AA 338  Dr Norman Barnett Tindale  Guide to Records
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Series AA338/26
'Manuscript Documents on Tribes'
Date Range1832 - 1982, withs gaps, some items are undated
Quantity8 cm, 65 2 Albox folders
ProvenanceDr Norman Barnett Tindale
Description

This series comprises mansucript material that contained data relating to distribution and culture of Australian Aboriginal people which was subsequently published in Tindale's 'Aboriginal Tribes of Australia', 1974. The manuscripts are listed in the Reference section for each 'tribe' in the 'Catalog of Australian Aboriginal Tribes'.

In the Inventory descriptions, Tindale's preferred spelling of Tindale Tribes are denoted in square brackets.

Arrangedchronological (artifically imposed)

Inventory Listing

AA 338/26/1/1-6

'Observations on the colonies of N.S.W. and Van Diemens Land' by John Henderson

 

This item is a copy and extract.

Relates to New South Wales and Tasmania.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/1/1-6
Date Range 1832
Quantity 6 pages
Formats Photocopied Documents and Specimen Tags
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/1/1-6
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/2

'Tribes and Localities represented' by Thomas Anstey Parkhouse

 

This item is a scanned copy and the first page of eight. Annotation reads: 'Notes by Parkhouse' (see AA 247). For the complete original see Inspector Paul Foelsche (see AA 96). This item relates to the distribution of Northern Territory 'tribes'.

Relates to Northern Territory: Larrakeeah (Larakia), Woolna or Adelaide River (Djerimanga), Minnegie or Mary River, Alligator River, Daly River, Roper River (?Mara), Port Essington or Malay Bay.

Tindale Tribes: Larakia; Djerimanga; Mara.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/2
Date Range 1924
Quantity 1 page
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/2
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/3

Notes on a personal communication between Otto Siebert and NB Tindale relating to Ngarabana and Tirari

 

Notes taken by Tindale during a personal communication with Otto Siebert (see SAMA 1075).

Relates to South Australia: Ngarabana (Arabana) and Tirari.

Tindale Tribes: Arabana; Tirari.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/3
Date Range November 1936
Quantity 1 page
Formats Loose Notes
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/3
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/4/1-3

Letter from Eben Gowrie Waterhouse to NB Tindale relating to mythology of the Flinders Ranges, South Australia

 

This item is a copy. Note indicates that Eben Gowrie Waterhouse's letter relates to Tindale's 1922, 1932-34 trips.

Relates to mythology recounted by Benjie, an Australian Aboriginal person from Blinman in the Flinders Ranges, South Australia.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/4/1-3
Date Range 21 December 1937
Quantity 3 pages
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/4/1-3
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/5/1-2

'Aborigine Proper Nouns' by FS Brockman

 

This item is a copy. A note reads: 'Obtained by FS Brockman DS Bridgetown from the Margaret River Dist.'

Relates to Western Australia.

Tindale Tribes: Wardandi.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/5/1-2
Date Range 20 December 1949
Quantity 2 pages
Formats Specimen Tags
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/5/1-2
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/6/1-5

Letter from Philip Jud Epling to NB Tindale relating to the distribution of Western Australian and South Australian 'tribes'

 

This item also contains sketches by Philip Jud Epling.

Relates to Western Australia and South Australia: Wonga:i (Pindiini), Nangatadjara, Tjubun (Pini), Mardo (Wirdinja), Wadjeri and Tjitijam(b)a (Wardal) in WA and Pitjandjara [Pitjantjatjara] and Ngalea in SA.

Tindale Tribes: Nangatadjara; Ngalea; Pindiini; Pini; Pitjandjara; Wadjari; Wardal; Wirdinja.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/6/1-5
Date Range 1 February 1952
Quantity 5 pages
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/6/1-5
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/7

Letter from William Stanley Parkes to NB Tindale relating to the distribution of Wiradjuri and Gurmal in New South Wales

 

In this item, William Stanley Parkes refers to 'the line' and draws from previous manuscripts.

Relates to New South Wales: Wiradjuri and Gurmal (Ngarigo).

Tindale Tribes: Wiradjuri; Ngarigo.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/7
Date Range 7 May 1952
Quantity 1 page
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/7
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/8

Letter from NB Tindale to William Stanley Parkes relating to the distribution of Wiradjuri and Gurmal in New South Wales

 

This item is a carbon copy. In this letter Tindale responds to William Stanley Parkes' comments on the Wiradjuri and Gurmal made in AA 338/26/7.

Relates to New South Wales: Wiradjuri and Gurmal (Ngarigo).

Tindale Tribes: Wiradjuri; Ngarigo.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/8
Date Range 22 May 1952
Quantity 1 page
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/8
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/9/1-4

Letter from William Staley Parkes to NB Tindale relating to the distribution, vocabulary and kinship of Wiradjuri and Gurmal in New South Wales

 

This item is annotated by NB Tindale and William Stanley Parkes. In this letter Parkes responds to Tindale's comments on the distribution of Wiradjuri and Gurmal made in AA 338/26/8 and also includes vocabulary and kinship.

Relates to New South Wales: Wiradjuri and Gurmal (Ngarigo).

Tindale Tribes: Wiradjuri; Ngarigo.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/9/1-4
Date Range 4 June 1952
Quantity 4 pages
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/9/1-4
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/10

Letter from Father Ernest Ailred Worms to NB Tindale relating to the spelling of 'tribes' in the Port Hedland district

 

In this item Father Ernest Ailred Worms (see AA 382) suggests a variant in spelling.

Relates to Western Australia: Balju (Bailgu), Ngala (Ngarla), Indjibandje (Indjibandi), Wanmin (Wanman) and Gaudjara (Kartudjara).

Tindale Tribes: Bailgu; Indjibandi; Kartudjara; Ngarla; Wanman.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/10
Date Range 25 November 1952
Quantity 1 page
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/10
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/11/1-2

Letter from Father Ernest Ailred Worms to NB Tindale relating to the spelling and distribution of Western Australian 'tribes'

 

In this item Father Ernest Ailred Worms (see AA 382) corrects previous data supplied to NB Tindale.

