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The Resource Talking about Celia : community and family memories of Celia Smith, Jeanie Bell in collaboration with Celia Smith's eldest son, Charles

Talking about Celia : community and family memories of Celia Smith, Jeanie Bell in collaboration with Celia Smith's eldest son, Charles

Label
Talking about Celia : community and family memories of Celia Smith
Title
Talking about Celia
Title remainder
community and family memories of Celia Smith
Statement of responsibility
Jeanie Bell in collaboration with Celia Smith's eldest son, Charles
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Celia's family and early life in Beaudesert, Dalby and then Toowoomba; marriage and children; Celia's move to Brisbane in 1943; Celia's life in the Valley, Brisbane; card games the focal point of Aboriginal social activity; life in the city in the late 1940s and early 1950s; Celia's home was a meeting place for Murris; recollections of Celia's community spirit, and family and political life by Aunty Hazel Mace, Charlie Smith, Lambie McBride, Bob Anderson, John Newfong, Jessica Runge, Chicka Dixon, Alick Jackomos, Christine Andrews, Ailsa Dillon, Dulcie Bronsch, ; Celia joined the Queensland Council for the Advancement of Aborigines and Torres Strait Islanders (QCAATSI) when it was set up in 1958; contributions to the QCAATSI Newsletter are reproduced: "Celia Smith's Page"; in July 1972 Celia was elected Secretary of the Council and Lambie McBride was elected President; move to Victoria Park; dances, boxing and football games; trbutes for Aunty Celia when she passed away in 1980
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
ANB:REV
Citation source
ABI, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Biographical Index
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bell, Jeanie
Dewey number
305.89915092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
DU125.G8
LC item number
S64 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
  • UQP black Australian writers
  • UQP paperbacks
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Smith, Celia
  • Smith, Charlie
  • Hatton, William Pompey
  • Tate, Dorothy
  • Queensland Council for the Advancement of Aborigines and Torres Strait Islanders
  • Federal Council for the Advancement of Aborigines and Torres Strait Islanders
  • Gurindji (Australian people)
  • Women, Aboriginal Australian
  • Queensland
Label
Talking about Celia : community and family memories of Celia Smith, Jeanie Bell in collaboration with Celia Smith's eldest son, Charles
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
abn96399167
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiv, 101 p.
Isbn
9780702228339
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Talking about Celia : community and family memories of Celia Smith, Jeanie Bell in collaboration with Celia Smith's eldest son, Charles
Publication
Control code
abn96399167
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiv, 101 p.
Isbn
9780702228339
Other physical details
ill.

Library Locations

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