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The Wentworths' trip through Katherine, Pine Creek area and Arnhem Land

Label
The Wentworths' trip through Katherine, Pine Creek area and Arnhem Land
Title
The Wentworths' trip through Katherine, Pine Creek area and Arnhem Land
Creator
Contributor
Creator
Photographer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Barbara Wentworth was the wife of the Honourable William (Bill) Wentworth, a politician, the first Minister-in-charge of Aboriginal Affairs in 1968, and the ‘founding father’ of the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies. Between the years of 1962-1988 the Wentworths travelled to many Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities around Australia, often to remote locations accessible only by four-wheel drive. Barbara Wentworth documented much of these trips, including their many interactions with Indigenous people and communities. Photographs taken during a trip through the Katherine and Pine Creek regions and Arnhem Land, Northern Territory. Subjects include: Aerial views; ceremonial rock; school units; hospital; landscape views; making johnny cakes; camps; waterlilly lagoon; boggy creek crossing; fishing; Church of England Oenpelli Mission; buffalo; stations; Western Nuclear Mine; helicopter; cockatoo; brumbies; wild flowers; ochre cliff; bogged vehicle; rock paintings; water hole; fox skin; archaeological dig; the Ruined City (Burunju?); burial shelf; rain stone; school assembly; missionary's hoouse; layers of molten rock; Northern Hercules Mine; mountain range; buffalo bones and skins; abattoir; radio transceiver
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Cataloging source
AIAS
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1907-2005
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Wentworth, Barbara
Date time place
Ingaladdi, Willeroo, Coolibah Station, Katherine, Pine Creek, Oenpelli, Mount Valley, Moroak, Roper River, Numbulwar / Rose River, Mainoru, Nhulunbuy, Mount Marumba, Arnhem Land, N.T., July-September 1966
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Item level records available
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1907-2005
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Wentworth, Barbara
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  • Wentworth, W. C.
  • Wentworth, Barbara
  • Wallace, Phyl
  • Wild horses
Label
The Wentworths' trip through Katherine, Pine Creek area and Arnhem Land
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/collections/using-collection/ordering-collection-items
Instantiates
Production
Note
  • Digital access copies available
  • Persons photographed include: William (Bill) Wentworth; Barbara Wentworth; Sam ?; Lina ?; Dr. ? Mulvaney; Daniel Arnold; Jane Gilchrist; Colin Gilchrist; 'Bush Brother' John
Carrier category
slide
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
35 mm.
Extent
287 slides
Immediate source of acquisition
Georgina San Roque;
Media category
projected
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
  • Deed of Gift
  • Image 000170305 (sensitive material) is restricted
Other physical details
colour
Reproduction note
TIFF files
Stock number
WENTWORTH.B06.CS (000170133-000170419)
Terms governing use
Copyright restrictions may apply
Label
The Wentworths' trip through Katherine, Pine Creek area and Arnhem Land
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/collections/using-collection/ordering-collection-items
Production
Note
  • Digital access copies available
  • Persons photographed include: William (Bill) Wentworth; Barbara Wentworth; Sam ?; Lina ?; Dr. ? Mulvaney; Daniel Arnold; Jane Gilchrist; Colin Gilchrist; 'Bush Brother' John
Carrier category
slide
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
35 mm.
Extent
287 slides
Immediate source of acquisition
Georgina San Roque;
Media category
projected
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
  • Deed of Gift
  • Image 000170305 (sensitive material) is restricted
Other physical details
colour
Reproduction note
TIFF files
Stock number
WENTWORTH.B06.CS (000170133-000170419)
Terms governing use
Copyright restrictions may apply

Library Locations

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