The Resource A history of Aboriginal communities in New South Wales, 1909-1939

A history of Aboriginal communities in New South Wales, 1909-1939

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A history of Aboriginal communities in New South Wales, 1909-1939
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A history of Aboriginal communities in New South Wales, 1909-1939
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Summary
Aboriginal land/labour dynamics, especially in northwest and north coast regions; effects of 19th century white land-use patterns; policies of N.S.W. Aborigines Protection/Welfare Boards through Aborigines Protection Act; revocation of reserves and compulsory shifting of populations; apprenticeship of children; Aboriginal community-level resistance to policy; manipulation by local white councils of Protection Board and discrimination in towns by police, health and school services; economic effects of Depression on Aborigines and official policy; regional studies of many towns and reserves in N.S.W. especially Brewarrina, Moree, Walgett, Menindee, Burnt Bridge, Urunga, Yass, Condobolin, Angledool; Aboriginal political protest and organisation 1920s-1930s including formation and activities of Aborigines Protection Association and Australian Aborigines League; Cummeragunga strike 1939; social factors, including trachoma incidence, behind exclusion of children from schools 1920s-1930s; research based on records in State Archives, local administrative records, newspapers, etc., oral accounts; biographical details of many local Aboriginal people including E. Simon, V. Mingo, E. Hardy, D. Sullivan, M. Parker, H. Hardy, M. Collis, G. Coleman, M. Cubby, J. Orcher, B. Moore, J. Barker, D. Barker, B. Gordon, E. Gordon, H. Clark, V. Wilson, G. Harrison (Wilpi), E. Edwards, I. Phillips, E. Crawford, D. Ferguson, G. Rose, A. Dodd, E. Sullivan. I. Green, J. Fernando, K. Dodd, D. Nicholls, M. Nicholls, S. Dennis, D. Dennis, I. Flick, J. Campbell, R. Murray H. Duncan, T. Thomas, M. Moore, P. Gibbs, V. Shay, F. Caldwell, W. Webster
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Also available electronically at: http://ses.library.usyd.edu.au/handle/2123/1601
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Goodall, Heather
Dissertation note
Thesis (Ph.D)--University of Sydney, NSW, 1982.
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  • New South Wales Aborigines Protection Association
  • Australian Aborigines League
  • New South Wales Aborigines Protection Association
  • New South Wales
Label
A history of Aboriginal communities in New South Wales, 1909-1939
Link
https://ses.library.usyd.edu.au/handle/2123/1601
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  • Typescript
  • An index of selected names from this item is available. To access these names contact the AIATSIS Family History Unit
Control code
M0015843
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
xi, 444 leaves
Governing access note
Open access - reading. Open copying & quotation. Not for Inter-Library Loan
Other physical details
maps.
System control number
0020195
Label
A history of Aboriginal communities in New South Wales, 1909-1939
Link
https://ses.library.usyd.edu.au/handle/2123/1601
Publication
Note
  • Typescript
  • An index of selected names from this item is available. To access these names contact the AIATSIS Family History Unit
Control code
M0015843
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
xi, 444 leaves
Governing access note
Open access - reading. Open copying & quotation. Not for Inter-Library Loan
Other physical details
maps.
System control number
0020195

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