The Resource Birtles' travels around Australia: people, activities, flora and fauna

Birtles' travels around Australia: people, activities, flora and fauna

Label
Birtles' travels around Australia: people, activities, flora and fauna
Title
Birtles' travels around Australia: people, activities, flora and fauna
Creator
Contributor
Creator
Photographer
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Photographs taken by Francis Birtles during travels around Australia. Subjects include: spearthrowing; dog trapping wild cat; fish; baby turtles; gravesite; spearfishing; possum; barramundi; spearing stingrays; buffalo flies; pack horses; camel riding; dingoes; bone nose ornament; hunting buffalo; paperbark humpy; male ceremonies; peanut farming; milking a goat; boomerang throwing; smoking pituri root; didjeridu player; crocodile on chain; fishing; hunting goanna; wild yams; brown snake; eating wild bees; boy with spear and shield; Aboriginal women with head scarves; Aboriginal men in chains; geese and ducks; dead emu; cooking fish and goanna; carving turtle; daily activities such as sleeping and washing; rifles; hunting wallabies; hunting file snakes; marsupial rat; landscapes; harpoon; camp scenes; bicycle; group and individual portraits; stationhands; dugout canoes; fighting techniques; wild cotton; Australian Inland Mission; body paint; railway line; cicatrisations; rock painting
Member of
Cataloging source
AIAS
Date time place
Arnhem Land, Mataranka, Alligator River, Arafura, Alice Springs, Darwin, Murranji, N.T.; Flinders Ranges, S.A.; Barron River, Cairns, Cape York, Qld., c1910-1930
Information about documentation
Caption list available
Label
Birtles' travels around Australia: people, activities, flora and fauna
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/collections/using-collection/ordering-collection-items
Instantiates
Production
Note
  • Digital access copies available
  • Persons photographed include: Francis Birtles; Paddy ? or Boy Moses; Oonoomonoonoomoo or Charlie ?; Gooyn ?
  • 198 prints are duplicates of superior quality negatives and can be accessed through the Birtles negative collections
Carrier category
sheet
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
various
Extent
104 photographic prints
Immediate source of acquisition
Max Pechey;
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
  • Form
  • Images F00000215; F00000234-235; F00000245-249; F00000261-262; F00000293-300; F00000302; F00000304; F00000320; F00000322-323; F00000372 (men only); F00000244; F00000260 (women only); F00000263-264; F00000400 (sensitive material) are restricted
Other physical details
black and white
Reproduction note
TIFF files
Stock number
BIRTLES.F03.DF (F00000127-F00000426)
Label
Birtles' travels around Australia: people, activities, flora and fauna
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/collections/using-collection/ordering-collection-items
Production
Note
  • Digital access copies available
  • Persons photographed include: Francis Birtles; Paddy ? or Boy Moses; Oonoomonoonoomoo or Charlie ?; Gooyn ?
  • 198 prints are duplicates of superior quality negatives and can be accessed through the Birtles negative collections
Carrier category
sheet
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
various
Extent
104 photographic prints
Immediate source of acquisition
Max Pechey;
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
  • Form
  • Images F00000215; F00000234-235; F00000245-249; F00000261-262; F00000293-300; F00000302; F00000304; F00000320; F00000322-323; F00000372 (men only); F00000244; F00000260 (women only); F00000263-264; F00000400 (sensitive material) are restricted
Other physical details
black and white
Reproduction note
TIFF files
Stock number
BIRTLES.F03.DF (F00000127-F00000426)

Subject

Member of

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
Processing Feedback ...