The Resource [Pemulwuy poster series]

[Pemulwuy poster series]

Label
[Pemulwuy poster series]
Title
[Pemulwuy poster series]
Title variation
[Publicity posters for book launch of "Pemulwuy : the rainbow warrior" by Eric Willmot]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
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1936-
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Willmot, Eric Paul
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Pemulwuy
Label
[Pemulwuy poster series]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Part 7 - only poster not laminated
  • Each poster has upside down black crow, it is a representation of Pemulwuy's spirit - it is upside down because of the Australianism - On hot days crows drop out of the sky. The artist also depicted the crow upside down because to the British, Australia was "down under" ... everything was upside down
Contents
Part 1: Pemulwuy takes Parramatta -- Part 2: Starvation! Wheatfields burned Pemulwuy blamed -- Part 3: Massacre! British killed -- Part 4: MacIntyre killed. Military troops dispatched -- Part 5: Black warrior eludes military -- Part 6: Sydney's 12 year siege ends. Pemulwuy beheaded. Head sent to England -- Part 7: Pemulwuy recognised as Australian hero. British must return head to Australia
Control code
M0066361
Dimensions
61 x 44 cm.
Extent
7 posters
Other physical details
black and white
Label
[Pemulwuy poster series]
Publication
Note
  • Part 7 - only poster not laminated
  • Each poster has upside down black crow, it is a representation of Pemulwuy's spirit - it is upside down because of the Australianism - On hot days crows drop out of the sky. The artist also depicted the crow upside down because to the British, Australia was "down under" ... everything was upside down
Contents
Part 1: Pemulwuy takes Parramatta -- Part 2: Starvation! Wheatfields burned Pemulwuy blamed -- Part 3: Massacre! British killed -- Part 4: MacIntyre killed. Military troops dispatched -- Part 5: Black warrior eludes military -- Part 6: Sydney's 12 year siege ends. Pemulwuy beheaded. Head sent to England -- Part 7: Pemulwuy recognised as Australian hero. British must return head to Australia
Control code
M0066361
Dimensions
61 x 44 cm.
Extent
7 posters
Other physical details
black and white

Library Locations

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