Menu toggle

National Museum of Australia

Where our stories come alive

Collection Explorer

4

Explore sets

Objects

Image Title and collection What Where Who When
Hand crocheted white doily with linen insert and pointed edges

Hand crocheted white doily with linen insert and pointed edg...

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Doilies
Apply Doilies filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
Hand crocheted pouch

Hand crocheted pouch

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Pouches
Apply Pouches filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
Hand crocheted bonnet

Hand crocheted bonnet

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Baby accessories
Apply Baby accessories filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
Mapoon Mission

Mapoon Mission

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Tinted photographs
Apply Tinted photographs filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
1912
Apply 1912 filter
Shell necklace

Shell necklace

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
Reproduction - Christian Village Mapoon

Reproduction - Christian Village Mapoon

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Paintings
Apply Paintings filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
Set of two woven placemats

Set of two woven placemats

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Mats
Apply Mats filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
Hand crocheted white doily with linen centre and pointed edges

Hand crocheted white doily with linen centre and pointed edg...

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Doilies
Apply Doilies filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
Beaded teapot stand

Beaded teapot stand

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Teapot stands
Apply Teapot stands filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
Hand crocheted white doily with scalloped edges

Hand crocheted white doily with scalloped edges

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Doilies
Apply Doilies filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
Hand crocheted doily with scalloped edges

Hand crocheted doily with scalloped edges

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Doilies
Apply Doilies filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
Hand crocheted jug cover

Hand crocheted jug cover

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Jug covers
Apply Jug covers filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
Hand crocheted white doily

Hand crocheted white doily

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Doilies
Apply Doilies filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
Photocopy of marriage certificate - Johannes Nicolaus Hey and Mary Anne Barnes

Photocopy of marriage certificate - Johannes Nicolaus Hey an...

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Marriage certificates
Apply Marriage certificates filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
1892
Apply 1892 filter
Display stand and pearl shell

Display stand and pearl shell

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Ornaments
Apply Ornaments filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
Triumph of Grace. A Story of Mapoon

Triumph of Grace. A Story of Mapoon

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Pamphlets
Apply Pamphlets filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
Compiled by Matilda Ward

Compiled by Matilda Ward

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Photograph albums
Apply Photograph albums filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
Embroidered oblong tray cloth

Embroidered oblong tray cloth

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Tray cloths
Apply Tray cloths filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
The Moravian Church. Brief Historical Information - by the Rev. E.R. Hasse

The Moravian Church. Brief Historical Information - by the R...

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Pamphlets
Apply Pamphlets filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
Mapoon: A Mission Station Among the Aboriginals of North Queensland

Mapoon: A Mission Station Among the Aboriginals of North Que...

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Booklets
Apply Booklets filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
Janie Hey, Mapoon June 6th 1914

Janie Hey, Mapoon June 6th 1914

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Photograph albums
Apply Photograph albums filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
1914
Apply 1914 filter
The Romance of Australian Presbyterian Missions - by R. S. Miller

The Romance of Australian Presbyterian Missions - by R. S. M...

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Booklets
Apply Booklets filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
Exercise book of cuttings and photographs

Exercise book of cuttings and photographs

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Scrapbooks
Apply Scrapbooks filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
The Establishment of Christian Missions among Australian Aborigines of the North

The Establishment of Christian Missions among Australian Abo...

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Scrapbooks
Apply Scrapbooks filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
Envelope containing two photographs of a plaque from Mapoon

Envelope containing two photographs of a plaque from Mapoon

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
Mapoon - Mary Anne Hey photograph album

Mapoon - Mary Anne Hey photograph album

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Photograph albums
Apply Photograph albums filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
Hand woven fibre basket

Hand woven fibre basket

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Baskets
Apply Baskets filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
Ordination certificate for Nicholas Hey

Ordination certificate for Nicholas Hey

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Certificates
Apply Certificates filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
1891
Apply 1891 filter
Photocopy - Ourselves Writ Strange

Photocopy - Ourselves Writ Strange

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Booklets
Apply Booklets filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
1948
Apply 1948 filter
Pearl shell

Pearl shell

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Pearl shells
Apply Pearl shells filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
A Visit to Mapoon - by Rev. N. Hey

A Visit to Mapoon - by Rev. N. Hey

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Booklets
Apply Booklets filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
The Aborigines Calling - by Rev H C Matthews,  J. B. Love translating the Scriptures

The Aborigines Calling - by Rev H C Matthews, J. B. Love tr...

