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Kangaroo Story - the story behind the two Lara boards purchased by Dr Kirk.

This typed document identifies the owners of the two boards that Dr Kirk purchased and notes that Dr Kirk recorded this story a few miles north of Mt. Talbot on the 23rd of October 1964. The story is split into two parts, each relating to one of the boards. The first part is titled "The Kangaroo came from Kununburu country". It describes the movement of the Kangaroo. The second simply "Small board" and states that the second board relates to the end of the Kangaroo's journey and pups playing.

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  • Aboriginal artefacts purchased by R.L. Kirk, 1964, 02D-13; National Centre for Indigenous Genomics. Details