The Resource The Wentworth's trip to Tasmania

The Wentworth's trip to Tasmania

Label
The Wentworth's trip to Tasmania
Title
The Wentworth's trip to Tasmania
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 Wentworth's 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 the Wentworth's trip to Tasmania in 1965. Subjects include: Logging; mining; tunnel boring machine; rock engravings; forest; steam trains; mountain; archaeological survey; hydroelectricity site; swimming pool; water channel; Eddystone point lighthouse and grave; echidna; cave; buildings; Richmond Bridge; midden; ivy; forest; cave; houses; trucks
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Cataloging source
AIAS
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1907-2005
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Wentworth, Barbara
Date time place
Rocky Cape, Queenstown, Port Arthur, Tas., March 1965
Information about documentation
Caption list available
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1907-2005
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Wentworth, Barbara
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  • Wentworth, W. C.
  • Wentworth, Barbara
  • Jones, Rhys
  • Petroglyphs
Label
The Wentworth's trip to Tasmania
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; Rhys Jones
Carrier category
slide
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
35 mm.
Extent
65 slides
Immediate source of acquisition
Georgina San Roque;
Media category
projected
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Deed of Gift
Other physical details
colour
Reproduction note
TIFF files
Stock number
WENTWORTH.B04.CS (000169234-000169298)
Label
The Wentworth's trip to Tasmania
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; Rhys Jones
Carrier category
slide
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
35 mm.
Extent
65 slides
Immediate source of acquisition
Georgina San Roque;
Media category
projected
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Deed of Gift
Other physical details
colour
Reproduction note
TIFF files
Stock number
WENTWORTH.B04.CS (000169234-000169298)

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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