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Annie Mullins interviewed by Lyn McLeavy in the Bringing them home oral history project [sound recording]
Bib ID 2551190
Format AudioAudio, OnlineOnline [sound recording]
Author
Mullins, Annie, 1926?-2009, Interviewee
 
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Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 2000 
2 digital audio tapes (96 min.) 
Series

Bringing them home oral history project

Summary

Mullins speaks about being removed with her siblings when she was around the age of 6 and placed at Doomadgee Mission, Qld. She describes conditions at the Mission. In 1947, she married Bill Mullins who had also been brought to Doomadgee as a child. Their own children were also removed, when they were sent away to work on cattle stations. Mullins describes the working and living conditions for Aboriginal people on cattle stations.

Notes

Recorded on Sept. 30, 2000 in Cairns, Qld.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-218439279

Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary (3 p.) and corrected transcript (typescript, 44 leaves) 
Subjects Mullins, Annie, 1926?-2009 -- Interviews.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Missions -- Queensland -- Doomadgee.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Queensland -- Removal -- Personal narratives.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Queensland -- Doomadgee -- Treatment.  |  Children, Aboriginal Australian -- Institutional care -- Queensland -- Doomadgee.  |  Doomadgee Mission Station (Qld.)
Other authors/contributors McLeavy, Lyn, 1948-, Interviewer

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ORAL TRC 5000/280
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ORAL TRC 5000/280 (transcript)
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ORAL TRC 5000/280 (summary)
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