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Title Yiwarra kuju : the Canning Stock Route / National Museum of Australia
Edition First edition
Published Canberra : National Museum of Australia Press, 2010

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Description xxiv, 231 pages : color illustrations map, portraits ; 29 cm
Contents Pt. 1: The essays. The story behind the Canning Stock Route Project/ Carly Davenport -- Listening to country: the inseparable links between family and Dreaming on the "Cannin Stock Road"/ Monique la Fontaine -- Drawing a line in the sand: the Canning Stock Route and contemporary art/ John Carty -- Of mining and meat: the story of the Canning Stock Route -- Pt. 2: The collection -- Pt. 3: The artists -- Pt. 4: Contributors
Summary The Aboriginal people of Australias Western Desert lived in their homelands for thousands of years. In the late 19th and early 20th centuries, the expansion of the Western Australian mining and pastoral industries led to the surveying of a track along which cattle could be driven from Kimberley stations to markets in the south
Analysis ABORIGINAL AUSTRALIANS
ART
PAINTINGS
Notes "Yiwarra Kuju : The Canning Stock Route, an exhibition at the National Museum of Australia, 30 July - 26 January 2010"--T.p. verso
Includes index
Subject National Museum of Australia -- Exhibitions.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Canning Stock Route (W.A.) -- Exhibitions.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Canning Stock Route (W.A.) -- Social life and customs -- Exhibitions.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Canning Stock Route -- Exhibitions
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Canning Stock Route -- Social life and customs -- Exhibitions
Art, Aboriginal Australian -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Exhibitions.
Community arts projects -- Australia -- Canning Stock Route (W.A.)
Stock routes -- Western Australia -- Exhibitions
Canning Stock Route (W.A.) -- Exhibitions.
Canning Stock Route (W.A.), in art
Genre/Form Exhibition catalogs.
Author Carty, John.
Davenport, Carly
La Fontaine, Monique.
National Museum of Australia.
LC no. 2010534327
ISBN 9781876944780 (paperback)
Other Titles Canning Stock Route