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The chairman : the story of Garnett Ian Wilson OAM / as told to Anne Bartlett
Bib ID 3289572
Format BookBook
Author
Wilson, Garnett Ian, 1928-
 
Description Melbourne : Australian Scholarly Pub., c2004 
xi, 257 p., [8] pages of plates : ill. ; 21 cm. 
ISBN 1740970489
Summary

Aubobiography of Ngarrindjeri elder Garnett Wilson; family history; early life including accident at age twelve which lead to permanent disability; working life, health, culture and faith; discusses South Australian Aboriginal Lands Trust, National Aboriginal Conference, the South Australian Aboriginal Heritage Committee and other organisations with which he was involved, some of which he chaired; Aboriginal land in South Australia, the Anangu Pitjantjatjara, Maralinga Tjarutja and the Lands Trust; discusses the future and issues such as reconciliation, ATSIC, a Treaty, politics, attitudes.

Subjects Wilson, Garnett Ian, 1928-  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Biography.  |  Ngarrindjeri / Narrinjeri people (S69) (SA SI54-13)  |  Land rights.  |  Economic sectors - Agriculture and horticulture - Pastoral industry - Sheep and wool.  |  Settlement and contacts - Government settlements, reserves.  |  Government policy - Commonwealth.  |  Government policy - State and territory - South Australia.  |  History - Biographies - Indigenous - Autobiographies.  |  Race relations - Racism - Stereotyping.  |  Raukkan / Point McLeay (SE SA SI54-13)  |  Kangaroo Island (SE SA SI53-16)  |  South Australia (SA)  |  Australia.
Other authors/contributors Bartlett, Anne, 1951-
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Story of Garnett Ian Wilson OAM as told to Anne Bartlett

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