Item Item 1 - Anti-conscription rally

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UQFL395-Series D-Item 1

Title

Anti-conscription rally

Date(s)

  • 1966 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

1 reel-to-reel tape (3 min.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.

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Archival history

Formerly titled 'Anti-National service rally', renamed at the request of the donor, 12 Apr 2011.
Formerly catalogued at UB345.A8 A57 1966.

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Transferred from SSAH in 2003; formerly AV Library.

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During a nation-wide anti-conscription campaign by the National Union of Australian University Students (NUAUS), about 40 University of Queensland students planned to march in support of this initiative. The demonstrators attempted to march from the university campus along the footpath to Brisbane's city centre. Police prevented the protestors from marching along the footpath forcing their return to campus.The students subsequently decided to drive to the city by car in order to continue their anti-conscription protest in central Brisbane. The demonstration was broken up by police and 27 people were arrested (a majority of the demonstrators). The following year, several of those arrested went to jail rather than pay their fines.

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Unrestricted access.

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Copyright applies.

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  • English

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DVD copy available Fryer Library UB345.A8 A57 2011
Digitised for preservation under Section 200AB.

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Millennium Local System Number

.b10848952

OCLC Number

745559998

Libraries Australia ID

47492577

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Created, AM, 08-Jul-2019.

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  • Box: UQFL395 Box 1