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Records relating to the Forgotten Australians and Former Child Migrants oral history project. The records include papers, photographs, newspaper cuttings, newsletters, reports, meeting minutes, brochures and posters of former children in institutional care including Brian Tennant, Errol Gray, Russell Saffron, Jessi Turner Booth, Mick Snell, Angela Norman, Sue Henthorn, Vikki Savva, Patricia Carlson, Carl Beauchamp, Diana Mancuso, Lana Syed, Jean Pringle, Oliver Cosgrove, John Walsh, Hannalore Worrell, Peter Bent, Barbara Murray and Graham Lahiff.
Access conditions may apply to this collection, please refer to the collection's catalogue record for further information (http://nla.gov.au/nla.cat-vn6896439).
Copying and publishing of unpublished manuscript material is subject to copyright restrictions. For such material, written permission to publish must be obtained from the copyright holder(s). Copying of unpublished material for research purposes is permissible 50 years after the death of the creator of the material.
Items from this collection should be cited as 'Records of the Forgotten Australians and Former Child Migrants' National Library of Australia, MS 10115.
This consignment are records relating to the Forgotten Australians and Former Child Migrants oral history project. The records include papers, photographs, newspaper cuttings, newsletters, reports, meeting minutes, brochures and posters of former children in institutional care including Brian Tennant, Errol Gray, Russell Saffron, Jessi Turner Booth, Mick Snell, Angela Norman, Sue Henthorn, Vikki Savva, Patricia Carlson, Carl Beauchamp, Diana Mancuso, Lana Syed, Jean Pringle, Oliver Cosgrove and John Walsh.
22 page biographical story titled 'Two Ann's'.
Book titled 'The Day is Done'. Two references for Miss B Rowles from the Presbyterian Church of Australia. Letter in relation to a Miss Gennon. Correspondence with Una Kemp. Black and white photo taken at Indooroopilly. Manuscript titled 'Full many a flower'. Family photographs - 23 black and white photographs; 4 colour photographs from day of National Apology 16 Nov 2009. A progress report for Betsy Rowles dated 15 Dec 1939. Copy of Pride and Prejudice (pub 196?) with inscription dated Dec 1947.
Manuscript titled 'Full many a flower'. Copy of Pride and Prejudice (published 1946?) with inscription dated Dec 1947.
Valma's Story. As told to Trish Francese-Hunt. Written in March 2009
Includes personal CV; letters, writing titled 'Adolescence Amnesia'; writing - Part 1: Assessment of a proposal to create a performing arts centre within Hazelbrook Uniting church. Part 2: Hazelbrook Community Profile from a perspective of social justice historical and community analysis.
Data DVD (any content of recordable DVD-R)
Linda Drummond Hay
Part 1-Ward of the State, Part 2-Stowaway
Kodak Presevation Disc
Data CD (any content on recordable CD-R)
Walk in her boots
Newspaper cuttings; The Northcotian issues dated November 1949 and Autumn 1992.
Follow Faribridge The Founder issue range 1988-2011; and Northcote: Our Heritage by LM Clough.
Scrap book containing clippings and newspaper articles relating to experiences of care at Fairbridge.
Publications including Follow Fairbridge The Founder; The Fairbridge Family Chronicle; The Northcotian; A Brief History of the Lady Northcote Trust.
Regarding interivew for the Forgotten Australians and Former Child Migrants oral history project.
Contains biographical information.
Newspaper articles and newsletters.
Papers relating to Senate Inquiries, newspaper article.
2 DVDs, 1 flyer.
More information on DVD
Personal papers and letters, songs and music, autobiographical writings and accounts.
Newspaper article, personal papers and records, photocopied portraits.
Includes story titled 'Let No Man Write My Epitaph. The Life Story of Joe Shaw 1930- '. By Joe Shaw - as at Nov 2007. (45p). Story - 'The incredible life of Joe Shaw' circa 2003. (5p)
Includes DVD labelled - Child Migrant's Memorial (Malta) March 2, 2008 holds footage from Waltzing Matilda program 2008 and news footage; includes interview with David Plowman. Some footage spoken in Maltese. DVD labelled - Child Migrants Speech Fremantle holds footage relating to memorial to the Child Migrants in Perth WA; includes interview with David Plowman. DVD labelled - Child Migrants Speech Fremantle 2. Two photocopies of 'Journal of Maltese History. Volume 2 Number 1, 2010. ISSN 2077-4338
Papers relating to the erection of the SA Memorial to the Forgotten Australians, newspaper articles, card.
Victorian Enquiry into Chid Care Services report, document 'Introduction to work in the Children's Homes Section'.
Personal papers and letters; newspaper articles and newsletters.
CD of songs.
Includes 13 page biographical story commencing with the line: 'I was sent to Australia in 1953, as an unwanted child by my home country England, .... ' Also, 8 page biographical writings about time in care titled 'Q13 Abuse'.
Personal papers and records, photograph, discussion papers and submissions.
Photos and CDs; personal papers and records; newspaper articles.
More information on CD
Papers, personal records and files.
There are published versions held in the General Collection at NLq2013-1877 and Nq2010-1745
Poem titled 'Mother Dear' copyright May 2010.
Includes biographical writing titled 'Carl Beauchamp's story'; additional story titled 'Carl Beauchamp Early Memories'.
Copies of photographs. Poems and personal accounts of experiences in care. Letters written to government regarding children in care.
Newpaper cuttings and photocopies ; photocopies of postcards from Dr Barnardos circa 1892.
Newsletters, annual reports, bulletins, copies of photos, poster, glove.
Published monographs, meeting minutes, newsletters, conference handouts.
Published monographs, bulletins, newsletters, photos, annual reports, studies.
Government studies and releases, arts, photos, published monographs, DVDs.
Newsletters, meeting minutes, brochures, information packs, invitations.
Information packs, brochures, newsletters, art, commemorative mug, posters.
Posters, framed apology from PM.
Includes bound book of images and memorabilia titled Things as They Were. Sixty-second annual report, 1950, Methodist Homes for Children. Personal photographs.
Personal papers, correspondence, CD of images.
Scanned by C Choo
Prodisc Australia CD-R74 Audio Master Gold
This consignment contains personal papers and letters by John Walsh relating to his experiences as a child in institutional care. This material was collected as part of the National Library's Forgotten Australians and Former Child Migrants oral history project.
Reflections and photographs
Photographs of St Joseph's home
Sentancing remarks for John George Charles Hill