National Library of Australia

 Summer Opening Hours:

Our opening hours will be changing between Tuesday 24 December 2019 and Wednesday 1 January 2020.

All reading rooms will be closed from Christmas Day, reopening on 2 January. But you’ll still be able to visit our Exhibition Galleries, our children’s holiday space, WordPlay, and Bookshop from 9am-5pm (except on Christmas Day).Bookplate café will also be open during this period, but with varied hours.

Be sure to check our Summer Opening Hours before you visit: https://www.nla.gov.au/visit-us/opening-hours

You must be logged in to Tag Records
Kasper and Anne Scheppers interviewed by Gordon Briscoe in Gordon Briscoe collection [sound recording]
Bib ID 2075384
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Scheppers, Kasper, Interviewee
 
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 1990 May 15 
2 tape reels (ca. 67 min.) : 7 1/2 ips., mono. ; 7 in. 
Series

Gordon Briscoe collection.

Summary

Mr Scheppers talks of his appointment to Indulkana; his first impression of the aboriginal camps; his relations with the aboriginal people; the homestead at Granite Downs; living conditions of the aborigines; Everard Park; relationship between the aborigines and the pastoralists; Amata in the early 1970s; Mrs Scheppers talks of her early impressions of Marree; the differences between the aboriginal and European living conditions; the people she knew; her relationships with the people; the aborigine's problems; treatment of aborigines; the missionaries' relationships with the people; Mr Scheppers talks of the renovation of the tin shacks at Marree; schooling available to aborigines.

Notes

Recorded at his home in Adelaide, South Australia.

Digital master available National Library of Australia

Subjects Scheppers, Kasper -- Interviews.  |  Scheppers, Anne -- Interviews.  |  Missions -- South Australia -- Indulkana.  |  Social workers -- South Australia -- Interviews.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- South Australia -- Amata.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Australia, Central -- Social conditions.  |  Teachers -- South Australia -- Interviews.
Other authors/contributors Scheppers, Anne, Interviewee  |  Briscoe, Gordon, 1938-, Interviewer

Online

    In the Library

    Request this item to view in the Library's reading rooms using your library card. To learn more about how to request items watch this short online video Help Video.

    Details Collect From
    ORAL TRC 2603/13
    Copy: Recording
    Special Collections Reading Room

    Order a copy

    - Copyright or permission restrictions may apply. We will contact you if necessary.

    Help Video To learn more about Copies Direct watch this short online video Help Video.
    close Can I borrow items from the Library?

    You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

    You can view this on the NLA website.

    close What can I get online?

    You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

    You can view this on the NLA website.

    close Can I get copies of items from the Library?

    You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

    You can view this on the NLA website.

    Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Flags
    Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander and other First Nations people are advised that this catalogue contains names, recordings and images of deceased people and other content that may be culturally sensitive. Please also be aware that you may see certain words or descriptions in this catalogue which reflect the author’s attitude or that of the period in which the item was created and may now be considered offensive.