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Photographs of Australian Aborigines / [Aborigines' Friends' Association]
Bib ID 712041
Format BookBook [text, volume]
Printer Adelaide : Hunkin, Ellis & King
Description Adelaide : Aborigines' Friends' Association, [1936?] 
64 pages : chiefly illustrations ; 22 cm. 
Summary

Contains 104 black and white photographic plates (many full-page), with printed captions documenting the Indigenous peoples of South Australia and the Northern Territory. Although no photographers are credited, we recognise many images by Charles P. Scott, and at least two portraits by Paul Foelsche. Subjects in South Australia include the Point Pearce Mission (Yorke Peninsula); Ngarrindjeri people at Point McLeay Mission (Lake Alexandrina); Luritja people at Todmorden Station; Mann Ranges; Oodnadatta; Coward Springs (Stuarts Creek); Killalpaninna, and Ooldea. Northern Territory subjects include Larrakia people; Ilpirra (Warlpiri) people at Mount Stuart; Arrernte people on the Finke River Mission at Hermannsburg, in the Macdonnell Ranges and in Alice Springs; Napperby Station; Musgrave Ranges; Tennant’s Creek; Tanami Desert, and Tempe Downs. --Douglas Stewart Fine Books.

Partial contents Includes ‘reprints of pictures used in the annual reports’ of the AFA, the statement of the aims of the Association, and a one page essay, ‘An Aboriginal pleads for his Race’ by David Unaipon (with a portrait of Unaipon on the facing page). 
Notes

Cover title: Australian Aborigines photographs.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Social conditions.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Social conditions -- Pictorial works.
Form/genre Pictorial works.
Other authors/contributors Aborigines' Friends' Association (Adelaide, S.A.)
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Australian Aborigines photographs

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