The Resource Federal grant to McLeods Mob

Federal grant to McLeods Mob

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Federal grant to McLeods Mob
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Federal grant to McLeods Mob
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Summary
Group of about 300 formed in 1946 by Aborigines leaving stations in Pilbara Desert area, led by Mr. Donald McLeod, a white man; grant allocated through Australian Nomads Research Foundation to pay for groups property Strelley, near Port Hedland; other purposes also mentioned; Federal grant to Yarrabah Aboriginal Community for a school bus; Mr. Bryant also stated that he wil seek authority to assume control of Palm Island from Federal Cabinet, if discussions with Queensland authorities unproductive; concerned about lack of Aboriginal control over own affairs, especially land rights; need for close relationship between Government and Aborigines and Islanders
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  • Bryant, Gordon
  • McLeod, D. W.
  • Pindan Pty. Ltd
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Federal grant to McLeods Mob
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Publication
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M0055990
System control number
0080015
Label
Federal grant to McLeods Mob
Publication
Control code
M0055990
System control number
0080015

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