The Resource Housing, camps, material culture and community activities at Kopanga Outstation

Housing, camps, material culture and community activities at Kopanga Outstation

Label
Housing, camps, material culture and community activities at Kopanga Outstation
Title
Housing, camps, material culture and community activities at Kopanga Outstation
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Summary
Photographs taken during the Blythe River Project 1972-1973. Subjects include: Inangandua - Milingimbi 'soldiers' on route home, views of secular camp associated with Kunapipi, canoes; Kopanga - woman's burial scenes, houses; Lalargadjiripa - sand illustration of sequence of wet season fruits and roots, camp scenes, houses, disused camp site, shell and fruit collecting, netting fish, string bag making (European string); Manganama - houses, camp scenes, model canoes, manufacture of artefacts; Lalargadjiripa - views, houses, school, edible roots, line fishing, preparation of shell fish, net fishing; Malmiladjira water hole - getting water, digging for roots; Kopanga - traditional skirt and how worn; dreaming sites - Gatandjinyera, Anderabaikuda; living mounds - Anamamba, Nandjua; Kopanga - views of camp, digging for roots, crushing fruit, making houses, water containers; Kopanga - Anbara camp, canoes; Ngalidjibama - remains of houses, discarded dilly bag, string bracelet, exposed cremation, toy canoe, aze, food remains and preparation area, pandanus eating site, turtle and bulgai eating site, hollow log coffin
Cataloging source
AIAS
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1933-
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Meehan, Betty
Information about documentation
Caption List available
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  • 1933-
  • 1941-2001
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  • Meehan, Betty
  • Jones, Rhys
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  • Jones, Rhys
  • Gurrmanamana, Frank
  • Bandeiyama, Nancy
Label
Housing, camps, material culture and community activities at Kopanga Outstation
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Instantiates
Production
Control code
P0000972
Extent
536 negatives
Governing access note
Open access
Immediate source of acquisition
Betty Meehan
Note
  • Abstract taken from Index Card relating to 08460-08780
  • Updated form; any queries about the use of this collection for publication should go to the An-barra people through Betty Ngurrabangurraba
Other physical details
black and white
Stock number
MEEHAN.B02.BW (08245-08780)
Label
Housing, camps, material culture and community activities at Kopanga Outstation
Link
Production
Control code
P0000972
Extent
536 negatives
Governing access note
Open access
Immediate source of acquisition
Betty Meehan
Note
  • Abstract taken from Index Card relating to 08460-08780
  • Updated form; any queries about the use of this collection for publication should go to the An-barra people through Betty Ngurrabangurraba
Other physical details
black and white
Stock number
MEEHAN.B02.BW (08245-08780)

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