Wilyakali

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  • BECKETT, Jeremy, (1931-). 1964. Songs and dialogue from Wilcannia, NSW in 1964. AIATSIS sound collection. [Archive Tape No.: 00627. Field tape number: 3-4. [Annotation: Songs performed by George Dutton; narrative by George Dutton; dialogue by George Dutton and Dougal MacFarlane in Wiljali; songs performed by George Dutton and Gordon Mitchell; discussion by Dave Harris and Lance Johnson.] [Language: Pantyikali (George Dutton) & Wilyakali (Dougal MacFarlane).]]

  • CONDON, H. T. (Herbert Thomas). 1955. Aboriginal bird names - South Australia, pt 1 & 2. South Australian Ornithologist 21,6/7: pp74-88; 21,8 pp91-8. [[Annotation: Bird names in Aranda, Pitjantjatjara, Gugada, Antakarinya, Mirning, Wirangu, Yankunytjatjara, Wailbi, Wiljagali, Narangga, Kaurna, Ngadjuri, Bungandidj, Yawarawarga, Potaruwutj, Narrinyeri, Kujani, Yadliyawarra, Parnkala, Warki, Arabana, Dieri, Wangganguru, Ngamini, Nawu, Ngayawung, Nugunu & Ngalea. The wordlists have been taken from various other sources.] [This material is available at the State Library of South Australia and other libraries.]]

  • DIX, W.J. Lake. 1886. Boolcoomatta. In Curr, E.M. The Australian race: its origin, languages, customs, place of landing in Australia and the routes by which it spread itself over that continent. Melbourne. Government Printer: Vol. 2, pp.176-177. VIEW HERE [[Annotation: Approx. 50 words. Recognised by Tindale, but not listed in Oates & Oates.] [This material is available at the State Library of South Australia, Barr Smith and other libraries in Adelaide.] [Language: Wilyakali.]]

  • ELKIN, A. P. (Adolphus Peter), (1891-1979). 1939. Kinship in South Australia. Oceania.9: pp.41-47. [[This material is available at the State Library of South Australia, Barr Smith and other libraries in Adelaide.] [Language: Wilyakali.]]

  • ELKIN, A. P. (Adolphus Peter). 1930. Field notes on South Australian tribes, 1930: Notebooks numbered 1-9, 1930. [[Held in Elkin Papers, University of Sydney Archives.] [Language: Wilyakali.]]

  • GORDON, John. 1968. Transcriptions of songs. Sydney. [Annotation: Recordings by Jeremy Beckett; Drinking Song, Wilcannia Surveyors Song, Rum Song, Boys Initiation Songs Bagundji language, also believed sung by Maljangaba, Bandjagali & Wanjwalgu; Girls Initiation Songs, Bagundji language; Recording Lake Cargelligo, no name language Bagundji, tape no.5.] AIATSIS print collection. []

  • HAINES, William. 1886. Country about sixty miles north-west from a point on the Darling midway between Menindee and Wilcannia. In Curr, E.M. The Australian race: its origin, languages, customs, place of landing in Australia and the routes by which it spread itself over that continent. Melbourne. Government Printer: Vol. 2, pp. 174-175. VIEW HERE [[This material is available at the State Library of South Australia, Barr Smith and other libraries in Adelaide.] [Language: Wilyakali.]]

  • HERCUS, L. A. (Luise Anna). 1976. Southern Bagandji. In Dixon, R.M.W. -- Grammatical categories in Australian languages [-- Canberra; Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies; Humanities Press; pp.229-231, 350-352 -- Ling. Series 22. ]

  • HERCUS, L. A. (Luise Anna), (1926-). 1973? The Bagandji language: an outline description of southern Bagandji as once spoken on the lower Darling River with notes on other Bagandji dialects and short texts. [[Annotation: Draft notes for the preface and introduction to ' The Bagandji Language' in Pacific Linguistics Series B - No. 67.]]

