Historical information

Dr. Leonhard Adam studied both anthropology and jurisprudence as a young man. Dr. Leonhard Adam's daughter, Mary Clare Adam Murvitz, presented this collection of her Father's printed archival material to Tatura Museum on 17.2.2006. In 1934 he fled from Germany seeking refugee in England. In 1940 interned as a security risk in England, sent to Australia, in June 1940. Interned Camp 2 until 1942, released to Melbourne University where he catalogued aboriginal artefacts.

Physical description

Dark green hard cover book with gold writing on the spine and front cover. Written in German.