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South Australia - Archival Series

Aboriginal Children sent from Croker Island to Southern institutions (1905? - 1976?)


Manila folder with plastic sleeves containing loose paper documents and letters relating to transfers of children from the Northern Territory, particularly Croker Island. The Methodist Church homes were run by the Adelaide Central Methodist Mission, now known as Uniting Communities. Records are held at the Uniting Communities.


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All personal information held by Uniting Communities is accessible upon request and is only limited in special circumstances. Proof of identity is required. Information affecting the privacy of others will be deleted from copies of documents made accessible. Contact Uniting Communities for further information.

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Sources used to compile this entry: George, Karen, Finding your own way, Nunkuwarrin Yunti of South Australia Inc., 2005,

Prepared by: Karen George and Gary George