The Resource Mission activities, wedding, dance and mourning ceremony in Aurukun area

Mission activities, wedding, dance and mourning ceremony in Aurukun area

Label
Mission activities, wedding, dance and mourning ceremony in Aurukun area
Title
Mission activities, wedding, dance and mourning ceremony in Aurukun area
Creator
Contributor
Creator
Photographer
Subject
Summary
Photographs taken in the Aurukun and Kendall River region between 1925 and 1965. Subjects include: bush medicine; painted up women; nosepegs; string belts; painted up men; 'dead body' corroborree; grass skirts; feathered headdresses; body wrapped in bark; women wailing; portraits; Christmas at the mission; wedding portrait; dance from Torres Strait Island
Member of
Cataloging source
AIAS
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1897-1972
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MacKenzie, William Frederick
Date time place
Aurukun, Kendall River, Qld., 1925-1985
Information about documentation
Caption list available
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1897-1972.
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • MacKenzie, William Frederick
  • McConnel, Ursula
  • MacKenzie, Geraldine
Label
Mission activities, wedding, dance and mourning ceremony in Aurukun area
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/collections/using-collection/ordering-collection-items
Instantiates
Production
Note
Digital access copies available
Carrier category
sheet
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
P0000913
Dimensions
  • 6 x 6 cm. - 6 x 9 cm.
  • 9 x 6 cm.
Extent
  • 14 photographic prints
  • 2 negatives
Immediate source of acquisition
James M. Stuckey;
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Form
Other physical details
  • black and white
  • black and white
Reproduction note
TIFF files
Stock number
MACKENZIE.W08.BW (N03721-N03722)
System control number
(Sirsi) P0000913
Label
Mission activities, wedding, dance and mourning ceremony in Aurukun area
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/collections/using-collection/ordering-collection-items
Production
Note
Digital access copies available
Carrier category
sheet
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
P0000913
Dimensions
  • 6 x 6 cm. - 6 x 9 cm.
  • 9 x 6 cm.
Extent
  • 14 photographic prints
  • 2 negatives
Immediate source of acquisition
James M. Stuckey;
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Form
Other physical details
  • black and white
  • black and white
Reproduction note
TIFF files
Stock number
MACKENZIE.W08.BW (N03721-N03722)
System control number
(Sirsi) P0000913

Library Locations

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      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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