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Kathleen Mack interviewed by John Bannister in the Bringing them home oral history project [sound recording]
Bib ID 2258809
Format AudioAudio, OnlineOnline [sound recording]
Author
Mack, Kathleen, 1906-2004, Interviewee
 
Online Versions
Access Conditions Access open for research and personal copies; written permission of family required for public use. 
Description 2001 
5 digital audio tapes (280 min.) 
Series

Bringing them home oral history project.

Summary

Kathleen Mack, born 1906 Norseman, W.A. Mack speaks about her work as a children's nurse at Parkerville Children's Home, W.A from 1930 to 1932; Sister Kate's Children's Home from 1935 to 1941; Greenbushes from 1941 to 1945; Mount Margaret United Aborigines Mission from 1945 to 1948; and Warburton Ranges United Aborigines Mission from 1948 to 1955. Mack also discusses Sister Kate Clutterbuck and A.O. Neville, the Chief Protector of Aborigines from 1915 to 1940.

Notes

Recorded on Jan. 16-18, 2001 in Esperance, W.A.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-218367374

Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary (5 p.) and corrected transcript (typescript, 96 leaves) 
Subjects Mack, Kathleen, 1906-2004 -- Interviews.  |  Sister Kate's Child & Family Services.  |  Mount Margaret Mission (W.A.)  |  Parkerville Children's Home.  |  Warburton Ranges Mission (W.A.)  |  Nurses -- Western Australia -- Interviews.  |  Children, Aboriginal Australian -- Institutional care -- Western Australia.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Missions -- Western Australia.  |  Orphanages -- Western Australia.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Cultural assimilation -- Government policy -- Western Australia.
Other authors/contributors Bannister, John (William John Egerton), 1967-, Interviewer

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ORAL TRC 5000/215 (summary)
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