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The Ronald Rose Collection: community portraits on Melville Island

Label
The Ronald Rose Collection: community portraits on Melville Island
Title
The Ronald Rose Collection: community portraits on Melville Island
Creator
Contributor
Creator
Photographer
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Photographs taken by Ronald Rose during two visits to Snake Bay and other locations on Melville Island. Subjects include: 'story book' portraits of two children (Kathleen and Johnny); man wearing cockatoo feather headress; pukumani ceremony; pukumani poles; sewing class; aircraft at Snake Bay airstrip; forestry workers and activities; house construction; mission facilities and activities; general views of Snake Bay; children playing; women gardening; unloading supply boat; children at school; man playing didjeridu with others playing clapsticks; cooking and eating lizard; making pukumani poles; men teaching boys hunting; men and boys fishing; men decorated for ceremony; Island fauna including lizards, wallaby, possum, glider, geese; man making damper; man making spear; women working in mission gardens; birds on lagoon; men paddling dug-out canoe; boy climbing tree; wreck of Japanese aircraft from WW2; aerial view of Snake Bay; individual and group portraits
Member of
Cataloging source
AIAS
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1920-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rose, Ronald
Date time place
Snake Bay, Karslake Island, Pickertaramoor, Melville Island, N.T., 1962 and 1966
Information about documentation
Caption list available
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1920-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Rose, Ronald
Label
The Ronald Rose Collection: community portraits on Melville Island
Link
Instantiates
Production
Note
  • Digital access copies available
  • Persons photographed include: Ronald Rose; Doug Nicholson; Ted Harvey; Rosie; Kathleen; Johnny; Danny Daniels; Janie; Ronnie; Black Joe; Chris; Happy Cook; Ali Miller (?)
Carrier category
other
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
6 x 7 cm.
Extent
246 negatives
Immediate source of acquisition
Chris Rose;
Media category
other
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Form
Other physical details
black and white
Reproduction note
TIFF files
Stock number
ROSE.R03.BW (N07308-N07335)
System control number
(Sirsi) a376830
Label
The Ronald Rose Collection: community portraits on Melville Island
Link
Production
Note
  • Digital access copies available
  • Persons photographed include: Ronald Rose; Doug Nicholson; Ted Harvey; Rosie; Kathleen; Johnny; Danny Daniels; Janie; Ronnie; Black Joe; Chris; Happy Cook; Ali Miller (?)
Carrier category
other
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
6 x 7 cm.
Extent
246 negatives
Immediate source of acquisition
Chris Rose;
Media category
other
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Form
Other physical details
black and white
Reproduction note
TIFF files
Stock number
ROSE.R03.BW (N07308-N07335)
System control number
(Sirsi) a376830

Library Locations

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