Relates to Western Australia: Gogadja/Bidungo (Kokatja), Yaoro (Jawuru), Ba:d (Baada), Gunan (Konejandi), Garadjari (Karadjari), Ibarga (Njangamarda) and Ilbaridja (Nangatara).

Tindale Tribes: Baada; Jawuru; Karadjari; Kokatja; Konejandi; Nangatara; Njangamarda.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/11/1-2
Date Range 7 February 1953
Quantity 2 pages
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/11/1-2
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/12/1-14

Gordon Gross 'Field Notes' listing Andegilliga vocabulary

 

This item is a copy and extract from a rough note field book. Includes field notes and sketch by Gordon Gross (see SAMA 909) as well as the vocabulary.

Relates to South Australia: Andegilliga (Antakirinja).

Tindale Tribes: Antakirinja.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/12/1-14
Date Range 15 September 1953
Quantity 14 pages
Formats Loose Notes
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/12/1-14
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/13/1-7

Notes on 'Andegillega - Language of most natives on Anna Ck and Lambina' by Gordon Gross

 

These notes are a scanned copy. For the original see Gordon Gross (see SAMA 909). This item includes vocabulary and grammar.

Relates to South Australia: Andegilliga (Antakirinja).

Tindale Tribes: Antakirinja.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/13/1-7
Date Range February 1954
Quantity 7 pages
Formats Loose Notes
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/13/1-7
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/14

Letter from NB Tindale to TW Mitchell relating to trade routes and distribution of Dhudhuroa

 

This item is a carbon copy. This letter is in response to comments made between Tindale and TW Mitchell at a previous meeting.

Relates to Victoria: Dhudhuroa (Duduroa).

Tindale Tribes: Duduroa.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/14
Date Range 16 June 1954
Quantity 1 page
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/14
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/15

Letter from Joseph Bernard Birdsell to NB Tindale relating to the distribution of the Wahijankandjara and Potidjara

 

This item is a copy. Joseph Benjamin Birdsell also mentions missing data cards.

Relates to Western Australia: Wahijankandjara (Kokatja/Walmadjari) and Potidjara.

Tindale Tribes: Kokatja; Potidjara; Walmadjari.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/15
Date Range 30 July 1954
Quantity 1 page
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/15
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/16

NB Tindale note on the Djilamata:ng

 

NB Tindale also refers to a TW Mitchell letter and the Jaitmathang.

Relates to Victoria: Djilamata:ng (Djilmatang) and Jaitmathang.

Tindale Tribes: Djilamatang; Jaitmathang.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/16
Date Range 1954
Quantity 1 page
Formats Loose Notes
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/16
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/17

NB Tindale notes from a Leo Adam's manuscript relating to the spelling of Ba:d and Garidja and the 'culture hero' Djamar

 

In this item Tindale comments on Leo Adam's spelling of Ba:d and Garidja. Tindale draws a symbol next to Djamar.

Relates to Western Australia: Ba:d/Bard (Baada) and Garidja.

Tindale Tribes: Baada.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/17
Date Range 1955?
Quantity 1 page
Formats Loose Notes
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/17
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/18/1-2

NB Tindale's notes based on Donald Thompson's display at the University of Melbourne during a Science Congress that includes distribution

 

Item AA 338/26/18/2 was stapled onto AA 338/26/18/1. Reference is made to a Donald Thompson manuscript.

Relates to Queensland and Northern Territory: Daiyuri (Taior), Ompela (Ombila), Yintjingga (Barungguan) and Wik Monkan (Wikmunkan) of Qld and Dai (Daii) and Balamumu (Duwal) of NT.

Tindale Tribes: Barungguan; Daii; Duwal; Ombila; Taior; Wikmunkan.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/18/1-2
Date Range 1955?
Quantity 2 pages
Formats Loose Notes
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/18/1-2
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/19/1-9

'Extracts from final copy of paper by Winterbotham July, 1956, to be used for tribal paper'

 

This item is annotated by NB Tindale: 'This was my final revision of the W. [Lindsey Page Winterbotham, see AA 377] ms [manuscript]. Tindale's revision relating to Winterbotham's distribution includes a map of boundaries dated October 1956.

Relates to Queensland: Waka Waka (Wakawaka), Gabi Gabi/Kabi Kabi/Dowarbara/Dundubara (Kabikabi), Bujibara (Kaiabara), Dungibara/Jinibara/Dungidau/Dala/Nalbo/Garumnga (Dalla),
Dagundeir/Dakundeir/Djakunda (Djakunda), Undumbi (Undanbi),
Badtala/Batjala/Dulingbara/Ngulunbgara (Batjala), Jukambe/Jugambeir (Jukambe), Jerbargai, Kitabel/Gitabal (Giabal), Biri:n collective (Jukambe and Jagara).

Tindale Tribes: Batjala; Dalla; Djakunda; Giabal; Jagara; Jukambe; Kabikabi; Kaiabara; Undanbi; Wakawaka.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/19/1-9
Date Range July 1956 - October 1956
Quantity 9 pages
Formats Maps and Loose Notes
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/19/1-9
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/20

Ronald Murray Berndt maps depicting 'The Western Desert Area of Australia' and 'Tribal Perspective of Jigalong Aborigines-1957'

 

These items are copies of figures from a Ronald Murray Berndt publicatication; one dated 1959. NB Tindale notes that maps were 'received after May 1966'.

