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Donald Thomson's Material Culture Collection From Arnhem Land

The Australian National University

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Donald Thomson was an anthropologist, biologist and photographer who worked with Aboriginal people in Arnhem Land, the Western Desert and southeast Australia. This project examines and documents items of material culture he collected from Arnhem Land from 1935-1937 and 1942-1943. His collections include over 2,500 photographs and 5,000 objects. During this project, fieldwork was undertaken in many of the places Thomson visited including Maningrida, Ramingining, Elcho Island, Gapuwiyak and...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Type: Dataset
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/147507
Access Rights: Open Access via publisher website

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