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Eva Boney and Dianne Hardy interviewed by Rob Willis in the Rob and Olya Willis folklore collection [sound recording]
Bib ID 4939804
Format AudioAudio, OnlineOnline [sound recording]
Author
Boney, Eva, 1947-, Interviewee
 
Online Access
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 2010 
1 sound file (ca. 60 min.) 
Series

Rob and Olya Willis folklore collection.

Technical Details

Mode of access: Internet via World Wide Web. 

Summary

Folkloric recording. Eva Boney is a Koori woman from Brewarrina, N.S.W. She was 'apprenticed out' on a western district farm and separated from her family. Eva talks about this separation and its impact on her; drugs and other issues within the Brewarrina community and the attempts to rectify the problems; her church activities and singing in a group known as the Bre Sisters.

Dianne Hardy is an Indigenous woman and life long resident of Brewarrina, N.S.W. She has had an interest in Gospel music and through her church pursued this genre. She is also interested in social conditions for the Indigenous people of Brewarrina. Dianne talks about her spiituality and the path that led her to the church.

Notes

Recorded by John Harpley.

Recorded on 19 June 2010 in Brewarrina, N.S.W.

Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary (2 p.) 
Subjects Boney, Eva, 1947- -- Interviews.  |  Hardy, Dianne, 1960- -- Interviews.  |  Apprenticeship programs -- New South Wales -- Brewarrina.  |  Aboriginal Australians, Treatment of.  |  Gospel music -- New South Wales -- Brewarrina.  |  Brewarrina (N.S.W.) -- Social conditions.
Other authors/contributors Hardy, Dianne, 1960-, Interviewee  |  Willis, Rob, 1944-, Interviewer

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ORAL TRC 6124/21
Copy: Recording
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ORAL TRC 6124/21 (summary)
Copy: Summary
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