• Oral History

Barrie Dexter and Judith Dexter interviewed by Steven Guth in the Bringing them home oral history project (1999)

Publication Resource Details

  • Publication Date

    24 March 1999

  • Publisher

    National Library of Australia

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  • Description

    In this interview, Barrie Dexter discusses his work as the Director of the Office of Aboriginal Affairs from 1967 to1972, and then was the first Secretary of the Department of Aboriginal Affairs (DAA) from 1973 to 1976. He talks about the activities of the Council for Aboriginal Affairs, the establishment and operations of the DAA, and the empowerment of Aboriginal people.

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