File F3400 - Images documenting radical protest and street marches in Brisbane

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Images documenting radical protest and street marches in Brisbane


  • 1960-1980 (Creation)

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542 negatives and 332 digital scans.

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Grahame Garner was photographer of the Lisner Ballet and the Queensland Ballet in its early years. Garner ran as an Independent candidate in the 1985 Division 4, Maroochy Shire Council elections in Queensland. He was also a lifelong campaigner for peace and socialism and a talented photographer who documented street protests and May Day processions in Brisbane during the 1960s and 70s. In 1969 he organised and photographed Brisbane's last tram ride.

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Collection alternatively titled as: Grahame Garner collection.

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Images documenting radical protest and street marches in Brisbane comprising: 542 negatives and 332 digital scans.

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Unrestricted access.

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In copyright.

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  • English

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Related manuscript material can be found at F3598 Material relating to the Foco Club

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Revised, Linda Justo, 21-Nov-2023. Revised, Linda Justo, 10-Jul-2021. Migrated from LMS: April 2019, P.A.




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