The Resource Making a Dugout Canoe

Making a Dugout Canoe

Label
Making a Dugout Canoe
Title
Making a Dugout Canoe
Creator
Subject
Summary
Photographs taken to document the process of the construction of a dugout canoe carried out in the Maningrida area area in 1973-74. The construction was undertaken by Big Barney Geridruwanga to manufacture an ocean going dugout canoe, in the traditional style complete with pandanus sail, for the National Ethnographic Collection by the Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies. Subjects include: canoe wreckage; canoe making; dugout canoe; sail making; weaving; cottonwood; hibiscus; pandanus; stringybark
Cataloging source
AIAS
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Gillespie, D.
Date time place
Arnhem Land, N.T., 1973
Information about documentation
Caption list available
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Geridruwanga
Label
Making a Dugout Canoe
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/collections/using-collection/ordering-collection-items
Instantiates
Production
Note
  • Digital access copies available
  • See also 8mm films: Canoe film held at FC00515_1 and Canoe manufacture: bark cutting and mat making held at FC_00514_1 in the Moving Image Collection
  • Extensive written documentation includen in donor file entitled 'Technological Processes at Maningrida & Environs No. 2 ... Dugout Canoes'
  • Persons photographed include: Nancy Djinbor; Gindruwanga; Munduning Munduning; Mary Wangaridba
Carrier category
other
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type MARC source
rda content
Control code
P0000599
Dimensions
35 mm.
Extent
36 negatives
Media category
other
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
  • Form
  • Collection reaccessioned from 17421-17455 to include N prefix
Other physical details
black and white
Reproduction note
TIFF files
Stock number
GILLESPIE.D03.BW (N09139)
System control number
(Sirsi) P0000599
Label
Making a Dugout Canoe
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/collections/using-collection/ordering-collection-items
Production
Note
  • Digital access copies available
  • See also 8mm films: Canoe film held at FC00515_1 and Canoe manufacture: bark cutting and mat making held at FC_00514_1 in the Moving Image Collection
  • Extensive written documentation includen in donor file entitled 'Technological Processes at Maningrida & Environs No. 2 ... Dugout Canoes'
  • Persons photographed include: Nancy Djinbor; Gindruwanga; Munduning Munduning; Mary Wangaridba
Carrier category
other
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type MARC source
rda content
Control code
P0000599
Dimensions
35 mm.
Extent
36 negatives
Media category
other
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
  • Form
  • Collection reaccessioned from 17421-17455 to include N prefix
Other physical details
black and white
Reproduction note
TIFF files
Stock number
GILLESPIE.D03.BW (N09139)
System control number
(Sirsi) P0000599

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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