Patrol Officer T Strehlow Arltunga District 1941

Narional Archives of Australia Darwin Office CRS F126 Item 4 Adoption of children Copyright P J Mackett 2020 Correspondence about the request by Charles Carter for custody of Teddy and Jimmy. Jimmy Carter was born in 1932 and a son of C.L. Carter Ted Carter was born in 1933 and a nephew of C.L. Carter Both are half-castes Mr Carter runs sheep on Mt Esther Station. He is prepared to board and educate the children and then train them in the pastoral industry. Upon their coming of age he proposes to start them off financially. He is prepared to adopt them legally in order to have control over them.