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Vincent Bear interviewed by Colleen Hattersley in the Bringing them home oral history project [sound recording]
Bib ID 2269812
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Bear, Vincent, 1948-, Interviewee
 
Access Conditions Access open for research; written permission required for personal copies and public use. 
Description 2000 Aug. 18 
2 digital audio tapes (ca. 62 min.) 
Series

Bringing them home oral history project.

Summary

Vince Bear, born 1948, Derby, W.A. Bear speaks about his family background and early childhood. When he reached school age, he was removed to the Amy Bethel United Aborigines Mission Hostel in Derby, W.A., returning home during school holidays. He describes the living conditions at the Hostel and in Derby. Bear also discusses his working life and his art.

Notes

Recorded on Aug. 18, 2000 in Derby, W.A.

Digital master available National Library of Australia;

Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary (11 p.) and uncorrected transcript (typescript, 22 leaves) 
Subjects Bear, Vincent, 1948- -- Interviews.  |  Derby Hostel (W.A.)  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Western Australia -- Child welfare.  |  Children, Aboriginal Australian -- Care -- Western Australia.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Western Australia -- Ethnic identity.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Western Australia -- Education.  |  Children, Aboriginal Australian -- Institutional care -- Western Australia.
Other authors/contributors Hattersley, Colleen, 1944-, Interviewer

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