Rainmaking ceremony


Man standing with his hands in front of him, decorated for rain making ceremony. Men sitting behind him looking on. This is a continuation of the rain making photographs.

Formerly AP6027.

For mounted album photograph see AA108/8/40/2 & AA108/12/34/6.

378. 'Rain making ceremony. Mrs. Griffiths. Rain making ceremony C. Australia period 1896-1897 Presented by Mrs. L H. Griffiths April 1950'.

Photograph taken central Australia.

Tindale Tribes: Aranda.

AIATSIS Tribal/Language Groups: Arrernte.

CreatorFrancis James Gillen
ControlAA 108/50/1/2/378
Date Range1896  -  1897
Quantity   1   Mounted b&w print.
FormatsLoose Photographic Prints, Mounted Photographic Prints
Series AA 108/50
Tindale Tribes: