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10. Two children playing with a canoe
Title : 10. Two children playing with a canoe 10. Two children playing with a canoe


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Creator : Mountford, Charles P. (Charles Pearcy), 1890-1976 photographer
Source : PRG 1218/34/2756
Date of creation : 1948
Format : Photograph
Dimensions : 60 x60 mm
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Copyright :

The Library received cultural clearance from the Umbakumba Community Council Inc, Groote Eylandt, to display this image. Reproduction rights are owned by State Library of South Australia.
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Description :

Two Aboriginal children playing in a wooden toy canoe on a beach, Groote Eylandt.

This image has been reproduced with the kind permission of the Umbakumba Community Council.

Related names :

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land, (1948)

Coverage year : 1948
Place : Arnhem Land
Region : Northern Territory
Further reading :

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land, (1948). Records of the American-Australian scientific expedition to Arnhem Land, Melbourne : Melbourne University Press, 1956-1964.

Haagen, Claudia, Bush toys : Aboriginal children at play, Canberra : Aboriginal Studies Press for the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies, 1994

Poignant, Axel., Bush walkabout, London : Angus and Robertson, 1972.

Lamshed, Max, 'Monty' : the biography of C.P. Mountford, [Adelaide] : Rigby, 1972

May, Sally K. Collecting cultures : myth, politics, and collaboration in the 1948 Arnhem Land Expedition, Lanham, Md. : AltaMira Press, 2010

Thomson, Donald F., Children of the wilderness, South Yarra, Vic. Currey O'Neil, distributed by Gordon & Gotch, 1983



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