The Resource Forcibly removed, Albert Holt

Forcibly removed, Albert Holt

Label
Forcibly removed
Title
Forcibly removed
Statement of responsibility
Albert Holt
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Account of the removal of Albert's family (Murri) from Nandowrie Lagoon at Springshaw to Barambah/Cherbourg under the Aborigines Protection Act., stealing of welfare payments (2), removal via truck and train (3), Tresswell Station (5), family of 14 children, inaccuracy of Tindales geneaologies (7), living conditions on mission (13), collecting water (14), restriction of freedom (15), segregation, toilet facilities (16), buying alcohol, identity mor important than grog (17), police blacktracker taking stealing rooster (22), rations (26), slaughtering animals and eating entrails (28), alternative ways of getting food (30), being humiliated and abused by teachers (32), the value of reading and writing (35), bush tucker (38), poor treatment by health practitioners after leg injury (46), death from dental disease (47), use of quinine (47), boomerang cutting (56), AIM, Catholic and Anglican churches (58), Elders (61), making footballs from animal bladders (64), interest in boxing (66), clearing toilet pans (72), Fantome Island leper colony (74), brother Oliver's work as a carpenter (76), Woorabinda (79), Superintendent Naggs (80), harsh laws and rules of the mission (82), Foleyvale (87), Bob Roberts the cook (88), flooding of the Mackenzie River January 1954 (90), running away from Woorabinda (93), staying at Clermont station (98), going to Rockhampton (101), drinking alcohol (102), Droving (103), Cullin-la-ringo, Wills massacre 17 October 1861 (105), Springsure (107), drink and fighting (113), death of father & return to Cherbourg (115), work as a fettler & being sacked for drinking (118), work in Emerald as a labourer for Doug Malone (122), fringe dwellers (125), Musgrave Park (126), Meeting wife Marlene Clarice (129), living at Indooroopilly in Brisbane (135), bailed from watch-house by friend Bryan (137), work for Rheem as a process worker (143), interest in golf (147), alcoholism and marriage (151), welding (151), becoming a teetotaller & giving up smoking (156), heart attack (158), work for Telecom (162), repatriaion of clan remains and reburial(164), Bryan's passing (168), doing presentations as a Murri elder for Education Department (170), job as youth worker in Juvenile Detention Centres (171), police liaison program (174), importance of 'listening' (177), feelings about reconciliation (178), Appendix: A re-print of 'The Aboriginal Protection and Restriction of the Sale of Opium Acts, 1897' (180)
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
ANL
Citation source
ABI, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Biographical Index
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1936-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Holt, Albert
Dewey number
  • 305.89915092
  • 994.320049915
Illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
DU123.82.H64
LC item number
A3 2001
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Holt, Albert
  • Starkey, F B
  • Hill, Madeliene
  • Bundle, Maggie
  • Holt, Guilema
  • Barker, Mick
  • Burke, Irene
  • Collins, Oscar
  • Collins, Charlie
  • Henry, Gordon
  • Bowen, Ken
  • Bowen, Muriel
  • Naggs, Dick
  • Roberts, Bob
  • Bundle, Ted
  • Leisha, John
  • Coombra, Sadie
  • Lawton, Jim
  • Wills, Horatio
  • Foster, Joe
  • Malone, Doug
  • Barnes, Bill
  • Clarice, Marlene Rosalie
  • Sheehan, Bryan
  • Oakley, John
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Australia
Label
Forcibly removed, Albert Holt
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000022454940
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
192 p., [8] p. of plates
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 3 donated by Lindsay Cleland RB copy signed by the author
Isbn
9781875641642
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2002416125
Other physical details
ill., ports
Label
Forcibly removed, Albert Holt
Publication
Control code
000022454940
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
192 p., [8] p. of plates
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 3 donated by Lindsay Cleland RB copy signed by the author
Isbn
9781875641642
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2002416125
Other physical details
ill., ports

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Library Locations

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      -35.292556 149.118617
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