Author:Stirling, Dr E. C. ; Edited by Walter Howchin

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Preliminary Report on the Discovery of Native Remains at Swanport, River Murray; with an Inquiry into the Alleged Occurrence of a Pandemic among the Australian Aboriginals Contained in Transactions Proceedings and Report of the RSSA Vol XXXV 1911

By: Stirling, Dr E. C. ; Edited by Walter Howchin

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby Limited: 1911

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID288468


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Some age-toning to edges and spine. Article included nine black & white plates. Pp 4-46 [257 pages] An examination into an outbreak of smallpox endured by the Narrinyeri [Ngarrindjeri] people of South Australia prior to white settlement. Includes lengthy testimony by Indigenous woman, Mrs Louisa Karpeny as well as discussion concerning other small pox outbreaks amongst Australian Aborigines. View more info