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Murray Harrison Murray Harrison i(8962681 works by)
Born: Established: 1938 Dimboola, Nhill - Dimboola - Albacutya area, North West Victoria, Victoria, ;
Gender: Male
Heritage: Aboriginal ; Aboriginal Wotjobaluk / Wergaia ; Aboriginal Yorta Yorta / Yota Yota
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1 form Murray Harrison Murray Harrison , 2007 single work film/TV oral history
— Appears in: Stolen Generations' Testimonies 2007;

'...And when he got there he said ‘Right you, you and you’ which was myself and two sisters, ‘you’re coming.’ Because possibly we were lighter skinned than the others. He said ‘Righto you, you and you.’ And away we went. Went to the Bruthen courthouse and the fellow that was there said ‘Who are you?’ We said ‘We’re the Harrisons.’ He looked at his piece of paper and he said ‘No, I don’t think that’s a name here. But anyway it doesn’t matter.’ Put his pen through the other name and just wrote Harrisons over it and said ‘Righto, you lot are gone.’...' (Transcribed from the Stolen Generations' Testimonies website)

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