Black Diggers

Black Diggers

by

Tom Wright

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A major river in the northern part of New South Wales, in a region traditionally populated by Aboriginal peoples.
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Gwyndir River Term Timeline in Black Diggers

The timeline below shows where the term Gwyndir River appears in Black Diggers. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
Act One
Australian Nationhood and Indigenous Dispossession Theme Icon
History, Memory, and the Archive Theme Icon
In 1914, “Somewhere on the Gwyndir,” a stick-carrying white Retired Schoolmaster tells a group of boys—Harry and his mates Norm, Bob,... (full context)