Physical Evidence and Material Culture

Awabakal Newcastle Aboriginal Coop.,  Report on Survey for Aboriginal Sites, Ironbark Creek Open Cut Site, R.W. Miller and Co., 18 October-20 December 1981.  

Awabakal Newcastle Aboriginal Coop.,  Karrabee Dam site anthropological survey for the Hunter Development Board, 18 January to 14 March 1982.  

Bonhomme, T.,  An Archeological Survey for Aboriginal Sites at Tourle St. Newcastle NSW: Bonhomme Craib and Associates, 1996.  

Calley, Malcolm John Chalmers,  "Firemaking by percussion on the east coast of Australia", Mankind 5, 4 (1957): 168-171.  

Cooksey, Daniel F.,  "Stone Age Relics", The B.H.P. Recreation Review, 15 July 1925.  Click here to download

Cooksey, Daniel F.,  "Aboriginal Flakes and Tools of Newcastle (N.S.W.) and District", Part 1, 1926, unpublished manuscript, Cooksey Family Papers, Auchmuty Library ARBSC, University of Newcastle. Click here to download

Cooksey, Daniel F., "Aboriginal Flakes and Tools of Newcastle (N.S.W.) and District", Part 2, 1926, unpublished manuscript, Cooksey Family Papers, Auchmuty Library ARBSC, University of Newcastle. Click here to download

Crouch, Rene,  "Historical notes: Paintings in Caves by Aborigines: Primitive Designs of Hands Seen at Congewai", Maitland Mercury, 26th January 1949.  

Dyall, L. K.,  "Aboriginal occupation of the Newcastle coastline", Hunter Natural History 3, 3 (August 1971): 154-68.  Click here to download

Dyall, L. K.,  "Aboriginal Occupation in the Dudley-Jewells Swamp Area", Hunter Natural History 4, 3, (August 1972): 168-77.  Click here to download

Dyall, L. K.,  "Aboriginal Fishing Stations on the Newcastle Coastline, New South Wales" in Coastal Archaeology in Eastern Australia: Proceedings of the 1980 Valla Conference on Australian Prehistory, ed. Sandra Bowdler. Canberra: Australian National University, 1982: 52-62.  Click here to download

Dyall, L. K.,  "Piecing together the Past", Newcastle Morning Herald, 29 July 1989.  Click here to download

Edwards, S.,  "What's in a midden? Swansea Channel: A study of site variability along the New South Wales coast", B.A. (Hons) thesis, University of Sydney, 1990.  

Enright, W.J.,  "Notes on an Aboriginal Stone Axe discovered in West Maitland, NSW", Pan-Pacific Congress (Australia), Proceedings 1 (1923): 269-70.  Click here to download

Enright, W.J.,  "An Old Aboriginal Paddle", Mankind 1, 5 (August 1932): 103.  Click here to download

Enright, W.J.,  "Aboriginal Rock Paintings at Wollombi", Mankind 1, 10 (October 1934): 234-4.  Click here to download

Enright, W.J.,  "Distribution of Merewether Chert", Mankind 1, 12 (1935): 8.  Click here to download

Enright, W.J.,  "Aboriginal Axe Factory", Mankind 2:1 (April 1936): 23. Click here to download

Enright, W.J.,  "Aboriginal Cave Paintings", Oceania 10, 2 (December 1939): 168-70. Click here to download

Etheridge and Whitelegge  "The Aboriginal Workshops on the Coast of NSW and their Contents", Records of the Australian Museum 6, 4 (1907): 233-50).  

Goddard, R.H.,  Goddard, R.H. “Notes on Certain Massive Flaked Implements Found in the Port Stephens District", Mankind 1:8 (January 1934):191-3.  Click here to download

Goddard, R.H.,  "Certain observations of Aboriginal rock-carvings in the Wollombi district", paper read before the Australasian and New Zealand Association for the Advancement of Science, Auckland Meeting 14th January 1937.  

Hall, Lesley D.,  "Some Aboriginal Flakes from Morna Point, New South Wales.", Records of the Australian Museum 16, 5 (29 May 1928): 254-  Click here to download

Haslam, Percy A.,  "Digging up Ancient History", Hunter District Water Board Journal (Autum 1980): 5-7.  

Haslam, Percy A.,  "Drain Works Unearth Relic", Hunter District Water Board Journal (Autum 1980).  

Haglund, Laila,  Assessment of the prehistoric heritage in the Lake Macquarie Area, Report to the Lake Macquarie City Council. Balmain: Haglund and Associates, 1986.  

Matthews, R.H.,  "Rock Paintings by the Aborigines in Caves on Bulgar Creek, Near Singleton", Journal and Proceedings of the Royal Society of New South Wales for 1893, 27: 353-8.  Click here to download

McCarthy, F.D.,  “An Analysis of the Large Stone Implements from Five Workshops on the North Coast of New South Wales”, Records of the Australian Museum 21, 8 (1947): 411-430.  Click here to download

McCarthy, F.D. and F.A. Davidson,  "The Elouera Industry of Singleton, Hunter River, New South Wales", Records of the Australian Museum 21, 4 (1943): 210-30.  Click here to download

Moore, David Rainsford,  "The prehistory of the Hunter River Valley", Australian Natural History 16, 5 (1969): 166-171.  Click here to download

Moore, David Rainsford,  "Results of an archaeological survey of the Hunter River Valley, New South Wales, Australia. Part II: Problems of the lower Hunter and contacts with the Hawkesbury Valley", Australian Museum Records 28 (August 1970): 25-64.  Click here to download

Sokoloff, Boris A.,  "Aboriginal prehistory: interpretation of artefacts", Hunter Natural History 9, 1 (February 1977): 19-26.  Click here to download

Sokoloff, Boris A.,  "Aborigines and fire in the lower Hunter", Part 1, Hunter Natural History 10, 2 (May 1978): 70-80.  Click here to download

Sokoloff, Boris A.,  "Aborigines and fire in the lower Hunter", Part 2, Hunter Natural History 10, 3 (August 1978): 124-133.  Click here to download

Sokoloff, Boris A.,  "Aborigines and fire in the lower Hunter", Part 3, Hunter Natural History 10, 4 (November 1978): 192-197.  Click here to download

Thorpe, W.W.,  "Aboriginal Flakework" in The Newcastle Morning Herald, 25 March 1926.  Click here to download

Thorpe, W.W.,  "Ethnological Notes No.1", Records of the Australian Museum 16, 5 (May 1928): 241-53.  Click here to download

Thorpe, W.W.,  “The 'Elouera'", Mankind (March 1932): 88.  Click here to download