Ethnographic Reports

A group of reports on the peoples of Papua that include the Kayalala tribe of the East cape and North East Coast, tribes from the Milne Bay Area and China straits. The “Yassi Yassi” of Cape Vogel and the North East coast. And three tribes of Chads Bay. The tribes are described in detail under subheadings including Language, clothing, ornamentation, tattooing, agriculture, fishing, warfare , weapons, cannibalism, secret societies, social morals, commerce, the list goes on. altogether there are over ninety pages of detailed observation. The report is signed off with a monogram and dated 1904.