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Potch and colour / by Katharine Susannah Prichard
Bib ID 745940
Format BookBook
Author
Prichard, Katharine Susannah, 1883-1969
 
Description Sydney : Angus and Robertson, 1944 
177 p. ; 19 cm. 
Summary

Collection of short stories set in the Western Australian goldfields and wheat belt, most with Aborigianl characters ; includes "Flight" describing the forced removal of Aboriginal children from their families ; and "Marlene" exploring race relations between Europeans and Aboriginal fringe dwellers.

Notes

Library's Whelan copy inscribed and signed by the author.

Subjects Race relations - Attitudes.  |  Occupations - Miners.  |  Race relations - Representation - Literature.  |  Social identity - Mixed descent.  |  Occupations - Pastoral industry workers - Drovers / Stockmen.  |  Occupations - Domestic servants.  |  Child welfare - Child / parent separation.  |  Law enforcement - Police conduct and attitudes.  |  Literature and stories - Fiction - Life writing.  |  Literature and stories - Non indigenous - Fiction.  |  Wyndham (WA East Kimberley SD52-14)  |  Coolgardie (SE WA Goldfields SH51-09)  |  Western Australia (WA)

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