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Michael Adams interviewed by Lyn McLeavy in the Bringing them home oral history project [sound recording]
Bib ID 719354
Format AudioAudio, OnlineOnline [sound recording]
Author
Adams, Michael, 1934-, Interviewee
 
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Description 2000 
2 digital audio tapes (80 min.) 
Series

Bringing them home oral history project.

Summary

Michael Adams, born 1934, Chelsea, London, England. Adams speaks about his early life in London. In 1974, he migrated to Australia, working as a school welfare officer at Brooks High School in Launceston, Tas. He discusses the special needs of Aboriginal students and the difficulties faced by all children from poor families.

Notes

Recorded on June 12, 2000 at Swan Bay, Tas.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-218360871

Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary (3 p.) and uncorrected transcript (typescript, 35 leaves) 
Subjects Adams, Michael, 1934- -- Interviews.  |  Special education teachers -- Tasmania -- Interviews.  |  Special education -- Tasmania.  |  Aboriginal Australian students -- Social conditions -- Tasmania.  |  Student counselors -- Tasmania -- Interviews.  |  Aboriginal Australian students -- Tasmania -- Attitudes.  |  Aboriginal Australian students -- Services for -- Tasmania.
Other authors/contributors McLeavy, Lyn, 1948-, Interviewer

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ORAL TRC 5000/209
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ORAL TRC 5000/209 (transcript)
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ORAL TRC 5000/209 (summary)
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