Relates to Western Australia, South Australia and Northern Territory: Nangadjara (Nangatadjara and Nana), Wanman (Wanman), Guradjara, Njiabali (Niabali), Djargudi/Giadjara (Keiadjara), Gadudjara (Kartudjara), Nalawonga (Ngarlawongga), Janari/Indjiban (Indjibandi), Bandjima (Pandjima), Djungurdia, Gurama (Kurama), Ngoala (Noala), Marduduna (Mardudunera), Ngaluma (Ngaluma), Ngala (Ngarla), Gariera (Kariara), Njalmal (Njamal), Ngawadu, Njangumada (Njangamarda), Mangala (Mangala), Djuwali (Djiwali), Badu/Budidjara (Potidjara), Milamada (Madoitja), Ingadi/Ingada (Inggarda), Nandu (Mandi), Nanu/Ninu/Irawadjeri (Wadjari), Dalgari (Targari), Warianga (Wariangga), Dalangi/Djalendi (Talandji), Burduna (Buruna), Djurduru, Guwari, Binigura (Binigura), Walmadjeri (Walmadjari), Waneiga (Walmadjari in Western Australia or possibly Ngalea/Walpiri in NT), Mandjildara (Mandjildjara), Go:ara (Koara), Daguda (Nanda), Badimala (Barimaia), Meekatharra in WA and Bidjandjara (Pitjandjara) in SA and Ngalia (Ngalea in SA or Ngalia in NT).

Tindale Tribes: Nangatadjara; Nana; Wanman; Niabali; Keiadjara; Kartudjara; Ngandangara; Ngarlawongga; Indjibandi; Pandjima; Kurama; Noala; Mardudunera; Ngaluma; Ngarla; Kariara; Njamal; Njangamarda; Mangala; Djiwali; Potidjara; Madoitja; Inggarda; Mandi; Wadjari; Targari; Wariangga; Talandji; Buruna; Binigura; Walmadjari; Mandjildjara; Ngalea; Walpiri; Koara; Nanda; Barimaia; Pitjandjara.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/20
Date Range 1957? - 1959?
Quantity 1 page, 2 maps
Formats Maps
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/20
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/21

'Miss Gwen Walsh's Notes July, 1958'

 

This item is a carbon copy. A note from NB Tindale states that Gwen Walsh died c1965.

Relates to South Australia: Bindunda (Pindiini) and Wangata/Nangata[djara] (Nangatadjara).

Tindale Tribes: Nangatadjara.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/21
Date Range July 1958
Quantity 1 page
Formats Loose Notes
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/21
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/22

Letter from Ian Mackay to NB Tindale discussing the use of his map based on the results of the Harvard and Adelaide Universities expedition for an exhibition

 

This item is a copy. Ian Mackay has prepared a map which he drew based on a map drawn by SJL Simmons for the publication 'Results of the Harvard-Adelaide Universities Anthropological expedition, 1938-1939'. Mackay requests comments on the accuracy of 'tribal' names used and their distribution. NB Tindale's amendments is accessioned as AA 338/26/23/1-3. A map depicting 'tribal distribution' in part of the Northern Territory is accessioned AA 338/26/24/1-3.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/22
Date Range 16 December 1959
Quantity 1 page
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/22
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/23/1-3

Letter from NB Tindale to Ian Mackay providing amendments to Mackay's proposed map of 'tribal distribution' for exhibition

 

This item is a copy. NB Tindale responds to Ian Mackay's letter (see AA 338/26/22). A map showing depicting part of the Northern Territory is accessioned as AA 338/26/24/1-3.

Refers to Western Australia, Northern Territory and Queensland: Guluwari/Arawari/Arnga/Woljamidi/Kuluwara (Arnga), Kitja/Guidj/Gidja/Djerag/Tjarak/Kitja/Lungga (Kitja), Djaru/Ngining (Djaru), Wola/Waladjangari (Ola), Wulumari/Walmadjari/Tjiwaling/Ngainan (Walmadjari), Julbre/Julbaritja (Kokatja), Bedengo (Kokatja and Nangatara), Bunara (Ngardi in NT or Kokatja in WA), Njikena (Njikena), Wanji (Njikena in WA and Wanji in NT), Gambre/Kambure (Kambure), Bagu/Galumburu/Konun/Gunan (Miwa), Wilawila (Wilawila), Ngarinjin/Ungarinjin (Ngarinjin), Djaui (Djaui), Maialnga/Worora (Worora), Umede (Umede), Ongkarango (Ongkarango), Warwa (Warwa), Ongkomi (Ongkomi), Mardo/Targudi (Wirdinja), Kartudjara (Kartudjara), Njangamarda (Njangamarda), Njamal (Njamal), Indjibandi (Indjibandi), Pandjima (Pandjima), Bailgu/Bailko (Bailgu), Ibarga (Njamal and Njangamarda), Ngolibardu (Ngolibardu), Mangala (Mangala) in WA, Ngardi (Ngardi), Djowei (Djowei), Djerimanga (Djerimanga), Awinmul (Awinmul), Agikwala/Wulwulam (Wulwulam), Julngali/Nungali (Jilngali), Bilinara/Bulinara (Bilingara), Kadjerong/Gadjerong (Kadjerong) in NT and Lardil/Kunara/Gunan (Lardiil) and Malununda (Kaiadilt) in Qld.

Tindale Tribes: Arnga; Kitja; Djaru; Ola; Walmadjari; Kokatja; Nangatara; Ngardi; Njikena; Wanji; Kambure; Miwa; Wilawila; Ngarinjin; Djaui; Worora; Umede; Ongkarango; Warwa; Ongkomi; Wirdinja; Kartudjara; Njangamarda; Njamal; Indjibandi; Pandjima; Bailgu; Ngolibardu; Mangala; Djowei; Djerimanga; Awinmul; Wulwulam; Jilngali; Bilingara; Kadjerong; Lardiil; Kaiadilt.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/23/1-3
Date Range 24 December 1959
Quantity 3 pages
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/23/1-3
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/24/1-3

Ian Mackay map depicting part of the Northern Territory 'tribal distributions' with NB Tindale amendments

 

One item is the original by Ian Mackay with NB Tindale amendments and the remaining two are copies. The map relates to the correspondence accessioned as AA 338/26/22-23.

