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Type: Book
Title: The Native Tribes of South Australia
Author: Taplin, George
Wyatt, William
Meyer, A
Schurmann, C. W. (Clamor Wilhelm)
Gason, Samuel
Bennett, John William Ogilvie
Publisher: Wigg & Son
Issue Date: 1879
Abstract: Various authors' accounts of the South Australian Aborigines, particularly the Narrinyeri, Adelaide and Encounter Bay people, the Port Lincoln and Dieyerie people, including their customs and languages. The book incorporates some information from what we now call the Northern Territory.
Contents: Part I - Introduction
Part II - The Narrinyeri : an account of the tribes of South Australian Aborigines inhabiting the country around the Lakes Alexandrina, Albert, and Coorong, and the lower part of the River Murray : their manners and customs, also, An Account of the mission at Port Macleay / by the Rev. George Taplin
Part III - Some account of the Manners and Superstitions of the Adelaide and Encounter Bay Aboriginal Tribes, with a vocabulary of their languages, names of persons and places, &c. / by Dr. Wyatt, J.P.
Part IV - Manners and customs of the Aborigines of the Encounter Bay tribe, South Australia / by the Rev. A. Meyer
Part V - The Aboriginal tribes of Port Lincoln in South Australia : their mode of life, manners, customs, etc./ by the Rev. C. W. Schurmann
Part VI - The Manners and Customs of The Dieyerie Tribe of Australian Aborigines: Embracing an account of the character of the race; the country it inhabits; its rites, ceremonies, and superstitions; its social usages and laws; the diseases peculiar to it. A Catalogue of animals, plants, weapons, and ornaments, accompanied by the native names. Together with examples of the construction of the dialect, and a complete vocabulary. / by S. Gason.
Part VII - Vocabulary of the Woolner District Dialect, Adelaide River, Northern Territory. / by John William Ogilvie Bennett
Keywords: Aboriginal Australians. South Australia History.
Ngarrindjeri (Australian people) Social life and customs.
Aboriginal Australians. Missions South Australia Point McLeay History.
Description: Eight plates depicting aboriginal customs
Call number: Rare Books 572.9942 T17na
Appears in Collections:General and History

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Narrinyeri.pdfPart I: Introduction and Part II: The Narrinyeri1.43 MBAdobe PDFView/Open
Wyatt_Adelaide and Encounter Bay.pdfPart III: Manners and Superstitions of the Adelaide and Encounter Bay Aboriginals10.54 MBAdobe PDFView/Open
Meyer_Encounter Bay.pdfPart IV: Manners and customs of the Aborigines of Encounter Bay283.98 kBAdobe PDFView/Open
Schurmann_Aboriginal Tribes of Port Lincoln.pdfPart V: The Aboriginal tribes of Port Lincoln in South Australia319.58 kBAdobe PDFView/Open
Gason_The Dieyerie Tribe.pdfPart VI: Manners and Customs of The Dieyerie Tribe of Australian Aborigines34.25 MBAdobe PDFView/Open
Bennett_Woolner District.pdfPart VII: Vocabulary of the Woolner District Dialect535.95 kBAdobe PDFView/Open


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