The Resource People, material culture, and string figure and sign language demonstrations in the Torres Strait Islands

People, material culture, and string figure and sign language demonstrations in the Torres Strait Islands

Label
People, material culture, and string figure and sign language demonstrations in the Torres Strait Islands
Title
People, material culture, and string figure and sign language demonstrations in the Torres Strait Islands
Creator
Contributor
Creator
Photographer
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Photographs taken during field research on ethnomusicology in the Torres-Strait Islands. Subjects include: Indivudual and group portraits; landscapes; Kodal augud (crocodile clan) cult place; stone fish-trap; shell and bone mounds; old shell oven; painted rock art; cutting turtle; palm-leaf basket; children's toys; track and swamp; war dance; working in the garden; Mother's Union; wap; dugong; Easter procession; Easter games; fishing; bringing water; canoes; mat-making; toy canoe made from palm-leaf; string figures; village; important landmarks; poti (native bird trap); salmisau poti (South Sea bird trap); sign language demonstration
Member of
Cataloging source
AIAS
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Laade, Wolfgang
Date time place
Mabuiag Island, Waier Island, Koiksugai (Redfruit) Islet, Kod Widul Island, Kod Pulu Islet, Saibai Island, Dauan Island, Qld., c1960s
Funding information
Grant No.
Information about documentation
Captions compiled by staff available
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Laade, Wolfgang
Label
People, material culture, and string figure and sign language demonstrations in the Torres Strait Islands
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/collections/using-collection/ordering-collection-items
Instantiates
Production
Note
  • Persons photographed include: Jimmy Luffman; Dagmar Laade; Bob Lee; Guninie Luffman; Kame Paipai; Nora ?; Louis ?; Ivy ?; Mary-Anne ?; Mathilda ?; Gasu; Nganokap; Ibara ?; Mabel ?; Magai ?; Timothy ?; Aniba ?; Alfred ?; Wilfred ?; Robson ?; Gobiturumau Kassa; Harriet ?; Wake Oba; Masapa; Mareko; Evelyn ?; Nawia; Ena ?; Mildred ?; Petta ?; Nazi ?; Tiana ?; Kala; Enosa ?; Waiga; Moibus; Baibarri; Diwi; Jerry ?; Tabipa; Elisala Bige; Gertie ?; Flossie ?; Enid ?; Neimak; Anau Mau; Gloriana ?; Daku; Reverend Seriba Sagigi (Baku)
  • Digital access copies available
  • See audio recordings: LAADE_W01; LAADE_W02; LAADE_W03; LAADE_W04; LAADE_W05; LAADE_W06
Carrier category
sheet
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
13 x 9 cm.
Extent
247 photographic prints
Immediate source of acquisition
Wolfgang Laade
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
No form
Other physical details
black and white
Reproduction note
  • TIFF files
  • Photographic prints
Stock number
LAADE.W02.DF (D00026516-D00026762)
Label
People, material culture, and string figure and sign language demonstrations in the Torres Strait Islands
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/collections/using-collection/ordering-collection-items
Production
Note
  • Persons photographed include: Jimmy Luffman; Dagmar Laade; Bob Lee; Guninie Luffman; Kame Paipai; Nora ?; Louis ?; Ivy ?; Mary-Anne ?; Mathilda ?; Gasu; Nganokap; Ibara ?; Mabel ?; Magai ?; Timothy ?; Aniba ?; Alfred ?; Wilfred ?; Robson ?; Gobiturumau Kassa; Harriet ?; Wake Oba; Masapa; Mareko; Evelyn ?; Nawia; Ena ?; Mildred ?; Petta ?; Nazi ?; Tiana ?; Kala; Enosa ?; Waiga; Moibus; Baibarri; Diwi; Jerry ?; Tabipa; Elisala Bige; Gertie ?; Flossie ?; Enid ?; Neimak; Anau Mau; Gloriana ?; Daku; Reverend Seriba Sagigi (Baku)
  • Digital access copies available
  • See audio recordings: LAADE_W01; LAADE_W02; LAADE_W03; LAADE_W04; LAADE_W05; LAADE_W06
Carrier category
sheet
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
13 x 9 cm.
Extent
247 photographic prints
Immediate source of acquisition
Wolfgang Laade
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
No form
Other physical details
black and white
Reproduction note
  • TIFF files
  • Photographic prints
Stock number
LAADE.W02.DF (D00026516-D00026762)

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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