The Resource [Singing the train exhibition postcards]

[Singing the train exhibition postcards]

Label
[Singing the train exhibition postcards]
Title
[Singing the train exhibition postcards]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Set of 5 postcards displayed as part of Singing the Train, an AIATSIS foyer exhibition in collaboration with Nyamal elders and Wangka Maya Pilbara Aboriginal Language Centre held at the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS), Acton Peninsula, ACT, opened 22 November 2016 ; includes brief information on the exhibition story: a Nyamal song composed by Larry Brown, recorded by Topsy Fazeldine in 1964, of the first railway between Port Hedland and Marbel Bar in the Pilbara, Western Australia, 1911 to 1951
Cataloging source
AIAS
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies
  • Wangka Maya Pilbara Aboriginal Language Centre
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  • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies.
  • Postcards
Label
[Singing the train exhibition postcards]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title devised by cataloguer
Carrier category
card
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
This map shows the train line from Port Hedland to Marble Bar with Nyamal and English place names. Designed by Monica Conaghan -- Nyamal artist Clint Taylor's illustration of workers fixing the old train track from Port Hedland to Marble Bar -- The song tells of the smoke building and twisting from the train that sped like a dog across Nyamal country -- Nyamal artist Clint Taylor created the image of the dog. The historic photograph is courtesy of the State Library of Western Australia -- Train with the dog in smoke was created by Banyjima and Nyangumarta artist Taylor Derschcow. Photograph taken by Andrew Turner of AIATSIS
Extent
set of 5 cards
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
chiefly colour illustrations ;c18 cm x 11 cm
Label
[Singing the train exhibition postcards]
Publication
Note
Title devised by cataloguer
Carrier category
card
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
This map shows the train line from Port Hedland to Marble Bar with Nyamal and English place names. Designed by Monica Conaghan -- Nyamal artist Clint Taylor's illustration of workers fixing the old train track from Port Hedland to Marble Bar -- The song tells of the smoke building and twisting from the train that sped like a dog across Nyamal country -- Nyamal artist Clint Taylor created the image of the dog. The historic photograph is courtesy of the State Library of Western Australia -- Train with the dog in smoke was created by Banyjima and Nyangumarta artist Taylor Derschcow. Photograph taken by Andrew Turner of AIATSIS
Extent
set of 5 cards
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
chiefly colour illustrations ;c18 cm x 11 cm

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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