Image: Painting E094381 - Cootamundra Girls Home

Painting E094381 - Cootamundra Girls Home

This painting is titled 'Cootamundra Girls Home'. The home was opened in 1913 as a result of Aboriginal Protection Board policies. Young girls were removed from their families and cultures, and trained as domestic servants.

Painted in acrylics on board by Kevin Butler, 1997.

Photographer:
Finton Mahoney
Rights:
© Australian Museum

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