  • HERCUS, L. A. (Luise Anna). 1978. Illustrated Baakantyi dictionary, based on W.H. Douglas Illustrated topical dictionary of the Western Desert language. [Canberra. Added Authors: Johnson, G. & Jones, E.]

  • HERCUS, L. A. (Luise Anna). 1980. Dialectal differentiation in Bagandji. In Papers in Australian Linguistics 13. Canberra. Pacific Linguistics. Series A-59; pp. 159-166. []

  • HERCUS, L. A. (Luise Anna). 1982. The Bāgandji language. [Canberra. Pacific Linguistics Series B-67. [This material is available at the State Library of South Australia, Barr Smith and other libraries in Adelaide.][Languages: All Southern Dialects.]]

  • HERCUS, L.A. (Luise Anna). 1993. Paakantyi dictionary [Paakantyi/English]. [Canberra: L.A. Hercus. "Produced with the assistance of the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies." [This material is available at the State Library of South Australia.] [Languages: All Southern Dialects.]]

  • HERCUS, L.A. (Luise Anna). 1994. Paakantyi. In Macquarie Aboriginal words / general editors Nick Thieberger, William McGregor - Macquarie University, N.S.W.; The Macquarie Library Pty Ltd: pp.41-60. [[This material is available at the State Library of South Australia, Barr Smith and other libraries in Adelaide.] [Languages: All Southern Dialects.]]

  • JONES, Elsie Rose, (1917-). 1978. Kilampa wura kaani: the galah and the frill neck lizard / told by Elsie Jones: illustrated by Cecil Whyman: [in] Paakantji. Wilcannia, N.S.W.: Schools Commission Project Disadvantaged Country Area Program. [[Language: Southern Paakantyi.]]

  • JONES, Elsie Rose. 1981. Paakantji alphabet book / by Elsie Jones; illustrated by Mark Quale, Tim Whyman. [Variant title: Paakantji alphabet]. Dubbo: Disadvantaged Country Area Programme, Western Readers Committee. [[Language: Southern Paakantyi.]]

  • JONES, Elsie Rose. 1982. My body: Yunpurru parnti / illus. by T. Whyman: in Paakantji. Wilcannia, NSW: Wilcannia Central School. [[Language: Southern Paakantyi.]]

  • JONES, Elsie Rose. 1989. The story of the falling star / told by Elsie Jones. Canberra: Aboriginal Studies Press. [[Annotation: For children; Paakantji mythology; language content unknown.] Added Authors: Donaldson, Karin,(1943-), Jones, Doug, (1962-), Western Regional Aboriginal Land Council (N.S.W.) [Language: Southern Paakantyi.]]

  • LEMAY, Phillip Andrew. 1997. Historical sources for Paakantji language. [[Annotation: Compilation of Paakantji languages arranged in chronological order and includes comparative lists which compare information found in E. M. Curr's 'The Australian Race'. 1886.Melbourne: Govt. Printer.] [Closed access - Depositor's permission.] AIATSIS print collection. [Language: All Paa]

  • TINDALE, Norman. c.1924 - c.1991. ’Place Names: S.E. of S.Australia for Geographical Names Board, Adelaide.’ [[Held in the South Australian Museum. Identifier: AA 338/7/1/43.] [Filed under Danggali, though no Danggali entries– extent of language content unknown.] [Language: Wilyakali.]]

  • TINDALE, Norman. 1924 - 1991. ’Vocabularies.’ [[Held in the South Australian Museum. Identifier: AA 338/7/1/1.] [Language: Wilyakali.]]

  • WURM, S. A. (Stephen Adolphe), (1922-2001). 1955–1960. Language elicitation and songs from Northern NSW and Southern Qld. AIATSIS sound collection. [Archive Nos.: 02880 – 02895. Field tape number(s): NG4, 1957/1-9, 55A1-4, 60/9-36. [Performer/Speaker: Dougal Macfarlane.][Language: Wilyakali.]]