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Western Australia - Organisation

Australian Aborigines' Evangelical Mission (1949 - 1980s)

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The Australian Aborigines' Evangelical Mission (AAEM) was established in Sydney in 1947. The AAEM ran a number of Aboriginal missions and hostels in Western Australia between 1949 and the 1980s. The recent history of the AAEM, and the location of any records, is unknown.

Related Organisations

  • Australian Aborigines' Mission (1908 - 1929)

    The Australian Aborigines' Evangelical Mission's inaugural President was EJ Telfer, who had previously established the Australian Aborigines' Mission in Western Australia in 1908.


Online Resources

Sources used to compile this entry: 'Items of news: New Native Mission', Kalgoorlie Miner, 26 May 1949, p. 4,; 'Missionary to Natives', Barrier Miner, 6 May 1949, p. 5,

Prepared by: Debra Rosser