Relates to the Northern Territory. Mackay uses Tindale's tribal names with the following exceptions: Pongopongo (Pongaponga), Maranunggo (Marinunggo), Mullukmulluk (Ngolokwangga), Brinken (Magatige), Moil (Maringar), Kadjerawang (Kadjerong), Manu (Wandjira), Mudbara (Mutpura), Jungman (Jangman), Bilinara (Bilingara), Nungali (Jilngali), Mangor, Macadamra and Gadnenong.

Tindale Tribes: Djerimanga; Norweilemil; Djowei; Ngormbur; Ngardok; Watta; Puneitja; Larakia; Djerait; Kungarakan; Awarai; Kamor; Awinmul; Wulwulam; Djauan; Tagoman; Karaman; Kwarandji; Wandjira; Ngarinman; Tjial; Ngaliwuru; Mariu; Malngin; Alura; Wardaman; Djamindjung; Airiman; Nanggumiri; Wagoman; Marimanindji; Murinbata; Madngela; Wogait; Pongaponga; Junggor; Jilngali; Pongaponga; Marinunggo; Ngolokwangga; Magatige; Maringar; Kadjerong; Wandjira; Mutpura; Jangman; Bilingara; Jilngali.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/24/1-3
Date Range December 1959
Quantity 3 maps
Formats Maps
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/24/1-3
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/25

Letter from PE Playford to NB Tindale relating to distribution in the West Kimberley area, Western Asutralia

 

PE Playford makes reference to dialects as well as the lcoal geography.

Relates to Western Australia

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/25
Date Range 29 June 1961
Quantity 1 page
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/25
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/26

Letter from Dr A Murtonen to NB Tindale relating to western desert dialects

 

Dr A Murtonen refers to his use of the Latin transcription method.

Relates to Northern Territory and South Australia: Pintupi (Pintubi) in NT and Pitjantjatjara (Pitjandjara) in SA.

Tindale Tribes: Pintubi; Pitjandjara.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/26
Date Range 7 December 1964
Quantity 1 page
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/26
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/27/1-2

Ronald Murray Berndt map depicting 'Tribal Perspective of Jigalong Aborigines - 1954'

 

This item consists of two copies of the same map. Note by Tindale reads: 'rec'd after May 1966 from RM Berndt'.

Relates to South Australia, Northern Territory and Western Australia: Bidjandjadjara (Pitjandjara) in SA; Walbiri (Walpiri), Wanajiga, Bagudjara and Mandjildjara (Mandjildjara) in the NT and Bunumba, Wilangu, Garadjari (Karadjari), Wanmadjari (Walmadjari), Gulbara, Jabungadja (Ngadadjara), Ngalija, Mandjila, Wandjindjadjara, Gadudjara (Kartudjara), Guradjara, Wanman/Njanidjara (Wanman), Njijabali (Niabali), Bandjima (Pandjima), Indjibandi (Indjibandi), Gurama (Kurama), Guwara (Koara), Minangu (Widi), Meekatharra, Inggada, Njanu (Wadjari), Jana (Niabali and Wadjari), Wadjara, Balgu (Bailgu), Buranudjara, Gijadjara (Keiadjara), Budidjara-Djargudi (Potidjara and Keiadjara), Mangala (Mangala), Njangadjara (Nangatara), Bidungu (Barimaia), Djiwalinj, Galdalbadjara, Njamal (Njamal), Naluma (Ngaluma), Ngala and Njangumada (Njangamarda) in WA.

Tindale Tribes: Karadjari; Walmadjari; Walpiri; Ngadadjara; Pitjandjara; Mandjildjara; Kartudjara; Wanman; Niabali; Pandjima; Indjibandi; Kurama; Koara; Widi; Wadjari; Bailgu; Keiadjara; Potidjara; Mangala; Nangatara; Barimaia; Njamal; Ngaluma; Njangamarda.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/27/1-2
Date Range 1964
Quantity 2 maps
Formats Maps
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/27/1-2
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/28/1-6

Letter from AJ Carlisle to NB Tindale relating to the distribution, culture and language of the Meaneeing and Wongi

 

AJ Carlisle also writes about his donation of animal bones to the South Australian Museum.

Relates to Western Australia: Meaneeing and Wongi

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/28/1-6
Date Range 28 September 1966
Quantity 6 pages
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/28/1-6
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/29/1-2

'Tribal Locations in the Northern Kimberley' by PH Lurich

 

This item includes typewriiten notes and a hand drawn map by PH Lurich that relate to language and distribution in the Northern Kimberley area. The map is titled: 'Tribal Locations in the Vicinity of Kalumburu Mission in the North Kimberley Division of Western Australia'.

Relates to Western Australia: Wunambal (Wunambal), Wila Wila (Wilawila), Ngarinjin (Ngarinjin), Gambre (Kambure), and Miwa/Gunan (Miwa).

Tindale Tribes: Kambure; Miwa; Ngarinjin; Wunambal.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/29/1-2
Date Range May 1966
Quantity 2 1 page and 1 map
Formats Maps and Loose Notes
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/29/1-2
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/30

NB Tindale notes on Harold Sheard's manuscript on 'WA Tribes'

 

NB Tindale makes particular reference to Harold Sheard's notes relating to the Nanda.

Relates to Western Australia: Nanda/Buluguda (Nanda).

Tindale Tribes: Nanda.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/30
Date Range 1966
Quantity 1 page
Formats Loose Notes
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/30
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/31

NB Tindale's notes on the Balardong

 

NB Tindale notes that 'Balardong is not the name of the tribe at York'.

Relates to Western Australia: Balardong

Tindale Tribes: Balardong.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/31
Date Range undated
Quantity 1 index card
Formats Loose Notes
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/31
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/32

Geraldton Historical Society instructions and itinerary for a field trip to Wooleen Station

 

The Geraldton Historical Society instructions and itinerary includes the sites and places visited on route from Utakarra to Wooleen Station, Western Australia.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/32
Date Range 1968
Quantity 1 page
Formats Newsletters
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/32
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/33/1-2

NB Tindale annotated extract from the 'Journal of visit to S.W. Australia, 1968'

  Relates to: 'Journal of visit to South Western Australia by Norman B. Tindale in company with Noel McFarland. October - December 1968' (AA 338/1/28)
 

This item is a copy of pages 29-35 of the journal. Includes reference to the distribution and culture of the Wadjari.

