The Resource Birtles' travels around Australia: portraits of Aboriginal men, women and children, and photographs of everyday life and activities

Birtles' travels around Australia: portraits of Aboriginal men, women and children, and photographs of everyday life and activities

Label
Birtles' travels around Australia: portraits of Aboriginal men, women and children, and photographs of everyday life and activities
Title
Birtles' travels around Australia: portraits of Aboriginal men, women and children, and photographs of everyday life and activities
Creator
Contributor
Creator
Photographer
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Photographs taken by Francis Birtles during travels around Australia. Subjects include: portraits of Aboriginal men, women and children; digging stick; native cat (quoll); bark cradle; dead buffalo; midden; children playing; spinning native cotton; girl carrying lizards; camp fire; turtle; dead cockatoo; children playing with a brolga; children painted up and with feathered headdress; child bathing in an enamel basin; children's toys; washing clothes; dogs; flour and grinding stone; children eating; eating wild bees' honey; painted rock; face paint; small dugout canoes; collecting flowers; picking wild cotton; kangaroo intestines; boy with spear and shield; sleeping babies; tree climbing
Cataloging source
AIAS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Birtles, Francis
Date time place
Northern Australia, 1920
Information about documentation
Caption list available
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Birtles, Francis
Label
Birtles' travels around Australia: portraits of Aboriginal men, women and children, and photographs of everyday life and activities
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/collections/using-collection/ordering-collection-items
Instantiates
Production
Note
  • Digital access copies available
  • Persons photographed include: Nea Birtles; 'Plenty' ?
Carrier category
other
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
large format
Extent
218 negatives
Immediate source of acquisition
Max Pechey;
Media category
other
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Form
Other physical details
black and white
Reproduction note
TIFF files
Stock number
BIRTLES.F21.BW (F00004754-F00004971)
Label
Birtles' travels around Australia: portraits of Aboriginal men, women and children, and photographs of everyday life and activities
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/collections/using-collection/ordering-collection-items
Production
Note
  • Digital access copies available
  • Persons photographed include: Nea Birtles; 'Plenty' ?
Carrier category
other
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
large format
Extent
218 negatives
Immediate source of acquisition
Max Pechey;
Media category
other
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Form
Other physical details
black and white
Reproduction note
TIFF files
Stock number
BIRTLES.F21.BW (F00004754-F00004971)

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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