Human Studies Film Archives

Guide to the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies films, undated

Summary
Collection ID:
HSFA.1984.06
Dates:
undated
Languages:
Undetermined
.
Physical Description:
Film reels
color sound negative; approximately 9,500 feet
16mm
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Internegatives and optical sound negatives of the following edited films of Aboriginal ritual: Camels and the Ptjantjara; Emu Ritual at Ruguri; Gunabibi- An Aboriginal Fertility Cult; Larwari and Walkara; Mulga Seed Ceremony; Pintubi Revisit Yaru Yaru; Pintubi Revisit Yumari; Walbiri Ritual at Gunadjari; Walbiri Ritual at Ngama.
Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology and considered offensive today. The information within this collection does not reflect the views of the Smithsonian Institution or Anthropology Archives, but is available in its original form to facilitate research.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Received from Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies in 1984.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
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Conditions Governing Use
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Preferred Citation
Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies films, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Australia Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Australasia Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Aboriginal Australians Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Rites and ceremonies Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Rituals Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sound films Genre Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Human Studies Film Archives
Museum Support Center
4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland 20746
hsfa@si.edu