Relates to Western Australia: Wadjari

Tindale Tribes: Wadjari.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/33/1-2
Date Range 4 November 1968
Quantity 2 pages
Formats Journals
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/33/1-2
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/34/1-3

Letter and rough sketch from John Cleverly to NB Tindale relating to distribution of 'tribes' north of Port Keats

 

John Cleverly encloses a 'Rough sketch of tribes North of Port Keats' and notes that 'the information & spelling [is] according Tryon' who conducted linguistic research in the area. These items relate to AA 338/26/35.

Relates to Northern Territory: Djamindjung (Djamindjung), Laragia (Larakia), Warrai (Awarai), Kungarakany, Djeraiti, Mulluk Mulluk (Ngolokwangga), Kamor (Kamor), Warat, Matngala, Yungor, Maranunggu, Maramanandji, Ngengomeri (Nanggumiri), Pungu Pungu, Ami (Amijangal), Manda (Jaroinga), Marithiel (Marithiel), Brinken (Magatige), Maredan Nganygit, Maretjabin, Tangural, Tyemeri, Marengar and Moil (Maringar).

Tindale Tribes: Djamindjung; Larakia; Awarai; Ngolokwangga; Kamor; Nanggumiri; Amijangal; Jaroinga; Marithiel; Magatige; Maringar.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/34/1-3
Date Range 10 February 1969
Quantity 3 pages
Formats General Correspondence and Maps
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/34/1-3
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/35

Notes on a personal communication between John Cleverly and NB Tindale relating to distribution of tribes around Port Keats

  Relates to 'Kurlge, Blackwood, South Australia. Journal principally entomological and general by Norman B. Tindale. 1 June 1964 to 11 August 1969. Adelaide' (AA 338/1/48/2)
 

Tindale makes reference to p 847 of his journal. The notes relating to tribal distribution around Port Keats predate John Cleverly's letter dated 10 February 1969 (see AA 338/26/34/1-3).

Relates to Northern Territory: Nanggikorongo (Nanggikorongo), Nanggiwumiri (Nanggumiri), Wogait (Wogait), Jilngali/Djamindjung/Ngaliwuru (Djamindjung/Ngaliwuru), Karama/Garama (Murinbata) and Berinkin (Magatige).

Tindale Tribes: Djamindjung; Magatige; Murinbata; Nanggikorongo; Nanggumiri; Ngaliwuru; Wogait.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/35
Date Range 23 January 1969
Quantity 1 page
Formats Loose Notes
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/35
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/36/1-2

Letters published in 'Aboriginal Quarterly', March 1969, responding to comments made by HA Lindsay on Australian Aboriginal People.

 

This item is a copy. This item is a series of letter titled 'Lindsay Answered' which respond to comments made by HA Lindsay on an article by DW McLeod published in 'Aboriginal Quarterly'. Authors of letters include: DW McLeod, Prof. Andrew Aurthur Abbie, David R Moore and J Peter White. Reference is made to Tindale and Joseph Birdsell.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/36/1-2
Date Range March 1969
Quantity 2 pages
Formats General Publications
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/36/1-2
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/37

'Wadjari natives' description of food'

 

This item is a typescript carbon copy and a transcription from a tape recorded by Tindale. Relates to bulibuli.

Relates to Western Australia: Wadjari

Tindale Tribes: Wadjari.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/37
Date Range 2 May 1969
Quantity 1 page
Formats Loose Notes
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/37
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/38/1-2

Letter from RMW Dixon to NB Tindale comparing vocabulary lists

 

In this letter RMW Dixon compares his Wagaman/Agwamin and Mbabaram vocabulary lists with Tindale's Wagaman and Agwaman. Dixon also suggests the following informants situated around Clump Point, Queensland: George and Jinny Watson, Chloe Grant, Giramay, Eunice, Tommy Warren/Sullivan, Spider Henry and Mick Murray.

Relates to Queensland: Wanjur/Wanyur (Wanjuru), Matjai/Madyay (Madjandji), Koko-Aungu (Jungkurara), Wagaman (Wakaman), Agwamin (Ewamin), Agwaman and Mbabaram ('babaram).

Tindale Tribes: Barbaram; Ewamin; Jungkurara; Madjandji; Wakaman; Wanjuru.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/38/1-2
Date Range 28 May 1969
Quantity 2 pages
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/38/1-2
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/39/1-2

Letter from JG Breen to NB Tindale relating to the language and distribution of Queensland 'tribes'

 

Relates to Queensland: Wolga (Waluwara), Majali, Maiawali (Maiawali), Pitta-Pitta (Pitapita), Lanima (Lanima) and Wongkamana.

Tindale Tribes: Lanima; Maiawali; Pitapita; Waluwara.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/39/1-2
Date Range 30 May 1969
Quantity 2 pages
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/39/1-2
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/40/1-3

Letter from Barry Blake to NB Tindale relating to the spelling and language of Queensland and Northern Territory 'tribes'

 

Barry Blake uses phonetics and makes reference to dialects.

Relates to Queensland and Northern Territory: Wongkamala (Wongkamala) and Arunda (Aranda) in the NT and Wongkamara, Lanima/Wanggamanha (Lanima), Pitta-pitta (Pitapita), Majawali/Miorli/Maiali (Maiawali), Galgadungu (Kalkadungu), Majadhagudi (Maithakari), Jalanga (Jalanga), Majabi (Maijabi), Ulaolinya (Julaolinja) and Ringa-ringa in QLD.

