The Resource Argus Collection of Aboriginal Photographs

Argus Collection of Aboriginal Photographs

Label
Argus Collection of Aboriginal Photographs
Title
Argus Collection of Aboriginal Photographs
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Photographs by various photographers of traditional Aboriginal communities in New South Wales, Queensland and the Northern Territory between 1910 and the 1960s. The photographs were commissioned by or reproduced with permission in the Argus Newspaper and associated publications. Subjects include: portraits; ceremony; rock art; drums; spear fishing; engravings; boomerangs; religion; basket making; ceremonial material culture
Cataloging source
AIAS
Date time place
Alice Springs; Arnhem Land; Bathurst Island; East Alligator River; Emily Gap; Groote Eylandt; Kakadu; Katherine River; Mary River; Melville Island; Oenpelli; Yirrkala, N.T.; Berowra; Cowan; French's Forest; Hawkesbury River; Kur-ringai Chase; Port Macquarie; Somersby; Sturts Meadow; Wollombi, N.S.W.; Atherton; Boulia; Cape York; Cardwell; Mitchell River; Nicholson River; Norman River; Normanby River; Pennefather River; Princess Charlotte Bay; Tully River; Wellesley Island, Qld., 1910-1960s
Index
no index present
Information about documentation
Caption list available
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Argus Collection of Aboriginal Photographs
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/collections/using-collection/ordering-collection-items
Instantiates
Production
INOXGD66NAg
Note
  • Digital access copies available
  • People depicted in photographs include: Narau
Carrier category
sheet
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 x 25 cm.
Extent
319 photographic prints
Immediate source of acquisition
Vicki Ritchie;
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
  • Form
  • Some images restricted: (men only) D00008810, D00008830-D00008831, D00008850, D00008875, D00008881-D00008886, D0008917, D0008919, D00009081, D0009009, D0009011, D0009024, D0009040-D0009041, D0009064, D0009073, D0009079, D0009085; (women only): D00008941; Sensitive (ceremony and skeletal remains): D00008880, D0009052, D00009057-D00009058, D0009066, D0009086, D00009090.
Other physical details
black and white;
Reproduction note
TIFF files
Stock number
ARGUS.001.DF (D00008788-D00009106)
System control number
(Sirsi) a378159
Label
Argus Collection of Aboriginal Photographs
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/collections/using-collection/ordering-collection-items
Production
INOXGD66NAg
Note
  • Digital access copies available
  • People depicted in photographs include: Narau
Carrier category
sheet
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 x 25 cm.
Extent
319 photographic prints
Immediate source of acquisition
Vicki Ritchie;
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
  • Form
  • Some images restricted: (men only) D00008810, D00008830-D00008831, D00008850, D00008875, D00008881-D00008886, D0008917, D0008919, D00009081, D0009009, D0009011, D0009024, D0009040-D0009041, D0009064, D0009073, D0009079, D0009085; (women only): D00008941; Sensitive (ceremony and skeletal remains): D00008880, D0009052, D00009057-D00009058, D0009066, D0009086, D00009090.
Other physical details
black and white;
Reproduction note
TIFF files
Stock number
ARGUS.001.DF (D00008788-D00009106)
System control number
(Sirsi) a378159

Subject

Library Locations

    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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