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Myths & Memories : Bomaderry Children's Home 1908-2008 / written by Bill Hipkin
Bib ID 4499058
Format BookBook
Author
Hipkin, Bill
 
Description Kedron, Qld. : Bill Hipkin, 2008 
115 p. : ill. (some col.), facsim., ports. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 9780646496078
Summary

In 1908 Bomaderry Home was opened admitting a baby and an orphan family of seven children. Miss Thompson, a missionary, looked after the children. Mr Colebrook, editor of Bonaderry Missions Paper, provided a three-roomed cottage on 22 acres of land.

Subjects Bomaderry Children's Home (N.S.W.) -- History.  |  United Aborigines Mission.  |  Children, Aboriginal Australian -- Institutional care -- New South Wales -- Bomaderry.  |  Child welfare - Children's homes.  |  Children - Care and nurturing.  |  Religions - Christianity - Missions.  |  Child welfare - Child / parent separation - Stolen generations.  |  Religions - Christianity - Church and mission buildings.  |  Recreation - Play - Children.  |  History - Biographies - Indigenous.  |  Bomaderry (NSW S Coast SI56-09)
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