Tindale Tribes: Aranda; Jalanga; Julaolinja; Kalkadunga; Maiawali; Maijabi; Maithakari; Pitapita; Wongkamala.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/40/1-3
Date Range 10 June 1969
Quantity 3 pages
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/40/1-3
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/41/1-9

Letter from Richard (Dick) G Kimber to NB Tindale relating to the distribition of Victoria and South Australia 'tribes'

 

Richard (Dick) G Kimber makes detailed reference to place names and references to support his research. Tindale's response is accessioned as AA 338/26/41/44.

Relates to Victoria and South Australia: Marditjali (Marditjali) and Wotjobaluk (Wotjobaluk) in VIC and Ngarkat/Jackegilbrab/Jackal-barap (Ngarkat), Jackal-baluk, and Tattayarra/Potaruwutj/Wirigirek (Potaruwutj) in SA.

Tindale Tribes: Ngarkat; Potaruwutj; Wotjobaluk.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/41/1-9
Date Range 25 June 1969
Quantity 9 pages
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/41/1-9
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/42/1-4

Letter from Richard (Dick) G Kimber to NB Tindale relating to the language and distribution of the Ngarkat, South Australia

 

Richard (Dick) G Kimber cites references to support his research. He also makes refence to the Narrinyeri. Tindale's response is accessioned as AA 338/26/41/44.

Relates to South Australia: Merkani/Jackegilbrab/Boripar/Boraipar/Ngarkat (Ngarkat), Tattiara and Narrinyeri (Jarildekald and Ramindjeri).

Tindale Tribes: Jarildekald; Ngarkat; Ramindjeri.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/42/1-4
Date Range 26 June 1969
Quantity 4 pages
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/42/1-4
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/43/1-2

Letter from Richard (Dick) G Kimber to NB Tindale relating to Milerum and the 'Native Songs of the South-East of South Australia'

 

Richard (Dick) G Kimber cites references relating to Milerum (Clarence Long). Tindale's response is accessioned as AA 338/26/41/44.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/43/1-2
Date Range 30 June 1969
Quantity 2 pages
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/43/1-2
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/44/1

Letter from NB Tindale responding to comments made by Richard (Dick) G Kimber on Ngarkat distribution predominantly and Milerum

 

This item is a carbon copy. This letter was written in response to Richard (Dick) G Kimber's comments made in items AA 338/26/41-43.

Relates to South Australia: Nagrkat (Ngarkat), Wotjobaluk (Wotjobaluk), Maraura, Ngaiawang (Ngaiawang), Jarildekald (Jarildekald) and Tangane (Tanganekald).

Tindale Tribes: Ngaiawang; Ngarkat; Jarildekald; Tanganekald; Wotjobaluk.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/44/1
Date Range 2 July 1969
Quantity 1 page
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/44/1
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/45/1-3

NB Tindale's 'rough analysis'

  Relates to: 'Harvard and Adelaide Universities Anthropological Expedition, Australia, 1938-1939. Journal and notes by Norman B. Tindale. I.' (AA 338/1/15/1)
 

This item comprises a comparison of Tindale's naming of Taungurong, Ngurelban, Wurundjeri, Pangerang and Kwatkwat in Victoria with those of Edward Micklethaite Curr, Alfred William Howitt and Br Smyth; Tindale’s notes on the distribution of the Pangkala in South Australia; and comparison of Tindale's spelling of 24 'tribes' from Northern Territory with those of the Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies (Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torren Strait Islanders Studies). Tindale makes reference to p164 his Harvard and Adelaide Universities expedition journal on his Pangkala notes.

Relates to Victoria, South Australia and Northern Territory: Taungurong (Taungurong), Ngurelban (Ngurelban), Wurundjeri (Wurundjeri) and Pangerang (Pangerang) from VIC; Pangkala (Pangkala) from SA and Murinbata (Murinbata), Muringa/Muringar (Maringar and Magatige), Murintjaran (Maridjabin), Muringura (Muringura), Djamadjong (Djamindjung), Maridan (Maridan), Mariam (Mariamo), Marijedi (Marijedi), Marithiel (Marithiel), Marinunggo (Marinunggo), Marimanindji (Marimanindji), Madngela (Madngela), Yunggor (Junggor), Menthajangal (Menthajangal), Amijangal/Wogait (Wogait), Pongaponga (Pongaponga), Mullukmulluk (Ngolokwangga), Kamor (Kamor), Wagaman (Wagoman), Nangiomeri (Nanggumiri), Djerait (Djerait) and Kungarakan (Kungarakan) in the NT.

Tindale Tribes: Taungurong; Ngurelban; Wurundjeri; Pangerang; Pangkala; Murinbata; Maringar; Magatige; Maridjabin; Muringura; Djamindjung; Maridan; Mariamo; Marijedi; Marithiel; Marinunggo; Marimanindji; Madngela; Junggor; Menthajangal; Wogait; Pongaponga; Ngolokwangga; Kamor; Wagoman; Nanggumiri; Djerait; Kungarakan.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/45/1-3
Date Range May 1969
Quantity 3 pages
Formats Loose Notes
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/45/1-3
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/46/1-2

Letter from Nicolas Peterson to Tindale relating to the linguistics and distribution of the Murngin, Northern Territory predominantly

 

Nicolas Peterson cites references used.

Relates to Northern Territory: Murngin (Duwal and Duwala), Rainbarngo (Rembarunga), Djinba, Ritarrngo, Dai (Daii) and Yandjin'ing.

Tindale Tribes: Daii; Duwal; Duwala; Rembarunga.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/46/1-2
Date Range 8 September 1969
Quantity 2 pages
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/46/1-2
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/47/1-3

'Arneham Land Like Some In Central Europe'

 

The newspaper article was published in the 'The Advertiser'. Relates to a Czechoslovak scientific expedition to Arneham Land, Northern Territory to collect data on the Rembaranga. The article is written by Dr Josef Brinke.

Relates to Northern Territory: Rembaranga (Rembarunga)

Tindale Tribes: Rembarunga.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/47/1-3
Date Range 29 November 1969
Quantity 3 pages
Formats Newsletters
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/47/1-3
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/48/1-10

JG Breen letter to NB Tindale relating to the distribution and language of Queensland, Northern Territory and South Australian 'tribes'

 

JG Breen also records place names.

