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Mission, Swan Reach
Title : Mission, Swan Reach Mission, Swan Reach
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Date of creation : ca. 1944
Format : Photograph
Dimensions : 85 x 60 mm
Contributor : State Library of South Australia
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This item is reproduced with kind permission from Gerard Reserve Council Inc. It may be printed or saved for personal research or study.

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Description :

Leaving the Mission for a new location at Gerard.

Related names :

Gerard Mission

Coverage year : 1944
Region : Riverland and Murraylands
Further reading :

Anderson, Sue, Hemming, Steve and Hunter, Richard. Swan Reach Mission: archaeology, history and anthropology. Adelaide, SA : South Australian Department for the Environment, Heritage and Aboriginal Affairs, 1999.

FitzGerald, Paul. A study of the Gerard Aboriginal Reserve Community. B.A. (Hons) Thesis, University of Adelaide, 1971.

God cares for the Aborigines, issued by the United Aborigines' Mission (S.A.), Adelaide : The Mission, [1946]

Life on Swan Reach Mission, 1925-1956 (sound recordings). A series of six recordings with Aboriginal women and men who grew up on the Swan Reach Mission. Interviewers: Sue Anderson, Carolyn Blanks and Rhondda Harriss. 1996. OH 358.

Oral History Association of Australia Journal. no.19, 1997, pp. 45-48. Anderson, Sue, Rigney, Agnes and Hunter, Richard. 'Mission life unearthed: an Aboriginal perspective on Swan Reach.'

Survival in our own land: 'Aboriginal' experiences in 'South Australia' since 1836 told by Nungas and others ; edited and researched by Christobel Mattingley, co-edited by Ken Hampton. Adelaide: ALDAA in association with Hodder & Stoughton, 1988



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