1. List: Aboriginal suffrage
    Aboriginal suffrage thumbnail image
    Public

    No description yet...

    26 items
    created by: Eaglemont on 2017-02-28 13:13:30.0
    User data
    Tags:
    Add tag(s)
    Comments: No comments yet - Add one!
    Rating: unrated

List items:

Showing: 1 - 26 of 26

  1. Australian women's vital struggle for the vote VOTES FOR WOMEN. The Australian Story. By Kirsten Lees. Allen & Unwin. 206pp. $24.95. FREEDOM BOUND 1. Documents on Women in Colonial...
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Saturday 25 March 1995 p 13 Article
    Abstract: THE usual image of women's fight for the vote is of violent protests by British suffragists outside the Houses of Parliament in 1191 words
    Digitised article icon
  2. Parliamentary Summary Joint Party Group To Study Voting Rights For Aborigines
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Friday 14 April 1961 p 11 Article
    Abstract: The Government will appoint a select joint party committee to inquire into whether all Australian aborigines should be given the right to vote at Fed ... 467 words
    Digitised article icon
  3. FULL VOTE ADVOCATED FOR ALL NATIVES
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Saturday 15 April 1961 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Australian aborigines and their descendants should be full citizens, with full rights, 192 words
    Digitised article icon
  4. In Parliament...
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Wednesday 19 April 1961 p 2 Article
    Abstract: After Questions in the House of Representatives, which met at 2.30 p.m. yesterday, the 129 words
    Digitised article icon
  5. Aborigines Voting Inquiry Next Week
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Friday 9 June 1961 p 1 Article
    Abstract: The Select Parliamentary Committee on voting rights of aborigines will begin taking evidence next Thursday 29 words
    Digitised article icon
  6. Uniformity "Needed By Aborigines"
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Friday 16 June 1961 p 12 Article
    Abstract: BRISBANE, Thursday.—An uneducated nomad aborigine in South Australia was allowed to vote, but a Queensland aborigine with secondary education 243 words
    Digitised article icon
  7. The Canberra Times MONDAY, JULY 31, 1961. VOTING RIGHTS FOR ABORIGINES
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Monday 31 July 1961 p 2 Article
    Abstract: WITH AUSTRALIANS, otherwise quite seriously-minded, fervently advocating full and automatic voting rights for full-blooded aborigines, it is no wonde ... 395 words
    Digitised article icon
  8. Central Aust. Tribe's Voting Rights
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Saturday 5 August 1961 p 13 Article
    Abstract: DARWIN, Friday. — One hundred and twenty adult members of the Pintubi aboriginal tribe in Central Australia are potential voters — because 200 words
    Digitised article icon
  9. "No Vote For Aborigines" This Election
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Thursday 24 August 1961 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Australia's aboriginal population would not be able to vote in this year's general election even if granted the franchise this year, Mr. F. L. Ley, t ... 317 words
    Digitised article icon
  10. Voting Rights For Aborigines
    Western Herald (Bourke, NSW : 1887 - 1970) Friday 15 September 1961 p 13 Article
    Abstract: There has been some discussion in the newspapers lately concerning the voting rights of 163 words
    Digitised article icon
  11. FRANCHISE FOR ALL ABORIGINES FAVOURED
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Friday 20 October 1961 p 3 Article
    Abstract: An all-party Select Committee of the House of Representatives has recommended voting rights for adult aborigines and Torres Strait islanders. 665 words
    Digitised article icon
  12. Aboriginal reforms suggested
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Thursday 19 November 1964 p 16 Article
    Abstract: BRISBANE, Wednesday.—Voting rights and drinking freedom for aborigines and Torres Strait islanders in Queensland have been 325 words
    Digitised article icon
  13. STAND UP AND BE COUNTED
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Thursday 11 March 1965 p 2 Article
    Abstract: AUSTRALIANS are watching with admiration the courageous struggle of the Negroes in Alabama and other Southern States of America to assert their right ... 213 words
    Digitised article icon
  14. The Canberra Times Tuesday, September 14, 1965 A REFERENDUM PROPOSAL
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Tuesday 14 September 1965 p 2 Article
    Abstract: BEFORE Parliament ends its present session it will have dealt with legislation to authorise a referendum next year. It is to be hoped that the Govern ... 722 words
    Digitised article icon
  15. POLICY CHANGES Voice of young people heeded
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Saturday 19 March 1966 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The young people of Australia had forced subjects to the attention of the Federal Government and exerted a crucial effect on policy, the Deputy Leade ... 290 words
    Digitised article icon
  16. Aborigines protest in NT
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Wednesday 17 August 1966 p 4 Article
    Abstract: DARWIN, Tuesday.—Forty Aborigines demonstrated outside the Northern Territory Legislative Council today, seeking better wages and 249 words
    Digitised article icon
  17. Aborigines
    The Beverley Times (WA : 1905 - 1977) Friday 28 October 1966 p 4 Article
    Abstract: It has been estimated that there were about a quarter of a million aborigines at the time of the First Fleet’s arrival in 259 words
    Digitised article icon
  18. The Canberra Times Tuesday, February 14, 1967 AN ABSURD STATE OF AFFAIRS
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Tuesday 14 February 1967 p 2 Article
    Abstract: THE three main political parties have been having a great deal of fun, batting about among themselves the various schemes relating to new electoral b ... 637 words
    Digitised article icon
  19. The Canberra Times Friday, February 17, 1967 LAND FOR THE ABORIGINE
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Friday 17 February 1967 p 2 Article
    Abstract: THE Aborigines' lands Bill introduced by a Government representative into the Northern Territory Legislative Council yesterday is a rare and welcome ... 617 words
    Digitised article icon
  20. Referendum on Aborigines
    Tharunka (Kensington, NSW : 1953 - 2010) Tuesday 11 April 1967 p 4 Article
    Abstract: On 27th May all enrolled voters in the 6 states of Australia (not A.C.T or N.T.) must 310 words
    Digitised article icon
  21. Aborigines to lobby MPs
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Wednesday 19 April 1967 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Seven Aborigines from several Slates will arrive in Canberra this morning to conduct the most intensive 150 words
    Digitised article icon
  22. RIGHTS
    Woroni (Canberra, ACT : 1950 - 2007) Thursday 27 April 1967 p 9 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Gordon Bryant, M.H.R., addressed a meeting of the ABSCHOL committee and members of the Canberra branch of the Federal 445 words
    Digitised article icon
  23. The Canberra Times Thursday, May 11, 1967 THE OTHER TWO QUESTIONS
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Thursday 11 May 1967 p 2 Article
    Abstract: THERE are signs that Australians are beginning to wake up to the significance of the second part of the referendum to be held on May 27. It is just a ... 338 words
    • Text last corrected on 7 November 2014 by anonymous
    Digitised article icon
  24. WHAT VOTING "YES" CAN MEAN
    Woroni (Canberra, ACT : 1950 - 2007) Thursday 11 May 1967 p 2 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: ON May 27 the 5 million Australians will go to the polls to vote on three amendments to the Australian Constitution. Two of them will relate to Abori ... 808 words
    Digitised article icon
  25. BIG SMILES FOR THE "YES" VOTE It was a very special party.
    The Australian Women's Weekly (1933 - 1982) Wednesday 28 June 1967 p 15 Article Illustrated
    510 words
    Digitised article icon
  26. Whitlam policy speech An edited transcript of the policy speech delivered in Sydney last night by the Leader of the ALP, Mr Whitlam.
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Thursday 2 October 1969 p 12 Article
    Abstract: ... The policies I outline tonight are not my policies alone; they are the policies of a united 7411 words
    Digitised article icon