The Resource 'We couldn't tolerate any more' : the Palm Island strike of 1957, Joanne Watson

'We couldn't tolerate any more' : the Palm Island strike of 1957, Joanne Watson

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'We couldn't tolerate any more' : the Palm Island strike of 1957
Title
'We couldn't tolerate any more'
Title remainder
the Palm Island strike of 1957
Statement of responsibility
Joanne Watson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
History of Palm Island Reserve; dual role of dispossessing and controlling Aboriginal pastoral workers; reign of terror by superintendents Curry and Bartlam; outlines series of precipitating events leading to strike; role of Albie Geia, Bill Congoo, Willie Thaiday and others; significance of strike to other reserves and morale of people
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1960-
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Watson, Joanne
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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'We couldn't tolerate any more' : the Palm Island strike of 1957, Joanne Watson
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references and endnotes p. 149-170
Label
'We couldn't tolerate any more' : the Palm Island strike of 1957, Joanne Watson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references and endnotes p. 149-170

Library Locations

    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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