The Resource Torres Strait images from the 1898 Haddon expedition

Torres Strait images from the 1898 Haddon expedition

Label
Torres Strait images from the 1898 Haddon expedition
Title
Torres Strait images from the 1898 Haddon expedition
Creator
Contributor
Collector
Photographer
Subject
Summary
Photographs taken during the Haddon expedition to Torres Strait in 1898. Subjects include: community life; bodily modification; 'bud lu' (waist belt); totem scarification; traditional clothing; wedding in church; 'Kaketut' marriage ceremony; 'Kaikai'; 'Kaketut' (present of food); cooking and feasting; earth oven; grass / fibre skirts; sketches; carvings; fish hook ornaments; masks; charms; zole objects; stone and shell cultural objects; ritual and sorcery stones; 'kap' and war dance; death dance; 'waiitutu kap' (saw-fish dance); dance stave; outrigger canoe model; missions; dhari headdresses; ear weights; nose sticks; armlets; 'Dogai' mask; harpoons; shrines; fire-making; fish weirs; 'Malu' ceremony; 'Bomai-Malu' object; mourning objects; kwod place (men's talking place); 'Mawa' mask; Kwoiam's waterhole; Kwoiam motifs; 'Home dance'; bows and arrows; stone headed clubs; genealogical charts; Revival of 'Bomai Mala' ceremony; oracle site; rock paintings; eye examinations; Cove of Mumugubut
Cataloging source
AIAS
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1855-1940
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Haddon, Alfred C.
Date time place
Torres Strait, Qld., 1898
Information about documentation
Caption list available
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wilkin, Anthony
  • Finsch, Otto
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chalmers, James
  • Seligman, C. G.
  • Rivers, W. H. R.
  • Ray, Sidney H.
  • Haddon, Alfred C.
Label
Torres Strait images from the 1898 Haddon expedition
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/collections/using-collection/ordering-collection-items
Instantiates
Production
Note
  • Digital access copies available
  • Persons photographed include: Noma and family; Tom and family; Georgie; Patie; Tom; Peter; Waria; Gizu; Alan; Gaiba; Bonel; Reverend J. Chalmers; Chief of Sabai; Mamus; Ulai; Bablo; Gasu; Canoe; Work; Deau; William; James; Alo; Imagi; Bugi's man and son; Komabri; Gadodo; Pasi; Davita; Wag; Smoke; Poi; Kilerup; Giaz; Rasu; Rice; Beni; Sambo; Biro; Wano; Papi; Doboro; Wanai and family; Charlie; Tapau; Dela; Ben; Tom; Ray; Passi; Finau and family; Bud? and family; Nomoa, Chief of Mabuiag; William McDougall; Charles Myers; Charles Seligman; William Rivers; Sidney Ray; Alfred Haddon; Charlie Ontong; Anthony Wilkin; Jimmy Rice; Debe Wali; Jimmy Dei; Kaige; Enoka; Arei Mamoose; Basser; Baton; Jimmy; Aba; Gubi (Aingara); Madhe Samson; Muka/Mooka (Wame/Wamey)
  • Anthony Wilkin was the official photographer; N02127_29-30 photos by Otto Finsch
Carrier category
other
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
P0000664
Dimensions
35 mm.
Extent
477 copy negatives
Immediate source of acquisition
Cambridge Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Media category
other
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
  • For permission to use in publication contact Curator of Anthropology, Cambridge Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
  • Form
  • Images N02140_12A and N02140_13A (sensitive material) are restricted
Other physical details
black and white
Reproduction note
  • TIFF files
  • Photographic prints
Stock number
HADDON.001.BW (N02127-N02140)
System control number
(Sirsi) P0000664
Label
Torres Strait images from the 1898 Haddon expedition
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/collections/using-collection/ordering-collection-items
Production
Note
  • Digital access copies available
  • Persons photographed include: Noma and family; Tom and family; Georgie; Patie; Tom; Peter; Waria; Gizu; Alan; Gaiba; Bonel; Reverend J. Chalmers; Chief of Sabai; Mamus; Ulai; Bablo; Gasu; Canoe; Work; Deau; William; James; Alo; Imagi; Bugi's man and son; Komabri; Gadodo; Pasi; Davita; Wag; Smoke; Poi; Kilerup; Giaz; Rasu; Rice; Beni; Sambo; Biro; Wano; Papi; Doboro; Wanai and family; Charlie; Tapau; Dela; Ben; Tom; Ray; Passi; Finau and family; Bud? and family; Nomoa, Chief of Mabuiag; William McDougall; Charles Myers; Charles Seligman; William Rivers; Sidney Ray; Alfred Haddon; Charlie Ontong; Anthony Wilkin; Jimmy Rice; Debe Wali; Jimmy Dei; Kaige; Enoka; Arei Mamoose; Basser; Baton; Jimmy; Aba; Gubi (Aingara); Madhe Samson; Muka/Mooka (Wame/Wamey)
  • Anthony Wilkin was the official photographer; N02127_29-30 photos by Otto Finsch
Carrier category
other
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
P0000664
Dimensions
35 mm.
Extent
477 copy negatives
Immediate source of acquisition
Cambridge Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Media category
other
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
  • For permission to use in publication contact Curator of Anthropology, Cambridge Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
  • Form
  • Images N02140_12A and N02140_13A (sensitive material) are restricted
Other physical details
black and white
Reproduction note
  • TIFF files
  • Photographic prints
Stock number
HADDON.001.BW (N02127-N02140)
System control number
(Sirsi) P0000664

Subject

Library Locations

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      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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