Tom Nell photographs of Tiwi people, circa 1970-1978

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.80-14
Creators:
Nell, Tom
Dates:
circa 1970-1978
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
129 color slides
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Photographs depicting Tiwi people in body painting and decoration for a Pukamani ceremony.

Biographical/Historical note
Biographical/Historical note
Tom Nell is a photographer based in Tiburon, California.

Local Call Number(s)
Local Call Number(s)
NAA Photo Lot 80-14

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access note
The collection is open for research.
Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Conditions Governing Use note
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Preferred Citation note
Photo lot 80-14, Tom Nell photographs of Tiwi people, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Location of Other Archival Materials
Location of Other Archival Materials
Other sets of the slides have been deposited in the National Library of Australia's Institute of Aboriginal Studies and the Darwin Museum of Natural History.
Location of Other Archival Materials
Additional photographs of Tiwi people can be found in the National Anthropological Archives in Photo Lot 97 and the Carleton Stevens Coon papers.

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
Donated by Tom Nell, 1979.

Other Finding Aids note
Other Finding Aids note
Inventory available in repository.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Tiwi (Australian people) Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Australia Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Body painting Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
Museum Support Center
4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland 20746
naa@si.edu
http://www.anthropology.si.edu/naa/