Unidentified group photographed by A.Atkinson c. 1890.

Many of the unique elements of the rainforest culture, the lawyer cane basket, (janjuu), the dome-shaped hut (mija), spears, shields and sword are displayed in this photograph.

Photo courtesy of the Cairns Historical Society.

AIATSIS Negative No. 2113.10;   CHS No. P3833   Back