The Resource Birtles' travels around Australia : portraits of Aboriginal men and women, and photographs of everyday life and material culture

Birtles' travels around Australia : portraits of Aboriginal men and women, and photographs of everyday life and material culture

Label
Birtles' travels around Australia : portraits of Aboriginal men and women, and photographs of everyday life and material culture
Title
Birtles' travels around Australia : portraits of Aboriginal men and women, and photographs of everyday life and material culture
Creator
Contributor
Creator
Photographer
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Photographs taken by Francis Birtles during travels around Australia. Subjects include: portraits of Aboriginal men, women and children; fire; lighting pipe; dreadlocks; making wooden dish; fish; spears; bead necklace; patterned dress; dried grass bundles for shelter construction; cicatrations; yams; dingo puppy; ceremonial dress; fruit; chewing clay to make paint; spears; buffalo
Cataloging source
AIAS
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Birtles, Francis
Date time place
Northern and central Australia; south-west Queensland; Arnhem Land, N.T., 1920
Information about documentation
Caption list available
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Birtles, Francis
Label
Birtles' travels around Australia : portraits of Aboriginal men and women, and photographs of everyday life and material culture
Link
https://aiatsis.gov.au/collections/using-collection/ordering-collection-items
Instantiates
Production
Note
Digital access copies available
Carrier category
other
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
large format
Extent
162 negatives
Immediate source of acquisition
Max Pechey;
Media category
other
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Form
Other physical details
black and white
Reproduction note
TIFF files
Stock number
BIRTLES.F22.BW (F00004972-F00005132)
Label
Birtles' travels around Australia : portraits of Aboriginal men and women, and photographs of everyday life and material culture
Link
https://aiatsis.gov.au/collections/using-collection/ordering-collection-items
Production
Note
Digital access copies available
Carrier category
other
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
large format
Extent
162 negatives
Immediate source of acquisition
Max Pechey;
Media category
other
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Form
Other physical details
black and white
Reproduction note
TIFF files
Stock number
BIRTLES.F22.BW (F00004972-F00005132)

Library Locations

    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
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