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Tom Slockee and Muriel Slockee interviewed by Rob Willis in the Bringing them home oral history project [sound recording]
Bib ID 1852054
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Slockee, Tom, 1946-, Interviewee
 
Access Conditions Access open for research; written permission required for personal copies and public use during the lifetime of the interviewees. 
Description 2000 
2 digital audio tapes (80 min.) 
Series

Bringing them home oral history project.

Summary

Muriel Slockee speaks about her father who was removed to Kinchela Boys' Home, N.S.W. as a child and about her own removal to Bomaderry Children's Home after the death of her mother. She describes the living conditions at the Home. Tom Slockee speaks about his family background and his work with the Aboriginal Housing Company. Tom and Muriel also discuss the need for special programs to assist Indigenous people to realise their full potential.

Notes

Recorded on Jan. 18, 2000 at Batemans Bay, N.S.W.

Digital master available National Library of Australia;

Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary (3 p.) and corrected transcript (typescript, 39 leaves) 
Subjects Slockee, Tom, 1946- -- Interviews.  |  Slockee, Muriel, 1950- -- Interviews.  |  Bomaderry Home for Aboriginal Children.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- New South Wales -- Treatment.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Government policy -- New South Wales.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- New South Wales -- Removal -- Personal narratives.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- New South Wales -- Child welfare -- Personal narratives.
Other authors/contributors Willis, Rob, 1944-, Interviewer  |  Slockee, Muriel, 1950-, Interviewee

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