Miriam Rose Ungunmerr-Baumann

A talented artist and active promotor of Aboriginal culture, Miriam Rose was born in the Daly River area of the Northern Territory. She has illustrated a number of books, including the revised edition of Alan Marshall's People of The Dreamtime, and in 1986 she began teaching back at the Daly River mission school while pursuing higher education. Miriam Rose is presently Principal of St Francis Xavier School, Daly River.

In recognition of her outstanding service to the Northern Territory, especially in the area of Aboriginal education and art, Miriam Rose was awarded an honourary doctorate from the Northern Territory University.
(Sourced from Australian Women Biographical entry at www.womenaustralia.info/bigos)

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