The Resource Colebrook, Quorn 1927-1987 : 60th anniversary

Colebrook, Quorn 1927-1987 : 60th anniversary

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Colebrook, Quorn 1927-1987 : 60th anniversary
Title
Colebrook, Quorn 1927-1987
Title remainder
60th anniversary
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Program of Colebrook Home sixtieth anniversary activities; brief history; founded by United Aborigines Mission in Quorn in 1927; twelve children transferred from Oodnadatta, the site of the Mission's first activities in South Australia; transferred to new building in 1933 owing to poor condition of original home; moved to Eden Hills in 1943, later renamed Colebrook Training Home; stolen children; difficulties in obtaining food and water; children participated in Quorn life, went to local school and churches; Colebrook children took up a variety of professions and trades; some enlisted in the Second World War; one became Australian of the year in 1985; Sisters Rutter and Hyde
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non fiction
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  • Hyde, Ruby
  • Rutter, Delia
  • Colebrook Home for Aboriginal Children (Quorn S. Aust)
Label
Colebrook, Quorn 1927-1987 : 60th anniversary
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Cover title
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
[8] p.
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Label
Colebrook, Quorn 1927-1987 : 60th anniversary
Publication
Note
Cover title
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
[8] p.
Other physical details
ports

Library Locations

    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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