The Resource Portraits of individuals and daily life in the Torres Strait

Portraits of individuals and daily life in the Torres Strait

Label
Portraits of individuals and daily life in the Torres Strait
Title
Portraits of individuals and daily life in the Torres Strait
Creator
Contributor
Creator
Photographer
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Photographs taken by Jeremy Beckett during fieldwork in the Torres Strait between 1958 and 1961. Subjects include: dancing; individual and group portraits; musicians; housing; harvesting bananas; village scenes; ceremonies; hunting dugong; repairing church roof; prisoners working on gardens; cooking and eating turtle; Badu rock shelter with paintings; Zogo shrine at Ugar; wedding; church procession; tombstone opening; visit of Canon Francis Bowie to Sabai; visit of Bishop of PNG to Badu; butchering turtle; crew onboard lugger; Saibai canoes and sailing vessels; skeletal remains
Cataloging source
AIAS
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1931-
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Beckett, Jeremy
Date time place
Badu Island, Mer Island, Ugar Island, Saibai Island, Yam Island, Moa Island, Thursday Island, Torres Strait, Qld., 1958-1961
Information about documentation
Caption list available
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1931-
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Beckett, Jeremy
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Rice, James
Label
Portraits of individuals and daily life in the Torres Strait
Link
Instantiates
Production
Note
  • Digital access copies available
  • Persons photographed include: Naseli Tamwoy; Tapim Oi Pennyfather; Soloman Nona; Fred Ghisu; John Barsa; Tom Tapou; Ben Kudub; Sam Passi; Muriel Tipot; Bedda Mast; Ben Nona; Utai Whop; Caroline Modee; Asai Baruna; Ruth Baruna; Joshua Mast; Wake Ober Waiga; Wilhelm Rechinitz; Bert Williams; Jim Baira; Joe Mairu; Francis Bowie; Oroki Dow; Ailan Mast; Siwene Morseo; Wasia Pasty; Kimwoy Nona; Malo Bomai; Day Day; Murray Pai; Abou Noah; Etta Passi; Boa Mabo; Day Simbolo Junior; Mariott Mabo; Alo Tapim; Osio Dipoma; Bishop Matthew; Ses Baruna; James Rice; Sigidam Ghisa; Henry Kabiri; Kalis Aragu; Bogo Pilot; Phillip Nona; Murray-Jack Morseo; Marie Nona; Ronnie Nona; Jakobeda Priest; Sepolma; Gilbert Nona; Pilemon Nona; Timaio Hosea; Crossfield Ahmat; Joey Nona; Mota Salee; Ella Namoa; Naila Namoa; Luna Neliman; Nailu Mast; Maduga; Sania Mene; Irad Nona; Eliassa Tom; Mengui Nomoa; Mareke Maino; Eric Maino; Ger; Kulad; Robeson Aniba; Wilfred Aniba; Waria Mast; Danakuik Mast; Sergeant Kudub; Nami Akiba; Bethel Mairu; Jakobeda Mast; Kai Mast; Asuelu Aniba; Aniba Asa; Dora Gela (nee Nona)
Carrier category
other
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
6 x 6 cm.
Extent
187 negatives
Immediate source of acquisition
Jeremy Beckett;
Media category
other
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
  • Form
  • N06446_01-02 restricted after Torres Strait access visit 2013 on information from Dick Williams, Badu Island - contain skeletal remains
Other physical details
black and white
Reproduction note
TIFF files
Stock number
BECKETT.J02.BW (N06414-N06446)
System control number
(Sirsi) a313861
Label
Portraits of individuals and daily life in the Torres Strait
Link
Production
Note
  • Digital access copies available
  • Persons photographed include: Naseli Tamwoy; Tapim Oi Pennyfather; Soloman Nona; Fred Ghisu; John Barsa; Tom Tapou; Ben Kudub; Sam Passi; Muriel Tipot; Bedda Mast; Ben Nona; Utai Whop; Caroline Modee; Asai Baruna; Ruth Baruna; Joshua Mast; Wake Ober Waiga; Wilhelm Rechinitz; Bert Williams; Jim Baira; Joe Mairu; Francis Bowie; Oroki Dow; Ailan Mast; Siwene Morseo; Wasia Pasty; Kimwoy Nona; Malo Bomai; Day Day; Murray Pai; Abou Noah; Etta Passi; Boa Mabo; Day Simbolo Junior; Mariott Mabo; Alo Tapim; Osio Dipoma; Bishop Matthew; Ses Baruna; James Rice; Sigidam Ghisa; Henry Kabiri; Kalis Aragu; Bogo Pilot; Phillip Nona; Murray-Jack Morseo; Marie Nona; Ronnie Nona; Jakobeda Priest; Sepolma; Gilbert Nona; Pilemon Nona; Timaio Hosea; Crossfield Ahmat; Joey Nona; Mota Salee; Ella Namoa; Naila Namoa; Luna Neliman; Nailu Mast; Maduga; Sania Mene; Irad Nona; Eliassa Tom; Mengui Nomoa; Mareke Maino; Eric Maino; Ger; Kulad; Robeson Aniba; Wilfred Aniba; Waria Mast; Danakuik Mast; Sergeant Kudub; Nami Akiba; Bethel Mairu; Jakobeda Mast; Kai Mast; Asuelu Aniba; Aniba Asa; Dora Gela (nee Nona)
Carrier category
other
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
6 x 6 cm.
Extent
187 negatives
Immediate source of acquisition
Jeremy Beckett;
Media category
other
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
  • Form
  • N06446_01-02 restricted after Torres Strait access visit 2013 on information from Dick Williams, Badu Island - contain skeletal remains
Other physical details
black and white
Reproduction note
TIFF files
Stock number
BECKETT.J02.BW (N06414-N06446)
System control number
(Sirsi) a313861

Library Locations

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