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Main Title: Bonegilla's beginnings / Ann Tundern-Smith. Book Cover
Author: Tundern-Smith, Ann, 1948-
Imprint: Wagga Wagga, N.S.W. : Triple D Books, 2007.
Collation: 136 p. : ill., plans, portraits, bib., index, pbk ; 25 cm.
Summary: "The history of Bonegilla near Albury - initially a pastoral run, then a grazing property, then, after World War II a migrant transit centre. Arthur Calwell, Australia's first Minister for Immigration, changed Bonegilla in 1947 and made it the first Australian home for 320,000 migrants, mostly from war-ravished Europe."--Provided by publisher.
Subject: Bonegilla Migrant Camp and Reception Centre (Vic.)
Immigrants and immigration
Refugees
Migrant reception centres
General histories
Bonegilla (Vic.)
ISBN: 9780980314762 (pbk.)
Notes:
Includes index.
Result Collection Location Shelf No Status Notes
Non-Fiction Main Library 994.55 BONE TUN Available