The Resource Petroglyphs from Callawa Creek, Port Hedland and Depuch Island

Petroglyphs from Callawa Creek, Port Hedland and Depuch Island

Label
Petroglyphs from Callawa Creek, Port Hedland and Depuch Island
Title
Petroglyphs from Callawa Creek, Port Hedland and Depuch Island
Creator
Contributor
Creator
Photographer
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Photographs taken of various petroglyph sites in Western Australia. Subjects include: symbolic outlines such as sunbursts, concentric circles, rake patterns and zigzag lines; bird, lizard, snake and turtle motifs; fish, kangaroo, wallaby and dugong motifs; stingray liver, crab and dog motifs; other unidentified marine creatures; spirit beings wearing headdress and human figures brandishing weapons such as spears and boomerangs; two European name plate engravings, one a printed personal name and date, the other a printed ship name, date and personal name
Cataloging source
AIAS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Day, Adrian O
Date time place
Callawa Creek, Port Hedland, Depuch Island, W.A., 1959
Information about documentation
Caption list available
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Day, Adrian O.
Label
Petroglyphs from Callawa Creek, Port Hedland and Depuch Island
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/collections/using-collection/ordering-collection-items
Instantiates
Production
Note
  • Digital access copies available
  • See report on field work on Depuch Island, August 1959 prepared by A.O. Day. Includes notes on eight Aboriginal petroglyph sites on Depuch Island, Western Australia. There are two European name plate engravings. Hard copies held in Vault 2 in DAY, Adrian O. documentation folder
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
1 online resource (60 photographs)
Immediate source of acquisition
Adrian O. Day;
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
  • Updated form
  • Originals returned to depositor on 17/11/11 - see documentation for details
  • Additional prints found in F.D.McCarthy print collection held for assessment with this collection at R00220
Other physical details
RGB and grey scale
Reproduction note
TIFF files
Stock number
DAY.A02.DF (D00013030-D00013089)
System control number
(Sirsi) a387323
Label
Petroglyphs from Callawa Creek, Port Hedland and Depuch Island
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/collections/using-collection/ordering-collection-items
Production
Note
  • Digital access copies available
  • See report on field work on Depuch Island, August 1959 prepared by A.O. Day. Includes notes on eight Aboriginal petroglyph sites on Depuch Island, Western Australia. There are two European name plate engravings. Hard copies held in Vault 2 in DAY, Adrian O. documentation folder
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
1 online resource (60 photographs)
Immediate source of acquisition
Adrian O. Day;
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
  • Updated form
  • Originals returned to depositor on 17/11/11 - see documentation for details
  • Additional prints found in F.D.McCarthy print collection held for assessment with this collection at R00220
Other physical details
RGB and grey scale
Reproduction note
TIFF files
Stock number
DAY.A02.DF (D00013030-D00013089)
System control number
(Sirsi) a387323

Library Locations

    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
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