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Issue Details: First known date: 1917... 1917 A Plea for The Australian Aborigines
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'The Australian Aborigine is not generally credited with the possession of much intelligence... I want to try to remove the idea that the Aboriginal is incapable of being education by giving a few instances...' (P.S.A. 1932:24)


  • Please be aware that this work contains words, terms or descriptions which may be culturally sensitive and are considered inappropriate today, but which reflect the period in which it was written.
  • Includes portraits of David Unaipon and Douglas Grant.

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    y separately published work icon The Sydney Mail 11 July 1917 Z1921627 1917 newspaper issue 1917 pg. 26
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