• Oral History

Cedric Jacobs interviewed by W. John E. Bannister in the Bringing them home oral history project (1999)

Publication Resource Details

  • Publication Date

    5 November 1999

  • Publisher

    National Library of Australia

  • URL

  • Description

    In this interview, Cedric Jacobs speaks about his childhood with his parents until the age of 9 when he and his two brothers were removed to Mogumber Methodist Mission in Western Australia. He describes the living conditions at Mogumber and discusses the effects of removal on himself and on other removed children. Jacobs also talks about becoming a Methodist minister and his work as an elected ATSIC councillor, and expresses his views on land rights and the Stolen Generation.

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