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Footprints: The Journey of Lucy and Percy Pepper


Footprints: The Journey of Lucy and Percy Pepper traces the lives of an Aboriginal family in the first half of the twentieth century. Their story is a remarkable parable about the strength of family in the face of adversity.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander viewers are advised that this exhibition contains images of deceased Indigenous people.

Exhibition Specifications

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Descendants of Lucy and Percy Pepper reflect on the exhibition.

AWAYE! ABC Radio National 13 August 2011 The Pepper letters

Hindsight ABC Radio National 28 August 2011 A want of sympathy: the letters of Lucy and Percy Pepper

Footprints Media Release

Touring Schedule

Lerderderg Library

4 June - 24 July 2015
215 Main Street, Bacchus Marsh

Victorian Archives Centre

3 August - 25 November 2015
99 Shiel Street, North Melbourne

Coal Creek Community Park & Museum

1st December 2015 - 27th January 2016
12 Silkstone Road, Korumburra

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