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Cedric Jacobs interviewed by W. John E. Bannister in the Bringing them home oral history project [sound recording]
Bib ID 1821451
Format AudioAudio, OnlineOnline [sound recording]
Author
Jacobs, Cedric, 1943-, Interviewee
 
Online Versions
Access Conditions Access open for research and personal copies. Written permission required for public use. 
Description 1999 
3 digital audio tapes (137 min.) 
Series

Bringing them home oral history project.

Summary

Jacobs speaks about his childhood with his parents until the age of 9 when he and his two brothers were removed to Mogumber Methodist Mission, W.A. He describes the living conditions at Mogumber and discusses the effects of removal on himself and on other removed children. Jacobs also talks about becoming a Methodist minister and his work as an elected ATSIC councillor, and expresses his views on land rights and the Stolen Generation.

Notes

Recorded on Nov. 5, 1999 in Mandurah, W.A.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-218225815

Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary (3 p.) and uncorrected transcript (typescript, 43 leaves) 
Subjects Jacobs, Cedric, 1943- -- Interviews.  |  Mogumber Methodist Mission (W.A.)  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Western Australia -- Removal -- Personal narratives.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Government policy -- Western Australia.  |  Clergy -- Western Australia -- Interviews.  |  Children, Aboriginal Australian -- Institutional care -- Western Australia.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Western Australia -- Child welfare -- Personal narratives.
Other authors/contributors Bannister, John (William John Egerton), 1967-, Interviewer

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