Relates to Queensland, Northern Territory and South Australia: Waluwara (Waluwara), Maithakari (Maithakari), Koa (Koa), Wakabunga (Wakabunga), Julaolinja (Julaolinja), Wongkadjera (Wongkadjera), Wongkumara (Wongkumara), Ngandangara (Ngandangara), Kalkadunga (Kalkadunga), Koamu (Koamu), Kunggari (Kunggari), Bidia (Bidia), Kulumali (Kulumali), Ngurawola (Ngurawola), Punthamara (Punthamara), Thereila (Thereila), Bitjara (Bitjara), Kungadutji (Kungadutji), Mitaka (Mitaka), Karanja (Karanja), Badjiri (Badjiri), Maranganji (Maranganji), Kuungkari (Kuungkari) and Balanu language in QLD; Manda (Jaroinga), Indjilandji (Indjilandji) and Wakaja (Wakaja) in the NT and Wailpi/Adnjamatana (Wailpi), Jandruwanta (Jandruwanta) and Wongkanguru (Wongkanguru) in SA.

Tindale Tribes: Waluwara; Maithakari; Koa; Wakabunga; Julaolinja; Wongkadjera; Wongkumara; Ngurawola; Ngandangara; Kalkadunga; Koamu; Kunggari; Bidia; Kulumali; Punthamara; Thereila; Bitjara; Kungadutji; Mitaka; Karanja; Badjiri; Maranganji; Kuungkari; Jaroinga; Indjibandi; Wakaja; Wailpi; Jandruwanta; Wongkanguru.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/48/1-10
Formats General Correspondence and Loose Notes
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/48/1-10
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/49/1-7

J Lough notes on Mathews, Thredkeld and Capell data on the distribution and language of the Awabakal, Daruk and Darkinjang in New South Wales

 

J Lough makes comparisons between Mathews, Thredkeld and Capell data. Lough provides a map which Tindale annotates.

Relates to New South Wales: Awabakal (Awabakal), Dharruk/Dharug (Daruk), Darkinung (Darkinjang), Dharking and Dharkenung.

Tindale Tribes: Awabakal; Darkinjang; Daruk.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/49/1-7
Date Range 25 August 1969
Quantity 7 pages
Formats Maps and Loose Notes
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/49/1-7
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/50/1-2

NB Tindale letter to the Public Library of Western Australia requesting the identity of the author who wrote under the pseudonym of 'Yabaroo'

 

This item comprises one carbon copy and one photocopy. Tindale mentions AJ Bussell, Nina Laymen and Sir Edward Stirling in relation to Yabaroo who wrote an 'anthropology of the Western Australian aborigines. The response is accessioned as AA 338/26/51

Relates to Western Australia.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/50/1-2
Date Range 6 January 1970
Quantity 2 pages
Formats General Correspondence and Photocopied Documents
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/50/1-2
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/51/1-2

Mollie Lukis letter to NB Tindale identifying the the author who wrote under the pseudonym of 'Yabaroo'

 

This item comprises one original and one photocopy. Mollie Lukis, a librarian at the
Battye Library, identifies the author as Alexander Stewart Cameron. This letter was written in response to AA 338/26/50.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/51/1-2
Date Range 12 January 1970
Quantity 2 pages
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/51/1-2
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/52/1-3

Letter and annotated map from WEH Stanner to NB Tindale relating to the distribution of Northern Territory 'tribes'

 

William Edward Hanley Stanner provides Tindale with his notes and each 'tribe' has been numbered and the corresponding tribe has been placed on the attached map.

Relates to Northern Territory: 'tribes' are numbered as follows:

  1. Murinbata (Murinbata)
  2. Muringa (Maringar and Magatige)
  3. Murintjaran (Maridjabin)
  4. Muringar (Maringar)
  5. Muringura (Muringura)
  6. Djamindjung (Djamindjung)
  7. Maridan (Maridan)
  8. Mariamo (Mariamo)
  9. Marijedi (Marijedi)
  10. Marithiel (Marithiel)
  11. Marinunggo (Marinunggo)
  12. Marimanindji (Marimanindji)
  13. Madngella (Madngela)
  14. Yunggor (Junggor)
  15. Menthajangal (Menthajangal)
  16. Amijangal (Amijangal)
  17. Wogait (Wogait)
  18. Pongaponga (Pongaponga)
  19. Mulluk mulluk (Ngolokwangga)
  20. Kamor (Kamor)
  21. Wagaman (Wagoman)
  22. Nangiomeri (Nanggumiri)
  23. Djerait (Djerait)
  24. Kungarakan (Kungarakan)

Tindale Tribes: Murinbata; Maringar; Magatige; Maridjabin; Muringura; Djamindjung; Maridan; Mariamo; Marijedi; Marithiel; Marinunggo; Marimanindji; Madngela; Junggor; Menthajangal; Amijangal; Wogait; Pongaponga; Ngolokwangga; Kamor; Wagoman; Nanggumiri; Djerait; Kungarakan.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/52/1-3
Date Range 24 February 1970
Quantity 3 2 pages and 1 map
Formats General Correspondence and Maps
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/52/1-3
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/53/1-2

Letter from Fr Antony R Peile to NB Tindale relating to Gugadja language

 

This item is a copy. Fr Antony R Peile is writing from the Balgo Mission, Western Australia.

Relates to Western Australia: Gugadja (Kokatja)

Tindale Tribes: Kokatja.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/53/1-2
Date Range 5 January 1976
Quantity 2 pages
Formats General Correspondence and Photocopied Documents
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/53/1-2
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/54/1-2

'A Short outline of a Nangatara movement out of the western desert of Western Australia'

  Relates to: 'Canberra and California: journal by Norman B. Tindale. Volume 4. 1977-1978.' (AA 338/1/53/4)
 

This item is a copy of page 98 of the journal. Tindale also makes reference to distribtution of other Western Australian 'tribes'.

