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Some peculiar burial customs of the Australian Aborigines : paper read before the Third Australasian Catholic Congress, Sydney, September, 1909 / by R. H. Mathews
Bib ID 77736
Format BookBook [text, volume]
Author
Mathews, R. H. (Robert Hamilton), 1841-1918, author
 
Access Conditions This item contains words and pictures, and descriptions that may be considered offensive or distressing. 
Description Sydney, [New South Wales] : William Brooks and Co. Limited, 1909 
7 pages : illustrations, portrait ; 25 cm 
Notes

Title from Cover.

Includes bibliographical references.

FERG/1984 copy Digital master available National Library of Australia

Subjects Death - Mortuary customs.  |  Death - Mortuary / funeral ceremonies - Burial.  |  Barindji people (D12) (NSW SI54-04)  |  Muruwari / Murrawarri people (D32) (NSW SH55-06)  |  Nawalgu people (D19) (NSW SH55-13)  |  Ngiyampaa / Ngemba people (D22) (NSW SH55-10)  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Mortuary customs.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Rites and ceremonies.  |  Darling River (NSW SH55, SI54)  |  North West New South Wales (NW NSW SH54, SH55, SI54)  |  Northern New South Wales (N NSW SH55, SH56)  |  Kallara (SW NSW SI55-11)  |  Australian

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