State Library of Queensland commitments statement
The material displayed contains Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander content and has been made available in accordance with State Library of Queensland’s Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Collections Commitments.
Read more about the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander material accessed on the State Library of Queensland website
Glass Plate Negatives of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Communities
Laura Aboriginal Dance Festival Photographs 2009
This significant collection consists of material collected and recorded by Margaret Lawrie during her visits to the Torres Strait Islands from 1964 - 1973. The collection was added to UNESCO's Memory of the World Australian Register in 2008. [Acc TR 1791]
In 1928 Norman Tindale commenced his research, visiting Aboriginal people living on government missions and documenting their family genealogies. Records include his visits to the missions established in Queensland. [Acc 7489]