Val Bryant single work   biography  
Issue Details: First known date: 1980 1980
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'A short biography about Val Bryant who founded Benelong's Haven, a rehabilitation centre for Aboriginal alcoholics in Sydney, in 1974, and ran it virtually single handed for six months before the Government gave her a grant.' (Source: page 15)

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  • Includes portrait of Val Bryant.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

  • Appears in:
    y Some Aboriginal Women Pathfinders : Their difficulties and their achievements Some Aboriginal Women Pathfinders Margaret J. Beeson , Adelaide : W.C.T.U. , 1980 Z1470148 1980 anthology biography

    The author writes 'about some of the Aboriginal women who have battled against prejudice and discrimination, against apathy of Christian people, and against disregard by governments; and who have, by corage and determination, made an honorable place for themselves in the ommunity. The W.C.T.U. of Australia accords to them the respect and commendation which are their due.' (Source: page 6)

    Adelaide : W.C.T.U. , 1980
    pg. 14-20
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