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Bonita Mabo interviewed by Doreen Mellor [sound recording]
Bib ID 1496160
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Mabo, Bonita, Interviewee
 
Access Conditions Access open for research use; written permission required for personal copies and public use during the lifetime of the interviewee. 
Description 2001 
2 sound files (103 min.) 
Summary

Bonita Mabo, political activist, speaks about her early life and family background; her culture and her life with her husband, Eddie Mabo.

Notes

Recorded on Dec. 13, 2001 at the National Library of Australia, Canberra, A.C.T.

Digital master; National Library of Australia, Oral History and Folklore collection;

Index/Finding Aid Note Uncorrected draft transcript (typescript, 90 leaves) 
Subjects Mabo, Edward, - 1936-1992.  |  Mabo, Bonita - Interviews.  |  Torres Strait Islanders - Queensland - Murray Islands - Land tenure.  |  Political activists, Aboriginal Australian - Australian Capital Territory - Canberra - Interviews.  |  Native title (Australia) - Queensland - Murray Islands.  |  Aboriginal Australians - Land tenure.
Other authors/contributors Mellor, Doreen, 1948-, Interviewer

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    Petherick Reading Room (Oral History)
    ORAL TRC 4824 (transcript)
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    Petherick Reading Room (Oral History)

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