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Riverconnect, Aboriginal oral history : the cultural landscape of the 'flat' Shepparton Mooroopna / Lois Peeler and Elders of the Yorta Yorta people
Bib ID 4473969
Format BookBook
Author
Peeler, Lois, 1944-
 
Edition 1st ed. 
Description Shepparton, Vic. : Greater Shepparton City Council, 2008 
x, 60 p. : ill., map, ports. ; 30 cm. 
ISBN 9780958175227
Summary

History of the Yorta Yorta people in the Shepparton and Mooroopna region of Victoria, including a life on Cummeragunja Mission and the 'Walk Off' from the mission in 1939; memories of life on the banks of the Goulburn Riverfrom the late 1930s onwards, social life, concerts, church, choir, sport, school, political activity, intercommunity relations and Native Title; the 'Flats' and Daish's Paddock.

Notes

Bibliography: p. 59.

Issued also on CD-ROM.

Subjects Cummeragunga (Mission) -- History.  |  Yorta Yorta (Australian people) -- History.  |  Yorta Yorta (Australian people) -- Victoria -- Cummeragunga.  |  Yorta Yorta (Australian people) -- Victoria -- Shepparton.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Victoria -- Social life and customs.  |  Missions -- Victoria -- Cummeragunga.  |  Music - Musicians - Choirs.  |  History - Oral history.  |  Sport.  |  Race relations.  |  Education.  |  Religions - Christianity - Missions.  |  Social organisation.  |  Occupations.  |  Dance.  |  Native title - Claims.  |  Family.  |  Socioeconomic conditions - Living conditions.  |  Politics and Government - Political action.  |  Religions - Christianity.  |  Music.  |  Performing arts - Performance and performance practice.  |  Yorta Yorta / Yota Yota people (D2) (NSW SI55-13)  |  Shepparton Region (Vic.) -- History.  |  Cummeragunja (SW NSW SJ55-01)  |  Shepparton / Mooroopna / Rumbalara (N Vic SJ55-01)
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