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Missions : Administration Conference, December, 1953 | proceedings

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Missions : Administration Conference, December, 1953 | proceedings
Title
Missions
Title remainder
  • Administration Conference, December, 1953
  • proceedings
Title variation
Missions Administration Conference
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Subject
Language
eng
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1953
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  • Northern Territory Administration
  • Missions/Administration Conference.
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Missions : Administration Conference, December, 1953 | proceedings
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Publication
Note
  • Typescript (processed)
  • Conference held: 7-11 Dec. 1953
Contents
Monday 7th December 1953: Message from the Minister for Territories Mr P.C. Hasluck to be read by The Acting Administrator Mr R. S. Leydin -- Address by the Acting Administrator - R. S. Leydin -- Response by Mission delegates -- Discussion between Mission delegates attended by the Secretary of the Conference for the following purposes: the formation of a resolution and recommendations committee; instructing the Secretary to submit any questions to Mr R. K. McCaffery - Acting Director of Native Affairs; Discussing any matters affecting the Conference to ensure its satisfactory conduct; instruct the Resolution and Recommendations Committee to be prepared to submit its report at 2 p.m. on Friday 11th December 1953 -- Tuesday 8th December 1952: Report by the Secretary of the previous evening's meeting and submission of names of the members of the Resolution and Recommendation Committee -- Mr R. K. McCaffery - Acting Director of Native Affairs: The Government policy of assimilation -- Methodist Overseas Mission: some effects of the policy of assimilation on full blood Aborigines -- Mr R. Marsh - Assistant Secretary, Welfare and General Services Branch, Department of Territories, Canberra : Methods and procedures which will be used in the granting of government financial assistance to missions -- Mr E. C. Evans: Acting District Superintendent, Native Affairs Branch, Alice Springs: The responsibilities of the missions in regard to: natives in reserves, natives in marginal areas, natives in towns and environs, co-operatives in relation to natural resources, drift and establishment of outposts -- Dr S. D. Watsford - Deputy Director of Health, Commonwealth Department of Health, Darwin: Health problems in relation to full-blood Aborigines in the Northern Territory -- Mr R. K. McCaffery - Acting Director of Native Affairs : Identification and naming of Aborigines -- Baptist Home Mission: Co-operation between missionaries and commonwealth officers on government settlements in the Northern Territory -- Church Missionary Society: The preservation of native family life -- Roman Catholic Mission: Type and construction of native dwellings -- Discussion by mission delegates -- Mr L. R. Newby: Senior Education Officer, Commonwealth Office of Education, Darwin : Education of full-blood Aborigines -- Mr L. Dodd - Assistant Supervisor of Education, Darwin : Education of half-castes -- Dr C. E. Cook: Senior Medical Officer, Commonwealth Department of Health, Canberra : Educating natives in higher standards of living -- United Evangelical Lutheran Church in Australia: Economic rehabilitation of Aborigines -- Mr W. F. Nixon-Smith Agricultural officer, Northern Territory Administration: Agriculture in relation to missionary effort -- Australian Board of Missions: The future of the half-caste in the Northern Territory through assimilation -- Discussion of : progress reports after conference; the future of the Resolutions and Recommendation Committee; setting of next date of conference -- Reply by Mr R. K. McCaffery Acting Director of Native Affairs to queries raised by delegates; tabling of resolutions and recommendations -- Addresses by two mission delegates -- Closing address
Extent
1 v. (various pagings)
Governing access note
Open access - reading. Open copying for private study (in accordance with Copyright Act 1968), closed quotation. Not for Inter-Library Loan
Immediate source of acquisition
AIATSIS Central files
Stock number
MAR09/062
Label
Missions : Administration Conference, December, 1953 | proceedings
Publication
Note
  • Typescript (processed)
  • Conference held: 7-11 Dec. 1953
Contents
Monday 7th December 1953: Message from the Minister for Territories Mr P.C. Hasluck to be read by The Acting Administrator Mr R. S. Leydin -- Address by the Acting Administrator - R. S. Leydin -- Response by Mission delegates -- Discussion between Mission delegates attended by the Secretary of the Conference for the following purposes: the formation of a resolution and recommendations committee; instructing the Secretary to submit any questions to Mr R. K. McCaffery - Acting Director of Native Affairs; Discussing any matters affecting the Conference to ensure its satisfactory conduct; instruct the Resolution and Recommendations Committee to be prepared to submit its report at 2 p.m. on Friday 11th December 1953 -- Tuesday 8th December 1952: Report by the Secretary of the previous evening's meeting and submission of names of the members of the Resolution and Recommendation Committee -- Mr R. K. McCaffery - Acting Director of Native Affairs: The Government policy of assimilation -- Methodist Overseas Mission: some effects of the policy of assimilation on full blood Aborigines -- Mr R. Marsh - Assistant Secretary, Welfare and General Services Branch, Department of Territories, Canberra : Methods and procedures which will be used in the granting of government financial assistance to missions -- Mr E. C. Evans: Acting District Superintendent, Native Affairs Branch, Alice Springs: The responsibilities of the missions in regard to: natives in reserves, natives in marginal areas, natives in towns and environs, co-operatives in relation to natural resources, drift and establishment of outposts -- Dr S. D. Watsford - Deputy Director of Health, Commonwealth Department of Health, Darwin: Health problems in relation to full-blood Aborigines in the Northern Territory -- Mr R. K. McCaffery - Acting Director of Native Affairs : Identification and naming of Aborigines -- Baptist Home Mission: Co-operation between missionaries and commonwealth officers on government settlements in the Northern Territory -- Church Missionary Society: The preservation of native family life -- Roman Catholic Mission: Type and construction of native dwellings -- Discussion by mission delegates -- Mr L. R. Newby: Senior Education Officer, Commonwealth Office of Education, Darwin : Education of full-blood Aborigines -- Mr L. Dodd - Assistant Supervisor of Education, Darwin : Education of half-castes -- Dr C. E. Cook: Senior Medical Officer, Commonwealth Department of Health, Canberra : Educating natives in higher standards of living -- United Evangelical Lutheran Church in Australia: Economic rehabilitation of Aborigines -- Mr W. F. Nixon-Smith Agricultural officer, Northern Territory Administration: Agriculture in relation to missionary effort -- Australian Board of Missions: The future of the half-caste in the Northern Territory through assimilation -- Discussion of : progress reports after conference; the future of the Resolutions and Recommendation Committee; setting of next date of conference -- Reply by Mr R. K. McCaffery Acting Director of Native Affairs to queries raised by delegates; tabling of resolutions and recommendations -- Addresses by two mission delegates -- Closing address
Extent
1 v. (various pagings)
Governing access note
Open access - reading. Open copying for private study (in accordance with Copyright Act 1968), closed quotation. Not for Inter-Library Loan
Immediate source of acquisition
AIATSIS Central files
Stock number
MAR09/062

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