Episode number 2 of Series “Women of the sun (A)”.
Part Two of a series which presents events that occurred to four different aboriginal women at different periods in time. This episode examines the life of Maydina and her daughter on a church mission run by a self-appointed guardian at the turn of the century. Follows her struggle to return to a tribal existence and her efforts to prevent her daughter being taken away from her by the mission guardian.
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Aboriginal Australia → Aboriginal Australians - Removal
History → Aboriginal Australians - History
Television → Television series
Television → Television series → Television series - Australia
VHS; Access Print (Section 1)
MOV file ProRes4444; Digital Preservation Master - overscan
MOV file ProRes4444; Digital Preservation Master - presentation
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MPEG-4 Digital File; ACMI Digital Access Copy - presentation