bulmer, John, 1833-1913.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Victoria -- Social life and customs.  |  Kurnai (Australian people) -- Social life and customs.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Missions -- Victoria.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Victoria -- Social conditions.  |  Music - Vocal.  |  Children.  |  Religions - Christianity - Missionaries.  |  Death.  |  Technology - Stone - Axes / hatchets.  |  Transport - Water - Canoes.  |  Death - Mourning.  |  Kurnai / Gunai people (S68) (Vic SJ55)  |  Stories and motifs.  |  Social behaviour - Social control.  |  Social organisation - Kinship - Marriage.  |  Social organisation - Avoidance rules - Avoidance relationships.  |  Race relations - Violent.  |  Fishing.  |  Hunting.  |  Religion.  |  Wimmera (NW Vic SJ54-03)  |  Victoria (Vic)  |  Bung Yarnda / Lake Tyers (E Vic Gippsland SJ55-07)  |  Yelta (NW Vic SI54-11)
Other authors/contributors Campbell, Alastair  |  Vanderwal, Ron (Ronald L.)  |  Museum of Victoria
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Recollections of Victorian Aboriginal life, 1855-1908

Victorian Aborigines : John Bulmer's recollections 1855-1908

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