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The Resource Take this child : from Kahlin Compound to the Retta Dixon Children's Home, Barbara Cummings

Take this child : from Kahlin Compound to the Retta Dixon Children's Home, Barbara Cummings

Label
Take this child : from Kahlin Compound to the Retta Dixon Children's Home
Title
Take this child
Title remainder
from Kahlin Compound to the Retta Dixon Children's Home
Statement of responsibility
Barbara Cummings
Creator
Subject
Summary
Impact of institutionalisation on Aboriginal people in the Northern Territory; views of those who grew up under the dormitory system; Aboriginal people were brought from all over the Top End to Kahlin Compound, which was later transferred to Bagot Reserve; Retta Dixon Childrens Home administered by the Aborigines Inland Mission; assimilation; child welfare; children; institutional care
Citation source
ABI, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Biographical Index
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1948-
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Cummings, Barbara
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  • Kahlin Compound
  • Retta Dixon Children's Home (N.T.)
  • Children, Aboriginal Australian
  • Children
  • Aboriginal Australians
Label
Take this child : from Kahlin Compound to the Retta Dixon Children's Home, Barbara Cummings
Link
http://www.aiatsis.ashop.com.au/
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Bibliography; p. 137-139
Control code
M0068998
Dimensions
24cm.
Extent
xvi, 139 p.; ill., ports.;
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 3 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Isbn
9780855752088
Stock number
08944b ; 08943b
System control number
0006771
Label
Take this child : from Kahlin Compound to the Retta Dixon Children's Home, Barbara Cummings
Link
http://www.aiatsis.ashop.com.au/
Publication
Note
Bibliography; p. 137-139
Control code
M0068998
Dimensions
24cm.
Extent
xvi, 139 p.; ill., ports.;
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 3 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Isbn
9780855752088
Stock number
08944b ; 08943b
System control number
0006771

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