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Yintilypirna Kaalyamarra Yintilypirna Kaalyamarra i(A131077 works by) (a.k.a. Shaw River Smiler)
; Died: Ceased: ca. 1940
Gender: Male
Heritage: Aboriginal
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BiographyHistory

Yintilypirna Kaalyamarra composed songs in Ngarla, an Aboriginal language spoken in the Pilbara region of Western Australia. ' He did mostly mustering work with sheep on Shaw River Station. This station was actually a big outcamp for De Grey Station. Yintilypirna Kaalyamarra was also an artist and his black ink drawings can be found at Dalgety House in Port Hedland.' Source: Ngarla Songs (2003)

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