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Cecil Nielson Collection - Aborigines of the Northern Territory Community [Department of the Interior, 1972]

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Collection number 14-009
Collection title Cecil Nielson Collection - Aborigines of the Northern Territory Community [Department of the Interior, 1972]
Date range (approx.) 1972
Shelf meters (approx.) 0.002
Scope and contents Pamphlet produced by the Department of the Interior, relating the experiences of seven "fullblood Australian Aborigines facing the multitudinous problems of social advancement and cultural change being experienced at present by their people in the Northern Territory" [excerpt from Introduction]. It focuses on each individual's working life.
Physical description Softback pamphlet, 15 cm x 21 cm, incl. black and white photos
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 Advancement policy
Cultural change
Names (person) Teddy Cooper
Lazarus Lamilami
Mangiwa Mandjiridju
Mirian Midaring
Cecil Nielson
Harold Ulamari
Gus Williams
Bobby Wunyimarra
Names (organisation) Department of the Interior
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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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