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Mary Cox interviewed by Colleen Hattersley in the Bringing them home oral history project [sound recording]
Bib ID 738066
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Cox, Mary, 1926?-, Interviewee
 
Access Conditions Access open for research; written permission required for personal copies and public use. 
Description 2000 Nov. 23 
1 digital audio tape (ca. 20 min.) 
Series

Bringing them home oral history project.

Summary

Mary Cox, B. c.1926, Margaret River Station, W.A. Cox speaks about her early childhood with her family at Margaret River Station, W.A. At the age of 6, she was removed to Beagle Bay Catholic Mission where she grew up and later married. Cox describes the living conditions at the Mission. She also discusses her reunion with her family as an adult.

Notes

Recorded on Nov. 23, 2000 at Bobieding, W.A.

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Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary (1 p.) and uncorrected transcript (typescript, 15 leaves) 
Subjects Cox, Mary, 1926?- -- Interviews.  |  Beagle Bay Mission (W.A.)  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Missions -- Western Australia -- Beagle Bay.  |  Aboriginal Australians, Treatment of -- Western Australian -- Beagle Bay.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Western Australia -- Removal -- Personal narratives.  |  Children, Aboriginal Australian -- Institutional care -- Western Australia -- Beagle Bay.
Other authors/contributors Hattersley, Colleen, 1944-, Interviewer

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