The Resource Yorky Billy: 5 audiotape reels from the 1980 film

Yorky Billy: 5 audiotape reels from the 1980 film

Label
Yorky Billy: 5 audiotape reels from the 1980 film
Title
Yorky Billy: 5 audiotape reels from the 1980 film
Creator
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Yorky Billy, the son of an Aboriginal mother and a white man from Yorkshire, England, is in his 80's and lives at Ngurdgu (Spring Creek) in the Northern Territory. In this interview Yorky talks of his parents and the life he led as a professional buffalo shooter, dingo hunter and gold prospector. Yorky Billy passed away shortly after the film was made
Member of
Cataloging source
AIAS
Date of event
1977
Date time place
Recorded at
Index
no index present
Information about documentation
  • File property list
  • Not auditioned
Literary form
non fiction
PerformerNote
Yorky Billy; William Alderson
Place of event
Spring Peak, N.T.,
Label
Yorky Billy: 5 audiotape reels from the 1980 film
Link
http://www.aiatsis.gov.au/get-involved/contact-us
Instantiates
Production
Note
  • Interim digital access copies available
  • See FC00466_1-23 / 'Yorky Billy' for related film rushes
  • Also referred to as 'Yarralin Film Project'
Carrier category
audiotape reel
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
sounds
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
5 audiotape reels (approximately 25 min. each)
Immediate source of acquisition
AIAS
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
No form; recordist was an AIAS staff member
Reproduction note
WAV files
Label
Yorky Billy: 5 audiotape reels from the 1980 film
Link
http://www.aiatsis.gov.au/get-involved/contact-us
Production
Note
  • Interim digital access copies available
  • See FC00466_1-23 / 'Yorky Billy' for related film rushes
  • Also referred to as 'Yarralin Film Project'
Carrier category
audiotape reel
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
sounds
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
5 audiotape reels (approximately 25 min. each)
Immediate source of acquisition
AIAS
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
No form; recordist was an AIAS staff member
Reproduction note
WAV files

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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