Relates to Western Australia: Ngatari (Nana, Kartudjara and others), Walmala (Walpiri and Ngardi), Julbaritja (Kokatja), Nangatara (Nangatara), Njangamarda (Njangamarda) and Mangala (Mangala).

Tindale Tribes: Kartudjara; Kokatja; Mangala; Nana; Nangatara; Ngardi; Njangamarda; Walpiri.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/54/1-2
Date Range 10 December 1977
Quantity 2 pages
Formats Photocopied Documents and Journals
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/54/1-2
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/55/1-3

Letter from Kim Ackerman to NB Tindale relating to his fieldwork in the Kimberleys, Western Australia

  Relates to: 'Canberra and California Journal by Norman B. Tindale. Volume 8. 1 January 1982 to 6 April 1983. Palo Alto, California.' (AA 338/1/53/8)
 

This item is a copy of page 69 of the journal. Kim Ackerman mentions the Walmadjari and the Kukatja.

Relates to Western Australia: Walmadjari (Walmadjari), Kukatja and Mangaii (Kokatja)

Tindale Tribes: Kokatja; Walmadjari.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/55/1-3
Date Range 3 March 1982
Quantity 3 pages
Formats General Correspondence and Photocopied Documents
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/55/1-3
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/57

NB Tindale notes on the problem of 'l-lj' and 'n-nj' in Australian Aboriginal languages

 
  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/57
Quantity 1 page Formats Loose Notes
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/57
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/58/1-9

NB Tindale notes relating to 'Science of Man' articles dated 1898-1913

 

Tindale notes which articles have been sighted and copied.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/58/1-9
Quantity 9 pages Formats Loose Notes
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/58/1-9
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/58

'Original data from Mr Wilson, an old resident of the Northern Territory'

 

Tindale notes the data was obtained in 1941.

Relates to Northern Territory: Waak (Djerimanga), Wongaak (Tunuvivi) and Larakia (Larakia).

Tindale Tribes: Djerimanga; Larakia; Tunuvivi.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/58
Quantity 1 page Formats Loose Notes
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/58
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/59/1-14

'Distribution of Native Tribes' in Western Australia by Nina G Layman

 

This item is a scanned copy. For the original see the Nina Layman collection (AA 789). Layman includes the distribution of the Wardanie, Bebleman and Yaberoo. The typescript notes appear to be in response to an interview. The sub-headings include: 'Distribution of Native Tribes', 'Camp Sites', 'Dwellings', 'Cave Paintings etc.', 'Fires', 'Collecting Food', 'Hunting', 'Fishing Methods', 'Domestication of Animals', 'Native Boats & Water Transport', 'Drugs & Medicine', 'Death & Burial', 'Deformation', 'Aboriginal Games & Amusements', 'Magic', 'Sign Language', 'Genealogies' and vocabulary lists that include 'Weapons', 'Numerals', 'Names of Trees', 'Food', 'Names of Places' and 'Names of Natives'.

Relates to Western Australia: Wardandie (Wardandi), Bebleman (Pibelman) and Yaberoo (Pindjarup).

Tindale Tribes: Pibelmen; Pindjarup; Wardandi.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/59/1-14
Quantity 14 pages Formats General Correspondence and Loose Notes
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/59/1-14
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/60

Map of the Gulf of Carpentaria showing JC Jennison 'tribal' data

 

This item is a copy. The JC Jennison map has been annotated by Tindale.

Relates to Northern Territory: Jikai/Ritarungo (Diakui), Wanguri (Dangu), Marlark (Duwal), Tchikai, Kokalango, Kopapiungo, Chapo, Darluwango, Indingur, Jinban and Jamunda.

Tindale Tribes: Dangu; Diakui; Duwal.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/60
Quantity 1 map Formats Maps and Photocopied Documents
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/60
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/61

'Exchange of notes with Coaldrake [relating to the] Forrest River Mission'

 

Tindale notes: 'NBT's letter is cut and returned by Coaldrake'. The letter was originally sent to Coaldrake by Tindale and Coaldrake responded to Tindales' enquiries by cutting and annotating Tindale's original letter. The letter relates to the pronunciation and distribution of 'tribes'.

Refers to Western Australia and Northern Territory: Kaianu (Miwa), Wanumbal (Wenambal) and Worora (Worora) in WA and Aranda (Aranda) in NT.

Tindale Tribes: Aranda; Miwa; Wenambal; Worora.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/61
Quantity 1 page Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/61
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/62

'NWA Beings'

 

Tindale makes reference to north Western Australian Aboriginal beings and cites references.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/62
Quantity 1 page Formats Loose Notes
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/62
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/63/1-22

NB Tindale notes from Goldsmith

 

Each sheet has a subject heading and reference. Tindale refers to 'Port Essington Tribe' and Komali.

Refers to Northern Territory.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/63/1-22
Quantity 22 sheets, 14.0 x 8.5 cm Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/63/1-22
Series AA338/26

AA 338/26/64/1-14

'Habits and Customs of the Kakadu Tribe, South and East Alligator Rivers, North Australia'

 

This item is a scanned copy. Paddy Cahill may be the author of the document but has yet been verified. The original document has been accessioned in the Paddy Cahill collection (see SAMA 1062). There are 2 copies of page 13. The notes make reference to distribution, pronunciation, mythology, dress, habitation and food.

Relates to Northern Territory: Kakadu (Kakadu), Eae-warge-ga (Iwaidja), Umoreo (Amarak), Ngardok/Ngadok (Ngardok), Geimbio (Mangaridji and Gambalang), Punaka (Puneitja) and Ngormbur (Ngormbur).

Tindale Tribes: Amarak; Gambalang; Iwaidja; Kakadu; Ngardok; Ngormbur; Puneitja.

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/26/64/1-14
Quantity 14 pages Formats Loose Notes
Inventory Identifier AA 338/26/64/1-14
Series AA338/26