Some interviews from the Bringing Them Home Oral History Project are available to listen to online in cases where interviewees have given their permission for this to happen. Other recordings and transcripts of interviews are available to in the Library. A number of interviews are subject to restricted access. For further information, please contact the National Library.
The Bringing Them Home Oral History project collection comprises 736 digital audio recordings. Many of these have been transcribed or summarized. Some interviews are available to listen to online. The project was funded by the Commonwealth Government as a result of recommendations made by the 1997 National Inquiry into the Separation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children from their families. It also included interviews with people involved in the process such as welfare officers, police officers, missionaries and institutional staff. The interviews were recorded between 1998 and 2002. They relate to missions and institutions across Australia.
We do not currently have any records linked to this organisation, but records may exist. The Find & Connect Support Service can help people who lived in orphanages and children's institutions look for their records.
We do not currently have any photographs linked to this entry. If you know of any additional photographs, please contact us.
The Find & Connect Support Service can help people who lived in orphanages and children's institutions look for their records.
14 August 2017
Cite this: http://www.findandconnect.gov.au/guide/nt/YE00162
First published by the Find & Connect Web Resource Project for the Commonwealth of Australia, 2011
Except where otherwise noted, content on this site is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License