The Resource Aboriginal Biographical Index entry

Aboriginal Biographical Index entry

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Aboriginal Biographical Index entry
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Aboriginal Biographical Index entry
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Barbara Nicholson; elder of the Wadi-Wadi people; teacher of creative writing, Indigenous law and culture; member of Wollongong University's ethics committe; awarded honorary Doctorate of Law, Wollongong University, 2014; born maternity hospital in Donaldson Street, Port Kembla, New South Wales; lived Kemblawarra reserve in the 1940s with her non-Indigenous mother and her stepfather; attended Port Kembla Catholic school; after the death of her stepfather she was given an exemption from high school to begin work at Fairley's store in Port Kembla; her great grandmother was Queen Rosie [Rosie Johnson]; with others lodged a native title claim including Coomaditchie Lagoon, but the claim was unsuccessful
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Nicholson, Barbara
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Aboriginal Biographical Index entry
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The ABI is a name index to published materials in the AIATSIS Library. Some records refer to deceased people or use words which reflect the attitude of the time or the author and may be offensive
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Label
Aboriginal Biographical Index entry
Note
The ABI is a name index to published materials in the AIATSIS Library. Some records refer to deceased people or use words which reflect the attitude of the time or the author and may be offensive
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volume
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rdacarrier
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text
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unmediated
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