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Booklets
Apply Booklets filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
Encounter

Encounter

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Booklets
Apply Booklets filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
Mapoon - Elizabeth Ashton photograph album

Mapoon - Elizabeth Ashton photograph album

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Photograph albums
Apply Photograph albums filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
The Miracle of Mapoon or From Native Camp to Christian Village - by Arthur Ward

The Miracle of Mapoon or From Native Camp to Christian Villa...

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Books
Apply Books filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
Autobiography of the pioneer missionary Reverend John Nicholas Hey (1862-1951)

Autobiography of the pioneer missionary Reverend John Nichol...

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Booklets
Apply Booklets filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Reverend John . Hey
Apply Reverend John . Hey filter
1947
Apply 1947 filter
Remembering our Beginnings - Queensland 1837-1899

Remembering our Beginnings - Queensland 1837-1899

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Documents
Apply Documents filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
The Moravian Church - by Rev. J. N. Hey

The Moravian Church - by Rev. J. N. Hey

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Booklets
Apply Booklets filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
Suffering Transmuted - By Rev J. N. Hey

Suffering Transmuted - By Rev J. N. Hey

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Pamphlets
Apply Pamphlets filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
Woven box with lid

Woven box with lid

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Boxes
Apply Boxes filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
Insights, March 1992 - Mapoon celebrates mission centenary

Insights, March 1992 - Mapoon celebrates mission centenary

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Photocopies
Apply Photocopies filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
Pearlised trochus shell

Pearlised trochus shell

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Pearl shells
Apply Pearl shells filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
Turtle shell

Turtle shell

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Shells
Apply Shells filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
Woven fibre fan

Woven fibre fan

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Fans
Apply Fans filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
Mapoon: Appreciation and some facts - by Thomas J McMahon

Mapoon: Appreciation and some facts - by Thomas J McMahon

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Archives
Apply Archives filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
Story of Ina Hey

Story of Ina Hey

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Documents
Apply Documents filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
Pearl shell spoon

Pearl shell spoon

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Spoons
Apply Spoons filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
Pearl shell

Pearl shell

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Pearl shells
Apply Pearl shells filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
The Mystery and Ministry of Human Suffering - By J. N. Hey

The Mystery and Ministry of Human Suffering - By J. N. Hey

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Pamphlets
Apply Pamphlets filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
Pearl shell spoon

Pearl shell spoon

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Spoons
Apply Spoons filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
Group of people with Nicholas, Mary Anne and Janie Hey

Group of people with Nicholas, Mary Anne and Janie Hey

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
Pages with photographs and cuttings attached

Pages with photographs and cuttings attached

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
Letter from Robert Bos, Education Officer to Ina Hey

Letter from Robert Bos, Education Officer to Ina Hey

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Letters of administration
Apply Letters of administration filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
1989
Apply 1989 filter
Embroidered oval tray cloth

Embroidered oval tray cloth

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Tray cloths
Apply Tray cloths filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
The Great Drama of Death and Life Beyond -  by Rev. J. N. Hey

The Great Drama of Death and Life Beyond - by Rev. J. N. He...

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Booklets
Apply Booklets filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
Mapoon

Mapoon

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
Crocheted tablecloth with linen cross insert

Crocheted tablecloth with linen cross insert

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Tablecloths
Apply Tablecloths filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
Woven fibre fan

Woven fibre fan

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Fans
Apply Fans filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
Annotated aerial photograph of Mapoon

Annotated aerial photograph of Mapoon

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Photocopies
Apply Photocopies filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter
1991
Apply 1991 filter