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

<< Previous record  /  Next record >>
Record 14 of 15
You must be logged in to Tag Records
Alan West interviewed by Gordon Dowell in the Bringing them home oral history project [sound recording]
Bib ID 333545
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
West, Alan (Alan Lindsay), 1929-, Interviewee
 
Access Conditions Access closed until Dec. 2015. 
Description 1999 
3 digital audio tapes (160 min.) 
Series

Bringing them home oral history project.

Notes

Recorded on Nov. 8, 1999 in Mitcham, Vic.

Digital master available National Library of Australia;

Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary (3 p.) and corrected transcript (typescript, 36 leaves) 
Subjects West, Alan (Alan Lindsay), 1929- -- Interviews.  |  Victoria. Aborigines Welfare Board.  |  Lake Tyers Aboriginal Settlement, Victoria.  |  National Museum of Victoria.  |  Roelands Native Mission (W.A.)  |  Western Australia. Department of Native Affairs.  |  Anthropologists -- Australia -- Interviews.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Western Australia -- Removal.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Removal.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Government policy -- Western Australia.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Government policy -- Victoria.  |  Children, Aboriginal Australian -- Institutional care -- Western Australia.  |  Aboriginal Australians, Treatment of -- Victoria.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Western Australia -- Child welfare -- Personal narratives.
Other authors/contributors Dowell, Gordon Charles, 1945-, 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 5000/66 (transcript)
    Copy: Transcript
    Special Collections Reading Room -
    ORAL TRC 5000/66 (summary)
    Copy: Summary
    Special Collections Reading Room -
    ORAL TRC 5000/66
    Copy: Recording
    Special Collections Reading Room - Conditions apply -

    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.