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Blackfellows of Australia / by Charles Barrett and A.S. Kenyon
Bib ID 726385
Format BookBook
Author
Barrett, Charles, 1879-1959
 
Description Melbourne : Lawrence Kay for Pictorial Newspapers, [1936?] 
43 p. : ill. ; 28 cm. 
Series

Sun book.

Summary

Daily life, migrations, tribal organisation, totemism, hunting, foods, cooking, weapons and implements, domestic utensils, medicine men and magic, shelters, dances and games; Black police and tracking; canoes, Aboriginal art; death and burial; mission work; numerous illustrations depicting everyday life - covers all areas, many tribes mentioned.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians.  |  Technology - Utensils.  |  Transport - Water - Canoes.  |  Religions - Christianity - Methodist Church.  |  Religions - Christianity - Missions.  |  Religion - Totemism.  |  Religions - Christianity - Salvation Army.  |  Religions - Christianity - Missions - Aborigines Inland Mission.  |  Death - Mortuary customs.  |  Religions - Christianity - Catholic Church.  |  Law enforcement - Police - Native police.  |  Religions - Christianity - Missionaries.  |  Recreation - Games.  |  Food.  |  Hunting, gathering and fishing - Tracking.  |  Religions - Christianity - Missions - Australian Inland Mission.  |  Religions - Christianity - Lutheran Church.  |  Weapons.  |  Hunting.  |  Religions - Christianity - Missions - Church Missionary Society.  |  Technology - Tools.  |  Magic and sorcery - Clever people.  |  Religions - Christianity - Presbyterian Church.  |  Language - Linguistics - Language classification.  |  Health - Treatments - Traditional - Clever people.  |  Daily life.  |  Tuross / Bodalla / Eurobodalla (NSW Far S Coast SJ55-04)
Other authors/contributors Kenyon, A. S. (Alfred Stephen), 1867-1943
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Sun news-pictorial (Melbourne, Vic.)

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