Making Multicultural Australia


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View Documents by Subject - Contemporary History
  "White Alien" Immigration Policy
National Archives of Australia
A section from the National Archives of Australia website on immigration policy relating to non-British Europeans up until the early 1960s, with a link to a list of material available in the archives.
Format: pdf | Size: 41 KB | Length: 1 page | Date Added: 06 February 2006 | | VIEW |
  Bridging Cultures
Queensland Museum
Link to the story of Phyllis Ah Loy, a Queenslander of Japanese descent, and her experience of internment, along with her family, when she was a child, after Pearl Harbor was bombed.
Format: pdf | Size: 64 KB | Length: 1 page | Date Added: 06 February 2006 | | VIEW |
  End of White Australia - by Gwenda Tavan
Tavan, Gwenda
Gwenda Tavan summarises her argument about the end of White Australia
Format: pdf | Size: 100 KB | Length: 1 Page | Date Added: 16 February 2009 | | VIEW |
  Moriah College: History and Heritage
Rutland, Suzanne
Excerpts from Suzanne Rutland’s case study of the Jewish school, Moriah War Memorial College from Teaching Heritage
Format: doc | Size: | Length: | Date Added: 17 July 2002 | | VIEW |
  Sweet 'n Sour
Queensland Museum
Link to the story of one Italian family and their experiences with sugar cane growing and later, internment, on the Queensland Museum website.
Format: pdf | Size: 63 KB | Length: 1 page | Date Added: 06 February 2006 | | VIEW |
  Torres Strait Islanders
Shnukal, Anna
Anna Shnukal outlines the history of this group of north Queensland people, and tells of their current concerns, organisations and aspirations.
Format: pdf | Size: 352 KB | Length: 23 pages | Date Added: 22 December 2005 | | VIEW |