September 2010

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Orphanage survivors

Orphanage Survivors: A True Story of St John’s, Thurgoona, by Howard Jones deals with a Sisters of Mercy orphanage near Albury that existed from 1882 to 1978. Read more >

On their own

On their own – Britain’s child migrants is an exhibition, a collaboration between the Australian National Maritime Museum, where it opens in November 2010, and National Museums Liverpool. Read more >


... a project to document and commemorate stories of Australians who as children experienced institutional care