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Lake Condah Mission [picture]
Bib ID 6150772
Format PicturePicture
Description [Albert Park, Vic.] : Victoria Archaeological Survey, [1990-2000?] 
1 poster : col. ill. ; 60 x 84 cm. 
Summary

A colour poster featuring a photograph of trees and bluestone (basalt rock) building ruins, with only the walls still standing. A caption at the foot of the poster identifies this as the ruins of a mission house at Lake Condah Mission. Three smaller images are arranged along the foot of the poster interspersed with two paragraphs of yellow text, and show the inhabitants of the mission around 1880, St. Mary's Church, and archaeologists excavating a site at the Mission.

Notes

Caption title.

"While archaeologists have demonstrated that Aborigines have inhabited Victoria for at least 40,000 years, the Gundidj-Kerupmara ('Mara), whose homelands include the Lake Condah area, tell us that they have been there since the dreaming..."

Subjects Victoria Archaeological Survey -- Posters.  |  Kerupmar (Australian people) -- History -- Posters.  |  Gunditjmara (Australian people) -- History -- Posters.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Victoria -- Antiquities -- Posters.  |  Historic sites -- Victoria -- Conservation and preservation -- Posters.  |  Posters, Australian.  |  Lake Condah Mission (Vic.) -- History -- Posters.  |  Condah, Lake (Vic.) -- Antiquities -- History -- Posters.  |  Australia -- Posters.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Victoria Archaeological Survey
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