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Radical Sydney : places, portraits and unruly episodes, Terry Irving and Rowan Cahill

Label
Radical Sydney : places, portraits and unruly episodes
Title
Radical Sydney
Title remainder
places, portraits and unruly episodes
Statement of responsibility
Terry Irving and Rowan Cahill
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Overview of first contact and resistance p. 8-12; Chapter 22 discusses civil rights work of Fred Maynard, a Worimi man; 1925 raid to help Aboriginal families in Nambucca Heads rescue their children from the custody of the Aborigines Welfare Board on Stuart Island; launch of the Australian Aboriginal Progressive Association; Chapter 28 outlines thesetting up of the International Labour Defence and its role in the campaign in 1934 to save Tuckiar who was facing the death penalty in the Northern Territory; public meeting was held in King's Hall in Hunter Street on 7 August, with Ruby Duncan as one of the speakers; Chapter 30 describes the Day of Mourning event held at the Australian Hall 150-52 Elizabeth Street and the campaign by the National Aboriginal History and Heritage Council to save the building; brief mention of T.J. Hickey p. 272; Chapter 46 discusses Redfern as an early meeting place of Gadigal people and the return of Aboriginal people to Redfern; racism and violence in Redfern; raiding of the Empress Hotel; setting up of the Aboriginal Legal Service and the Aboriginal Medical Service; two demonstration marches held on the Bicentennial 26 January 1988
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Irving, Terry
Dewey number
303.4099441
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Cahill, Rowan J.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dixon, Chicka
  • Maynard, Charles Frederick (Fred)
  • Wirrpanda, Dhakiyarr
  • Australian Aboriginal Progressive Association
  • Day of Mourning, 26 January 1938
  • Social change
  • Labor movement
  • Speeches, addresses, etc., Australian
  • Sydney (N.S.W.)
Label
Radical Sydney : places, portraits and unruly episodes, Terry Irving and Rowan Cahill
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 350-358) and index
Contents
1 Introduction : A different Sydney -- Dawes Point : Moral dilemma -- Observatory Hill : Remembering Vinegar Hill -- Touring Hell : Hyde Park Barracks -- Vere Gordon Childe and the pacifists : the Friends Meeting House Devonshire Street -- Australia for Australians : Fred Maynard makes progress : St Davids Hall, Surry Hills -- The defence of Dhakiyarr Wirrpanda -- The Day of Mourning : the Australian Hall, 150-52 Elizabeth Street, Sydney -- Dorothy Hewitt and the Redfern Reds - Lawson Square -- Youth carnival defies Menzies : The city of the left in the 1950s -- Combating the greatest social menace : Darlinghurst Police station -- Survival Day 26 January 1988 : Koori Redfern, The Empress Hotel, Regent Street
Control code
000045093592
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 368 p.
Isbn
9781742230931
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., facsims, maps, ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)501456472
Label
Radical Sydney : places, portraits and unruly episodes, Terry Irving and Rowan Cahill
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 350-358) and index
Contents
1 Introduction : A different Sydney -- Dawes Point : Moral dilemma -- Observatory Hill : Remembering Vinegar Hill -- Touring Hell : Hyde Park Barracks -- Vere Gordon Childe and the pacifists : the Friends Meeting House Devonshire Street -- Australia for Australians : Fred Maynard makes progress : St Davids Hall, Surry Hills -- The defence of Dhakiyarr Wirrpanda -- The Day of Mourning : the Australian Hall, 150-52 Elizabeth Street, Sydney -- Dorothy Hewitt and the Redfern Reds - Lawson Square -- Youth carnival defies Menzies : The city of the left in the 1950s -- Combating the greatest social menace : Darlinghurst Police station -- Survival Day 26 January 1988 : Koori Redfern, The Empress Hotel, Regent Street
Control code
000045093592
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 368 p.
Isbn
9781742230931
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., facsims, maps, ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)501456472

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