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Native Tribes of the Northern Territory of Australia

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Native Tribes of the Northern Territory of Australia By Baldwin Spencer

Format: Scanned PDF.

Pages (PDF): 702

Publication Date: 1914

Illustrations: Yes

Available formats: Scanned PDF

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Book Description:

From the Preface: ‘A motor trip during the months of August and September, in company with Dr. Gilruth, who had meanwhile been appointed Administrator of the Territory, enabled me to see something of the conditions under which the natives were living in a wide area of the country, extending as far southwards from Darwin as Newcastle Waters, and as far east as the Gulf of Carpentaria. Our trip was, of necessity, too hurried to enable me to do any serious work amongst the natives, but, as we were in contact with tribes, either identical with, or very closely similar in regard to their customs, organisation, and beliefs, to others, such as the Mara, Mungarai, Binbinga, and Anula, which had previously been investigated by Mr. Gillen and myself, this was not a matter of great importance and I was glad of the opportunity that the trip afforded me of taking a general survey of the country and aboriginals.’


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