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Author Horner, J. C. author

Title Bill Ferguson, fighter for Aboriginal freedom : a biography / by Jack Horner
Edition [New ed.]
Published Dickson, A.C.T : J. Horner, 1994

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Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  323.119915 Ferguson Hor/Bff 1994  AVAILABLE
 MELB  323.119915 Ferguson Hor/Bff 1994  AVAILABLE
 W'BOOL  323.119915 Ferguson Hor/Bff 1994  AVAILABLE
Description 208 pages : illustrations, facsimiles, ports ; 24 cm
Summary Revised edition, with only minor changes, of Vote Ferguson for Aboriginal freedom; biography of Ferguson who fought for citizenship rights and the abolition of the NSW Aborigines Protection Board; Ferguson's work as a shearer and involvement in the Australian Workers Union, assimilation policy and conditions on missions; role of political groups such as the Association for the Protection of Native Races, Australian Aborigines League, Committee for Aboriginal Citizen Rights; Day of Mourning 1938; Australian Labor Party policies; work of William Cooper, John Patten, Pearl Gibbs, Herbert Groves, William Onus, Sir Douglas Nicholls in the fight for citizenship rights
Analysis Ferguson, William, 1882-1950
Civil rights workers - New South Wales - Biography
Aboriginal Australians - New South Wales - Biography
Aboriginal Australians - Civil rights - History
Civil rights movements - New South Wales - History
Aboriginal Australians - Government relations - History
Australia - Politics and government - 20th century
New South Wales - Politics and government - 20th century
Notes Includes index
First published as: Vote Ferguson for Aboriginal freedom : a biography. Sydney : Australian and New Zealand Book Company, 1974
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes First Nations peoples are warned this item may contain images, voices and names of people who have passed, or be considered insensitive, inappropriate, or outdated. The item reflects the attitude of the author/s or the period in which it was written and does not represent the views of the Library
Subject Ferguson, William, 1882-1950
Ferguson, William, 1882-1950
Ferguson, William, 1882-1950
Ferguson, William, 1882-1950
Aborigines, Australian -- New South Wales -- Biography
Aborigines, Australian -- Civil rights -- History
Aborigines, Australian -- Government relations -- History
Civil rights workers -- Australia -- New South Wales -- Biography
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- New South Wales -- Biography
Civil rights movements -- Australia -- New South Wales -- History
Civil rights workers -- New South Wales -- Biography
Aboriginal Australians -- New South Wales -- Biography
Civil rights movements -- New South Wales -- History
Aboriginal Australians -- Civil rights -- History
Aboriginal Australians -- Government relations -- History
Aboriginal Australians.
Aboriginal Australians -- Civil rights.
Aboriginal Australians -- Government relations.
Civil rights movements.
Civil rights workers.
Politics and government.
Economic sectors - Agriculture and horticulture - Pastoral industry - Sheep and wool.
Government policy - Assimilation - 1926-1950.
Government policy - State and territory - New South Wales.
Law - Administrative law - New South Wales.
Law - Constitutional law.
Politics and Government - Political parties - Australian Labor Party.
Employment - Conditions - Industrial relations - Trade unions.
Government policy - Initial period and protectionism - 1901-1925.
Economic sectors - Pastoral industry - Sheep and wool.
SUBJECT Australia -- Politics and government -- 20th century
New South Wales -- Politics and government -- 20th century
Subject Australia.
New South Wales.
Brewarrina (N NSW SH55-06)
Warangesda / Darlington Point (SW NSW SI55-10)
Cummeragunja (SW NSW SJ55-01)
Maloga (SW NSW SJ55-01)
Sydney (NSW SI56-05)
New Zealand (NZ)
Menindee (NW NSW SI54-03)
Genre/Form Biography.
History.
Biographies.
Author Horner, Jack. Vote Ferguson for Aboriginal freedom : a biography
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