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South Australia illustrated Plate 32
Title : South Australia illustrated Plate 32 South Australia illustrated Plate 32
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Creator : Angas, George French
Source : South Australia Illustrated
Place Of Creation : London
Publisher : Thomas M’Lean
Date of creation : 1847
Format : Book
Dimensions : 540 x 370 x 44 mm
Contributor : State Library of South Australia
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George French Angas recorded his impressions of South Australia shortly after his arrival in 1844. Plate 32 shows a variety of Aboriginal dwellings. At the top is one from the communities of the Coorong, in the centre a summer encampment near Lake Albert, bottom left a sturdier wurlie for the winter months at Lake Albert. The dwelling on the right is from near the River Light.

Period : 1836-1851
Region : Riverland and Murraylands,Murray Mallee
Further reading :

Bell, Diane. Ngarrindjeri Wurruwarrin : a world that is, was and will be, North Melbourne, Spinifex Press, 1998

Berndt, Ronald M. and Berndt, Catherine H. with Stanton, John E. A world that was: the Yaraldi of the Murray River and the lakes, South Australia, Vancouver: UBC Press, 1993

Etheridge, R. The dendroglyphs or "carved trees" of New South Wales, Sydney : Dept. of Mines, 1918 (Sydney : William Applegate Gullick, Government Printer)

Edwards, Robert. Aboriginal bark canoes of the Murray Valley, Adelaide: Rigby for the South Australian Museum, 1972.

Jenkin, Graham. Conquest of the Ngarrindjeri, Point McLeay, Raukkan Publishers, 1995, 2nd ed

Kartinyeri, Doreen. Ngarrindjeri Nation: Genealogies of Ngarrindjeri Families, 2006

Memmott, Paul. Gunyah, Goondie and Wurley : the Aboriginal architecture of Australia, St Lucia, Qld. : University of Queensland Press, 2007

Taplin, George (ed). The Folklore, manners, customs and languages of the South Australian Aborigines, Bridgewater, 1989, edited by G. Taplin, first published 1879

Weir, Jessica. Murray River country : an ecological dialogue with traditional owners, Canberra : Aboriginal Studies Press, 2009

Woolmer, George. Traditional Ngarinyeri people: Aboriginal people of the Murray Mouth Region, Adelaide, Education Department of South Australia, 1986

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