History (Old days)

Sitting at Mengan with BH and JM. BH is telling a story about people and the olden days.
Sitting at Mengan with BH and JM. BH is telling a story about his people and the olden days.
Conversation about incidents of station life in Kununurra, part 1. Continued in ES05_a03_02.
Conversation about incidents of station life in Kununurra, part 1; also explanations about the aim of the project. Continued in ES05_a04_02.
Conversation about incidents of station life in Kununurra, part 2. Continued from ES05_a03_01; continued on ES05_a03_03.
Conversation about incidents of station life in Kununurra, part 2. Continued from ES05_a04_01; continued on ES05_a04_03.
Conversation about incidents of station life in Kununurra, part 3. Continued from ES05_a03_02.
Conversation about incidents of station life in Kununurra, part 3. Continued from ES05_a04_02.
Work on the cattle stations – making soap, preserving meat. See also ES08_A09_02.
Work on the cattle stations – making soap, preserving meat. See also ES08_A09_02.
Bush knowledge - hunting and foraging when speaker was a child.
Bush knowledge - hunting and foraging when speaker was a child.
The two speakers - both of mixed descent - talk about how as children they were separated from their families, badly treated by a cook on the cattle station they worked on, but narrowly escaped being taken away by welfare by running away.
The two speakers - both of mixed descent - talk about how as children they were separated from their families, badly treated by a cook on the cattle station they worked on, but narrowly escaped being taken away by the "Welfare" office by running away. Poor quality because of wind noise.
Building grass shed, fishing, gardening in station time
Building grass shed, fishing, gardening when speaker was working on cattle stations.
Checking Station work recording (ES08_A04_03) - making soap, preserving meat.
Checking Station work recording (ES08_A04_03) - making soap, preserving meat.
Checking and following up on fishing methods in the cattle station days.
Checking and following up on fishing methods in the cattle station days.
Story about a murder near Legune when the speakers were very young.
Story about a murder near Legune when the speakers were very young.
Life and work on Auvergne Station and during holidays. DB's granddaughter NB is also present.
Life and work on Auvergne Station and during holidays. DB's granddaughter NB is also present. Cont. on ES08_A11_02
Life and work on Auvergne Station and during holidays. DB's granddaughter NB is also present. Cont. from ES08_A11_01; cont. on ES08_A11_03
Life and work on Auvergne Station and during holidays. DB's granddaughter NB is also present. Cont. from ES08_A11_01; cont. on ES08_A11_03
Life and work on Auvergne Station and during holidays. DB's granddaughter NB is also present. Cont. from ES08_A11_02.
Life and work on Auvergne Station and during holidays. DB's granddaughter NB is also present. Cont. from ES08_A11_02.
Checking ES08_A09_01 - Working in the station, making windbreaks.
Checking ES08_A09_01 - Working in the station, making windbreaks. With IP and EH, Bethel community, Kununurra.
Working in the station, continued from ES09_A03_01.
Working in the station, continued from ES09_A03_01.
Sharing meat
Sharing meat
Stealing cattle
Stealing cattle
Story about a murder in the early contact days
Story about a murder in the early contact days

Citation

Eva Schultze-Berndt and Candide Simard (1996 - 2012). Item "History (Old days)" in collection "Jaminjungan and Eastern Ngumpin". The Language Archive. https://hdl.handle.net/1839/00-0000-0000-0017-ECF2-8. (Accessed 2024-04-22)

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