File FVF549 - Council for Aboriginal Rights (Victoria) Ephemera

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FVF549

Title

Council for Aboriginal Rights (Victoria) Ephemera

Date(s)

  • [196-] -[197-] (Creation)

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Extent and medium

1 folder ; 30 cm.

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Name of creator

(1951-)

Administrative history

Formed on 16 March 1951 in Melbourne the Council for Aboriginal Rights had a national focus. The catalyst for the formation of this group took place in Darwin. Membership included representatives of the University of Melbourne, the Council of Civil Liberties, trade unions, women's organisations. It was a founding member of the Federal Council for Aboriginal Advancement.

Name of creator

(1908-2001)

Biographical history

John Simms Baker was a trade unionist and was involved with the Federal Council for the Advancement of Aboriginal and Torries Strait Islanders.

Name of creator

(1922-)

Biographical history

Barry Christophers was an executive member of the Federal Council for the Advance of Aborigines and Torres Strait Islanders, a medical practitioner and president of the Council for Aboriginal Rights (Victoria)

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Scope and content

This ephemera collection contains reports, promotional material, submissions, circulars, publicity leaflets, correspondence and information for members of the council

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Conditions governing access

Unrestricted access.

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Language of material

  • English

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Status

Migrated

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Migrated from LMS: April 2019, P.A.

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