Sleeping Aboriginal child at Mapoon 1914

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Where: Queensland, Cook, Australia

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When: 01 January 1914

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Creator: Queensland. Chief Protector of Aboriginals.

Location: Mapoon, Queensland.

Description: Young baby enjoying a midday nap. Copied and digitised from an image appearing in: Annual Report of the Chief Protector of Aboriginals for 1913; Queensland Parliamentary Papers, v. 3, 1914, between pp. 1032, 1033.

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    • 16/Sep/2021 01:08:44

    The baby sleeps in an embrace and under the protection of nature.