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Title: Series 14, 5a - Eucla district
Author: Bates, Daisy
Issue Date: 27-Oct-2015
Abstract: "Extracts from notebooks 1900 – 1935 when in residence at various camps or travelling...": lists of names and sundry notes from the areas of Fowler’s Bay, Kuluna East of Wonnunda (Eyre’s sand patch) and Eucla; list of mission natives eg. Ngalgain etc.; Wongarri, informant re Musgrave Ranges, and Oodnadatta; list of Yuldia (Ooldea) people and some words from border people; Wongarri, informant re cure for venereal disease; some people listed as having committed infanticide, cannibalism and having aborted their unborn children, some words of Ubladhanu and names with their places and relationships; lists of people who were given clothing and some still waiting for clothes; list of visitors to Wirilya, September 1915; words from informant Ibari; list of white and native graves in the area; words from informant Yalliyalla; list of those receiving clothes from Daisy Bates at Christmas 1915 (all Ngallea wongga) at New Year and gifts received by Daisy Bates, words from informants Ugu, Binuga, Dhungu and Ngarralea, and lists of some relationships; list of duplicate names and words from Gungunya; list of tree names from Yulbariri wonga; words from Amungarra, informant; words from Jurdilya, informant; list of arrivals at Yuria, 30 October; words from informant Jindu, of Kaangurda, Southern Cross; lyrical writing about her bush camp; list of natives that came for attendance 31/12/16; words from informant Jurdilya; some names of old Yuria men (Jigabili or Mulga-ari, informant); description of bush and birds nesting, headed Wirilya; words from Eucla district; list of words and places from informant Ngardarit.
Description: The Barr Smith Library recognises the moral rights of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the owners of their knowledge. To this end, Special Collections is digitising the Daisy Bates Papers in our collections to enhance access for people who cannot travel to Adelaide. Please be aware that this site may contain sensitive information, including the names and images of people who have passed away and which may sadden and distress some Aboriginal people. This site may also contain language and terms used by an author that reflect an inappropriate attitude due to the historical context in which these records were created.
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