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Oral Histories: Growing up in State and Private Homes and Orphanages in Adelaide/interviewer: Jerry Schwab, 1984-86

Title
Oral Histories: Growing up in State and Private Homes and Orphanages in Adelaide/interviewer: Jerry Schwab, 1984-86
Repository
Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)
Reference
MS 2592
Date Range
1984 - 1986
Description

Transcripts of Schwab field tapes 1-9 held in AIAS tape archives. Margaret Brusnahan, Spencer Weetra, Kenny Hampton, Avis Gale, Doris Katinyeri, Dora Hunter, Margaret Hayes, Veronica Brodie, Geraldine Mason relate experiences of childhood and youth 1940s, 50s, 60s in Largs Bay orphanage, St Francis Boys Home, Colebrook, Mulgoa, Tanderra, Fullerton Girls Home, Millswood; harassment by Aborigines Protection Board and exploitation in the work force as domestics

Quantity
1 box ( m)
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