The Resource Australia Story : bridge over Myall Creek, (online streaming)

Australia Story : bridge over Myall Creek, (online streaming)

Label
Australia Story : bridge over Myall Creek
Title
Australia Story
Title remainder
bridge over Myall Creek
Title variation
Bridge over Myall Creek
Contributor
Producer
Researcher
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Reconciliation has become a hot political topic, but this Australian Story is about ordinary people putting the word into meaningful action in exceptional circumstances. On Sunday June 10 1838 at Myall Creek in Northern NSW, 28 Aborigines, men, women and children of the Wirrayaraay people were killed by a mob of white stockmen. What makes the Myall Creek massacre unique is that it subsequently became the first occasion when whites were charged and convicted of murdering blacks. It took two trials and a series of sensational events but eventually seven men hanged for the murder of an Aboriginal boy called Charley. 162 years later, as part of a Uniting Church reconciliation program, a permanent memorial was set up at Myall Creek. Not long before the dedication of the memorial, a retired white woman came forward and asked to see Sue Blacklock, a direct descendant of a boy who escaped the massacre. She was Beulah Adams, the wife of a country schoolteacher, and she revealed to Sue that one of the men hanged for the murders was her great uncle. Beulah had come to say sorry. And she was not the only one ... " --Kanopy website
Member of
Cataloging source
NZEN
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Producer: Ben Cheshire; Researcher: Andrew Dickson
Date time place
Originally produced by ABC in 2001
PerformerNote
Presenter: Caroline Jones
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jones, Caroline
  • Dickson, Andrew
  • Cheshire, Ben
  • Kanopy (Firm)
Runtime
28
Series statement
Australian story
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians, Treatment of
  • Massacres
  • Reconciliation
  • Australia
Technique
live action
Label
Australia Story : bridge over Myall Creek, (online streaming)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Off-air recording of ABC television program, Australian Story, broadcast on July 26, 2001
  • Please be aware that viewing this streamed video off-campus may affect your download limits
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
kan1051885
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file, 29 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
digital, stereo, sound, color.
Publisher number
1051885
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
(OCoLC)956897042
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Video recording format
other
Label
Australia Story : bridge over Myall Creek, (online streaming)
Link
Publication
Note
  • Off-air recording of ABC television program, Australian Story, broadcast on July 26, 2001
  • Please be aware that viewing this streamed video off-campus may affect your download limits
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
kan1051885
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file, 29 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
digital, stereo, sound, color.
Publisher number
1051885
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
(OCoLC)956897042
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Video recording format
other

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