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Marian Brown interviewed by Rod Lacey in the Bringing them home oral history project [sound recording]
Bib ID 950082
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Brown, Marian, 1952-, Interviewee
 
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Description 2001 
3 digital audio tapes (140 min.) 
Series

Bringing them home oral history project.

Summary

Brown speaks about emigrating with her family from Scotland to South Australia in 1965, and about her training and work as a social worker. She was employed by the South Australian Department of Community Welfare where she encountered Indigenous people who were coping with the consequences of separation, or whom she assisted to reunite with their families. She is currently employed as a TAFE teacher at Horsham and Ballarat.

Notes

Recorded on April 8 & 19, 2001 in Scarsdale and Ballarat, Vic.

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Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary (6 p.) and uncorrected transcript (typescript, 61 leaves) 
Subjects Brown, Marian, 1952- -- Interviews.  |  Social workers -- South Australia -- Interviews.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- South Australia -- Child welfare.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- South Australia -- Public welfare.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- South Australia -- Removal.  |  Families, Aboriginal Australian -- South Australia.  |  Aboriginal Australian child care services -- South Australia.  |  Davenport Aboriginal Reserve (S.A.)
Occupation Social workers.
Other authors/contributors Lacey, Roderic, 1932-, Interviewer

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