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The Resource My side of the bridge : the life story of Veronica Brodie, as told to Mary-Anne Gale

My side of the bridge : the life story of Veronica Brodie, as told to Mary-Anne Gale

Label
My side of the bridge : the life story of Veronica Brodie
Title
My side of the bridge
Title remainder
the life story of Veronica Brodie
Statement of responsibility
as told to Mary-Anne Gale
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Autobiography of Veronica Brodie; Kaurna heritage; childhood at Raukkan Mission and family, friends and elders; holidays on the Coorong; school in Adelaide living at Tanderra Girls' Home; living under the Aborigines Protection Board system and fighting the Board; work, marriage and family life; recovery from alcoholism and subsequent work with alcoholics and drug addicts, other community work and a visit to India; Hindmarsh Island Bridge affair; views on the Stolen Generations and on reconciliation
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
SSLP
Citation source
ABI. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Biographical Index
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-2007
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brodie, Veronica Patricia
Dewey number
305.899915
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gale, Mary-Anne
  • Wakefield Press
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brodie, Veronica Patricia
  • Aboriginal Sobriety Group (S.A.)
  • Women, Aboriginal Australian
  • Narrinyeri (Australian people)
Label
My side of the bridge : the life story of Veronica Brodie, as told to Mary-Anne Gale
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000022964083
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
x, 189 p., [16] p. of plates
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 donated by Lindsay Cleland
Isbn
9781862545571
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Label
My side of the bridge : the life story of Veronica Brodie, as told to Mary-Anne Gale
Publication
Control code
000022964083
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
x, 189 p., [16] p. of plates
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 donated by Lindsay Cleland
Isbn
9781862545571
Other physical details
ill., ports.

Library Locations

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