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Back to Braidwood celebrations, 19th November to 26th November, 1966 : 75th anniversary of local government in Braidwood, 60th anniversary of local government in Tallaganda Shire
Bib ID 82570
Format BookBook
Printer (Braidwood Dispatch)
Description [Braidwood, N.S.W.? : Back to Braidwood Executive Committee], 1966 
85 p. : ill., ports. ; 27 cm. 
Summary

Suitability of Aboriginal people as stockmen, ‘farm hands, domestics and shepherds’ considered. Means of shelter, warmth, food, clothing, cooking, care for the aged and funeral rites. Initiation ceremonies for young men. Stories of Sir Watkin Wynne, Billy “King of the Braidwood tribe” and the his wife Nellie [possibly "Queen Nellie, the last of the Queanbeyan Aboriginal tribe"].

Notes

Cover title: Back to Braidwood Week : official souvenir, November 19-26, 1966.

Subjects Ceremonies - Initiation.  |  Aged - Care.  |  Indigenous knowledge - Tracking.  |  Housing - Shelters - Wind.  |  Death - Mortuary / funeral ceremonies.  |  Settlement and contacts - Colonisation.  |  Braidwood (N.S.W.) -- History.  |  Braidwood (N.S.W.) -- Description and travel  |  Braidwood (S NSW SI55-16)
Other authors/contributors Back to Braidwood Executive Committee (N.S.W.)
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Back to Braidwood week : official souvenir, November 19-26, 1966.

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