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chapterposted on 2023-05-27, 23:42 authored by Lucile FrostLucile Frost
Trugernanna acquired iconic status in colonial history as "Truganini, the last Tasmanian", whose articulated skeleton was on public display in a glass-fronted cabinet in the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery from 1904 until 1947. This chapter considers the implications of displaying the indigenous body.
PublisherDuffy & Snellgrove
Place of publicationSydney