Digital Story from the State Library of Queensland's exhibition Freedom Then, Freedom Now.
Aunty Judi Wickes reflects on her grandparents’ struggle for freedom in the 1920s while living on Purga Mission near Ipswich. In 1926, they were granted a Certificate of Exemption by James Stopford, Home Secretary, and it left a lasting legacy on her family’s Indigenous identity. Accession 30866.
More information at slq.qld.gov.au/showcase/freedom-then-freedom-now.