This series contains restricted material.
This item consists of 3 magnetic tapes recorded by Norman B Tindale at 25 Mile Bore in the western Musgrave Ranges in February 1966. The tapes include recordings of songs and stories.Tindale wrote 'approximate outlines' for some of the songs in the pages of his field journal: 'Journal of Visit to the North West of South Australia in February 1966 by Norman B. Tindale. 1966', AA 338/1/22/2, and occassionally noted aspects of their performance. Four additional magnetic tapes relating to this item are located at AA 338/11/33. The latter tapes form part of Tindale's 'personal and study series' of tapes that arrived at the South Australian Museum after Tindale's death in 1993.
Additional recordings were apprently made by the anthropologist John Greenway, but they are not held at the South Australian Museum.
The following contents descriptions are taken from annotations in Tindale's hand on the tape boxes: