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Reports to the Commissioner of Police and others, on Queensland Aborigines, 1898-1900, 1903, by Walter Edmund Roth

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CY 208

Record identifier

9gkdqXD9

Reports to the Commissioner of Police and others, on Queensland Aborigines, 1898-1900, 1903, by Walter Edmund Roth

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Reports to the Commissioner of Police and others, on Queensland Aborigines, 1898-1900, 1903, by Walter Edmund Roth

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Reports to the Commissioner of Police and others, on Queensland Aborigines, 1898-1900, 1903, by Walter Edmund Roth

Date

1898-1903

Call Numbers

CY 208

Record Identifier

9gkdqXD9

Language

Australian languages

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1 microfilm reel (part) of textual material, drawings and photographs.

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

1. Report to the Commissioner of Police, Queensland, June 1898.

2. Report to the Commissioner of Police, Queensland, July 1898. The Aborigines of Rockhampton and surrounding coastal districts, with vocabularies and sign language

3. Some Ethnographical Notes of the Atherton Blacks, Oct. 1898, with vocabularies including Chirpal, Kung-g...

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Full title

Reports to the Commissioner of Police and others, on Queensland Aborigines, 1898-1900, 1903, by Walter Edmund Roth

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NOTES

General note

Note:
Sign language, frames 77-80
Vocabulary, frames 81-180
Chirpal, Kung-gan-ji, Ngachan, Nigi-komga, Yi-diri-ji vocabularies, 197 - 213
Other vocabularies including:
Kokominni, frames 369-376 (Some of this is published in 'Ethnological Studies' 1897)
Koko-olkullo, frames 377-384
Kundara, frames 385-392

Original manuscript call...

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Information transferred from Manuscripts Leaf Catalogue No. 2 as part of the eRecords Project, 2009-2010

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

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The original collection is held at Queensland State Archives. It was transferred in 1977 from the Mitchell Library (Call Number: MLMSS 216)

Administrative / Biographical history

Walter Edmund Roth was born in London in 1861. He undertook medical training at St Thomas's Hospital, London before coming to Australia in 1887 where he worked as a schoolteacher. In 1890 he returned to London to complete his medical training. From 1894 he practised medicine in north-west Queensland. He developed an interest in Aboriginal anthropo...

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CY 208

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9gkdqXD9

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897195

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