Lousy Little Sixpence: 'Pretty frocks' – NFSA Digital Restoration

Title:
Lousy Little Sixpence: 'Pretty frocks' – NFSA Digital Restoration
NFSA ID
9408
Year
1983
Warnings
WARNING: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander viewers are advised that the following program may contain images and/or audio of deceased persons
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This is a clip from the NFSA Restores digital restoration of Lousy Little Sixpence (Alec Morgan and Gerry Bostock, Australia, 1983).

Flo Caldwell, born in 1910, from Ulgundarhi Reserve and Violet Shea, born in 1912, talk of their experience of schooling on the reserve and being selected by the Protection Board inspector for cheap labour. Summary by Romaine Moreton.

You can stream Lousy Little Sixpence in full as part of the Buwindja collection on NFSA Player.

 

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