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The Resource Love against the law : the autobiographies of Tex and Nelly Camfoo, [recorded and edited by Gillian Cowlishaw]

Love against the law : the autobiographies of Tex and Nelly Camfoo, [recorded and edited by Gillian Cowlishaw]

Label
Love against the law : the autobiographies of Tex and Nelly Camfoo
Title
Love against the law
Title remainder
the autobiographies of Tex and Nelly Camfoo
Statement of responsibility
[recorded and edited by Gillian Cowlishaw]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tex Camfoo is the son of Jimmy Camfoo a Chinese saddler and Florida, a Rembarrnga woman and he worked on stations; Nelly is from Arnhem land; the autobiographies illustrate the effect their ancestry had on their social positions and on the laws affecting them; race relations and attitudes of missionaries and police in the Northern Territory during the twentieth century; political, social and economic developments; life in the Australian bush; explanatory text boxes have been inserted into the autobiographies, for example, on Aboriginal pay; on marriage
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
ANL
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born approximately 1922
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Camfoo, Tex
Dewey number
920.00929915
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 1934-
  • approximately 1932-
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  • Cowlishaw, Gillian K.
  • Camfoo, Nellie
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  • Camfoo, Tex
  • Camfoo, Nellie
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Australia
  • Country life
Label
Love against the law : the autobiographies of Tex and Nelly Camfoo, [recorded and edited by Gillian Cowlishaw]
Link
http://www.aiatsis.ashop.com.au/
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 120 p.
Isbn
9780855753481
Other physical details
ill., map
Label
Love against the law : the autobiographies of Tex and Nelly Camfoo, [recorded and edited by Gillian Cowlishaw]
Link
http://www.aiatsis.ashop.com.au/
Publication
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 120 p.
Isbn
9780855753481
Other physical details
ill., map

Library Locations

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