Dataset

Margaret S Bain Collection

Museum Metadata Exchange
Flinders University Art Museum (Managed by)
Viewed: [[ro.stat.viewed]] Cited: [[ro.stat.cited]] Accessed: [[ro.stat.accessed]]
ctx_ver=Z39.88-2004&rft_val_fmt=info%3Aofi%2Ffmt%3Akev%3Amtx%3Adc&rfr_id=info%3Asid%2FANDS&rft_id=http://www.flinders.edu.au/artmuseum/collections/gifted-collections/margaret-s-bain.cfm&rft.title=Margaret S Bain Collection&rft.publisher=Museum Metadata Exchange&rft.description=In 2004 Margaret Bain donated some 200 objects made by Indigenous people from Ernabella, South Australia; Mornington Island, Queensland Gulf and Aurukun, Cape York, Queensland. The works were made in the mid 1950s and 1960s and include decorated spears, woomeras, boomerangs, fire sticks, feather bundles, tools and small, carved animals. Margaret Bain OBE, BSc, MA regularly worked alongside Aboriginal people in remote communities of Central Australia and Northern Queensland since 1956. She has written numerous publications on Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal Australian relations and was appointed an Officer of the Order of the British Empire (Civil) on 31 December 1976 for Aboriginal welfare.The Margaret S Bain Collection consists objects made by Indigenous people from Ernabella, South Australia; Mornington Island, Queensland Gulf and Aurukun, Cape York, Queensland.&rft.creator=Anonymous&rft.date=2017&rft.type=dataset&rft.language=English Access the data

Access:

Other view details

Some material included in this collection may be subject to copyright

Brief description

The Margaret S Bain Collection consists objects made by Indigenous people from Ernabella, South Australia; Mornington Island, Queensland Gulf and Aurukun, Cape York, Queensland.

Full description

In 2004 Margaret Bain donated some 200 objects made by Indigenous people from Ernabella, South Australia; Mornington Island, Queensland Gulf and Aurukun, Cape York, Queensland. The works were made in the mid 1950s and 1960s and include decorated spears, woomeras, boomerangs, fire sticks, feather bundles, tools and small, carved animals.

Margaret Bain OBE, BSc, MA regularly worked alongside Aboriginal people in remote communities of Central Australia and Northern Queensland since 1956. She has written numerous publications on Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal Australian relations and was appointed an Officer of the Order of the British Empire (Civil) on 31 December 1976 for Aboriginal welfare.
Click to explore relationships graph

User Contributed Tags    

Login to tag this record with meaningful keywords to make it easier to discover