The Resource [Preservation of Aboriginal antiquities, objects and sites]

[Preservation of Aboriginal antiquities, objects and sites]

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[Preservation of Aboriginal antiquities, objects and sites]
Title
[Preservation of Aboriginal antiquities, objects and sites]
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Summary
Oral examination of John Mulvaney (AIAS), J. Long and B. Dexter (Office of Aboriginal Affairs); factors underlying need for preservation (including dangers of theft; loss of heritage, bush fires); action required; risks of identifying and labelling sites; comments on Alligator River mining project; export of sacred objects; sale of artefacts; possibility of providing alternative storehouse for sacred objects; need for education to stimulate appreciation of traditional culture, significance of cultural property; brief discussion of employment of site recording personnel, rangers; Port Hedland rock carvings; comments on techniques of preservation/conservation including air conditioning; missions and preservation; tourism - as a potential threat and source of finance
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Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies
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Australia
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  • Mulvaney, D. J.
  • Long, J. P. M.
  • Dexter, B. G.
  • Australia
Label
[Preservation of Aboriginal antiquities, objects and sites]
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Publication
Control code
M0058881
System control number
0083353
Label
[Preservation of Aboriginal antiquities, objects and sites]
Publication
Control code
M0058881
System control number
0083353

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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