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Cecil Nielson Collection – The History of the Yirrkala School. Yolnu Thinking about Education in the Laynha and Yirrkala Areas

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Collection number 14-009
Collection title Cecil Nielson Collection – The History of the Yirrkala School. Yolnu Thinking about Education in the Laynha and Yirrkala Areas
Date range (approx.) 1990
Shelf meters (approx.) 0.003
Scope and contents Paper presented at the AIATSIS 1990 Conference "Remote Aboriginal Community Futures", Townsville, Qld., 14th July, 1990. By Raymattja Marika-Munungiritj, Banbapuy Maymuru, Multhara Munungurr, Badanthun Munyarryun, Gandalal Nurruwutthun and Yalmay Yunupinu.  Printed by Yirrkala Literature Production Centre 1990
Physical description Bound A4 pages
Language English
Language code eng
Collection created by Cecil Nielson
Biographical history Ms Nielson lived in the NT from 1965 until her retirement in 2004. She worked in Aboriginal and bilingual (ESL) education, outstation (remote) and post-primary education, curriculum and assessment and multicultural education.
Provenance Donated by Ms Nielson
Subjects Curriculum development
Indigenous education
Yolnu education
Names (person) Raymattja Marika-Munungiritj
Banbapuy Maymuru
Multhara Munungurr
Badanthun Munyarryun
Cecil Nielson
Gandalal Nurruwutthun
Yalmay Yunupinu
Names (organisation) Yirrkala Community School
Yirrkala Community School Action Group
Places Laynha Region
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Item list available? n/a
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Related material Please see box list for other items in the Cecil Nielson Collection (link below)
Location Arafura Research Archive. Please contact the Archivist on (08) 8946 7794 or at for more information.
Institution Charles Darwin University, Darwin
Open access Yes
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