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The Resource Double ID : life story of Hilton Hamilton Walsh ; born 11th June, 1923, died 5th December 1997, written, using his own words and diction, by Rosalie Simkin & Lyn Loger

Double ID : life story of Hilton Hamilton Walsh ; born 11th June, 1923, died 5th December 1997, written, using his own words and diction, by Rosalie Simkin & Lyn Loger

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Double ID : life story of Hilton Hamilton Walsh ; born 11th June, 1923, died 5th December 1997
Title
Double ID
Title remainder
life story of Hilton Hamilton Walsh ; born 11th June, 1923, died 5th December 1997
Statement of responsibility
written, using his own words and diction, by Rosalie Simkin & Lyn Loger
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Biography of Hilton ('Salta') Hamilton Walsh, born at Cummeragunja, told in his own words; memories from childhood; Aboriginality; legends and stories; Aboriginal dreaming; lifestyle; people; events; life as a loner; self education in English language; relationships; working in a variety of jobs; army life; assisting others; tuberculosis; working for Aboriginal Affairs to assist the Aboriginal community at Swan Hill to form a co-operative; marriage and family; work at Swan Hill Pioneer Settlement ; crafts, including emu egg carving; community activities; assimilation; Swan Hill Aboriginal Co-operative; becoming important member of Swan Hill communityy; suggesting Aboriginal hospital liaison officers and working in resulting post at Swan Hill; retirement to Barmah; spending time with Wongi people; comments on issues, based on his experiences, travels, giving talks etc. such as the Aboriginal in today's law, probationary officers, attitudes to Aboriginals, Aboriginal philosophy and logging in the Barmah Forest
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
NSL
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Simkin, Rosalie
Dewey number
994.5092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Loger, Lyn
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  • Walsh, Hilton Hamilton
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Cummeragunja Mission (N.S.W.)
Label
Double ID : life story of Hilton Hamilton Walsh ; born 11th June, 1923, died 5th December 1997, written, using his own words and diction, by Rosalie Simkin & Lyn Loger
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Publication
Note
"With the use of tapes and interview notes, Hilton's conversations have been integrated into one sequential story. His authentic 'voice' has been maintained throughout."
Control code
000023436748
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
vi, 154 p.
Isbn
9780957993600
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
Label
Double ID : life story of Hilton Hamilton Walsh ; born 11th June, 1923, died 5th December 1997, written, using his own words and diction, by Rosalie Simkin & Lyn Loger
Publication
Note
"With the use of tapes and interview notes, Hilton's conversations have been integrated into one sequential story. His authentic 'voice' has been maintained throughout."
Control code
000023436748
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
vi, 154 p.
Isbn
9780957993600
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.

Library Locations

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