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Painting on card by Ralph Gumudul, Goulburn Island NT - from the story 'How the kangaroo got his tail' in the book 'Djugurba. Tales from the Spirit Time' (1974), p. 14

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Painting on card by Ralph Gumudul, Goulburn Island NT - from the story 'How the kangaroo got his tail' in the book 'Djugurba. Tales from the Spirit Time' (1974), p. 13

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Painting on card by Ralph Gumudul, Goulburn Island NT - from the story 'The Thirsty Sand Frog' in the book 'Djugurba. Tales from the Spirit Time' (1974), p. 9

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Untitled acrylic painting on card by Dick Roughsey

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Untitled acrylic painting on card by Dick Roughsey

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Painting on card by Ralph Gumudul, Goulburn Island NT - from the story 'The Thirsty Sand Frog' in the book 'Djugurba. Tales from the Spirit Time' (1974), p. 10

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Painting on card by Jill Dundiwuy Mununggur, Yirrkala NT - from the story 'The Brolga and The Emu' in the book 'Djugurba. Tales from the Spirit Time' (1974), probably p. 39

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Painting on card by Harry Djagamara Nelson, Yuendumu NT - from the story 'The old dingo who had six wives' in the book 'Djugurba. Tales from the Spirit Time' (1974), p. 28

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Untitled acrylic painting on card by Dick Roughsey

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'Turky and Emu'  by Dick Roughsey, 1977

'Turky and Emu' by Dick Roughsey, 1977

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Painting on card by Harry Djagamara Nelson, Yuendumu NT - from the story 'The old dingo who had six wives' in the book 'Djugurba. Tales from the Spirit Time' (1974), p. 27

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Painting on paper by Suzanne Chalmers, Alice Springs NT - from the story 'The parrot fish and the moon' in the book 'Djugurba. Tales from the Spirit Time' (1974), p. 46

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Untitled acrylic painting on card by Dick Roughsey

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Painting on card by Jill Dundiwuy Mununggur, Yirrkala NT - from the story 'The Brolga and The Emu' in the book 'Djugurba. Tales from the Spirit Time' (1974), p. 40

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Painting on paper by Suzanne Chalmers, Alice Springs NT - from the story 'The bat and the rainbow' in the book 'Djugurba. Tales from the Spirit Time' (1974), p. 20

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Untitled framed acrylic painting by Wendy Feifar-Nannup

Untitled framed acrylic painting by Wendy Feifar-Nannup

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Fremantle, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Painting on card by Harry Djagamara Nelson, Yuendumu NT - from the story 'The old dingo who had six wives' in the book 'Djugurba. Tales from the Spirit Time' (1974), p. 29

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Painting on paper by Suzanne Chalmers, Alice Springs NT - from the story 'The bat and the rainbow' in the book 'Djugurba. Tales from the Spirit Time' (1974), p. 25

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Painting on card by Jill Dundiwuy Mununggur, Yirrkala NT - from the story 'The Brolga and The Emu' in the book 'Djugurba. Tales from the Spirit Time' (1974), p. 41

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Untitled acrylic painting on card by Dick Roughsey

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Untitled acrylic painting on card by Dick Roughsey

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Painting on paper by Suzanne Chalmers, Alice Springs NT - from the story 'How the goanna and the lizard got their painted backs' in the book 'Djugurba. Tales from the Spirit Time' (1974), p. 16

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Painting on paper by Suzanne Chalmers, Alice Springs NT - from the story 'How the goanna and the lizard got their painted backs' in the book 'Djugurba. Tales from the Spirit Time' (1974), probably p. 19

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Painting on card by Ralph Gumudul, Goulburn Island NT - from the story 'How the Kangaroo got His Tail' in the book 'Djugurba. Tales from the Spirit Time' (1974), p. 15

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Untitled acrylic painting on card by Dick Roughsey

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The Blue Crane

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The bitten and the dugong

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Bathing the two Initiated Boys

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How the red dust came to blow

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The dog and the kangaroo

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The girl who made dilly bags

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The crow and the Jabiru

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Eaglehawk and the crow

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The Starfish man No.1

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The origin of Mount Nimbuwah

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Untitled acrylic painting on card by Dick Roughsey

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The Selfish One

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The Winjarning brothers

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The breadfruit flower and the rainbow

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Night scene with three people, by Revel Cooper, 1976

Night scene with three people, by Revel Cooper, 1976

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How the moon came to be

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Men Decorating Themselves for a Corroboree

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Why tribes speak different languages

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Galaxy

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Loolo, the blue fish and Nullandi, the moon

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The Milky Way

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Acrylic painting on canvas by A. Ridgeway

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Initiation Ceremony, Mornington Island

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Playing Ball

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Teaching Initiates Sign Language, Mornington Island

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The Starfish man No.2

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Mothers Taking Food and Water to Initiates

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The little girl and the snake

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Dust Storm

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