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History of Shoalhaven / by William A. Bayley
Bib ID 753650
Format BookBook
Author
Bayley, William A. (William Alan), 1910-1981
 
Description Nowra : Shoalhaven Shire Council, 1965 
232 p. : ill. ; 22 cm. 
Summary

Mention of natives seen by Cook while passing Pigeon House [Mountain]; contacts with Jervis Bay natives; brief mention of fishing, hunting and weapons; p.48; Kangaroo Valley tribes described - tooth avulsion, nasal septum pierced, shelters; early welfare of Aborigines at Roseby Park; moves toward assimilation, welfare and employment facilities.

Notes

Bibliography: p. [228]-232.

Subjects Initiation - Tooth avulsion.  |  Wandandian / Dharamba people (S55) (NSW SI56-13)  |  Socioeconomic conditions - Living conditions.  |  Weapons.  |  Hunting - Kangaroo / Wallaby.  |  Fishing.  |  Child welfare - Care services.  |  Settlement and contacts - Explorers.  |  Costume and clothing - Nose pegs and piercing.  |  Shoalhaven (N.S.W.) -- History.  |  Jerringa / Orient Point / Roseby Park (NSW S Coast SI56-09)  |  Jervis Bay (ACT / NSW S Coast SI56-13)  |  Kangaroo Valley (S NSW SI56-09)  |  Didthul / Pigeon House Mountain (NSW S Coast SI56-13)
Other authors/contributors Shoalhaven (N.S.W.). Council

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