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Photographs taken during dental anthropology expeditions to Yuendumu and Koonibba

Label
Photographs taken during dental anthropology expeditions to Yuendumu and Koonibba
Title
Photographs taken during dental anthropology expeditions to Yuendumu and Koonibba
Creator
Contributor
Creator
Photographer
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Photographs taken during dental anthropology expeditions to Yuendumu and Koonibba from 1955 to 1959. These expeditions were primarily sponsored by the Board for Anthropological Research (University of Adelaide) and were led by Thomas Draper Campbell and Murray James Barrett. Dr James Alexander 'Alec' Cran was a staff member at the Adelaide University Dental School, and took part in five research expeditions to Aboriginal communities. Subjects include: individual and group portraits of Aboriginal men, women and children; expedition members in Rolls Royce car; aerial views of settlements; conducting and recording dental examinations; school, church, and other buildings; small motorboat; removing scales from small fish in Davenport creek; painted designs on the backs of men; man with spear and spearthrower; ceremonial bloodletting; men with ceremonial feather body decoration; men's ceremony; slaughtering and cooking kangaroo; cabbages in garden; outback landscapes; lizard; men inspecting rock art of large serpent; light aircraft; vegetable garden; Australian Baptist Home Mission truck
Cataloging source
AIAS
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Cran, James Alexander
Date time place
Yuendumu, Alice Springs, N.T., Koonibba, S.A., c1955-1959
Information about documentation
Some caption information available
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Cran, James Alexander
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  • Campbell, T. D.
  • Barrett, Murray J
Label
Photographs taken during dental anthropology expeditions to Yuendumu and Koonibba
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/collections/using-collection/ordering-collection-items
Instantiates
Production
Note
Digital access copies available
Carrier category
slide
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
35 mm.
Extent
143 slides
Immediate source of acquisition
David Cran;
Media category
projected
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
  • Deed of Gift
  • Original slides 000161904-000161915; 000161990-000161991 moved to restricted (men) area of vault 5
Other physical details
colour
Reproduction note
TIFF files
Stock number
CRAN.J01.CS (000161857-000161999)
Label
Photographs taken during dental anthropology expeditions to Yuendumu and Koonibba
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/collections/using-collection/ordering-collection-items
Production
Note
Digital access copies available
Carrier category
slide
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
35 mm.
Extent
143 slides
Immediate source of acquisition
David Cran;
Media category
projected
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
  • Deed of Gift
  • Original slides 000161904-000161915; 000161990-000161991 moved to restricted (men) area of vault 5
Other physical details
colour
Reproduction note
TIFF files
Stock number
CRAN.J01.CS (000161857-000161999)

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