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From Colonisation to My Generation: An Aboriginal Historian's Family History Research from Past to Present

Bostock-Smith, Shauna


I am an Aboriginal historian, and this thesis is a narrative of my personal research journey. Figuratively speaking, I travelled into the past as a genealogist and traced my four Aboriginal grandparents' family lines to as far back as I could go in the written historic record, which was just after the settlement of northern New South Wales. But it was the historian who slowly returned from the past to the present, unearthing interesting, turbulent and surprising histories to be placed within...[Show more]

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Date published: 2021
Type: Thesis (PhD)
DOI: 10.25911/SN7Q-GA97


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