walata tyamateetj the exhibition
17 May - 31 July 2014
|A unique exhibition of Aboriginal records dating from early settlement of Victoria in the mid-1800s through to the 1960s will be on display at the Victorian Archives Centre Gallery from 17 May.
The exhibition, titled walata tyamateetj meaning to ‘carry knowledge’, will feature a fascinating selection of records including petitions, hand drawn maps, photographs, letters, official documents and manuscripts drawn from the collection of Public Record Office Victoria.
For further information on the exhibition or the free publication walata tyamateetj: A guide to government records about Aboriginal people in Victoria visit prov.vic.gov.au/publications/walata-tyamateetj
Image: VPRS1694/ P0, unit 11, May-June 1931, petition