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Faith Thomas interviewed by Gordon Briscoe in Gordon Briscoe collection [sound recording]
Bib ID 553132
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Thomas, Faith, 1933-, Interviewee
 
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 1990 Mar. 20 
1 tape reel (ca. 34 min.) : 7 1/2 ips., mono. ; 7 in. 
Series

Gordon Briscoe collection.

Summary

Miss Thomas talks of her return to Nepabunna for a week after being taken away from them as a baby; her first impression of tribal Aboriginal people ; her experiences staying at Nepabunna mission and visiting her family's camp; her relationship with her family; her family's reaction to her and hers to them; the relations between the missionaries and the Aboriginal people; her memories of camp life.

Notes

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are advised that this recording may contain names and voices of deceased persons.

Recorded on 20 March 1990 at Quorn, South Australia.

Digital master available National Library of Australia ;

Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary and uncorrected transcript (typescript, 25 leaves) available. 
Subjects Thomas, Faith, 1933- -- Interviews.  |  Women, Aboriginal Australian -- South Australia -- Interviews.  |  Missions -- South Australia -- Nepabunna.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Australia, Central -- Biography.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Australia, Central -- Social conditions.
Other authors/contributors Briscoe, Gordon, 1938-, Interviewer

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