Chapter Four Photos for
My Union Right or Wrong
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Unemployed Workers at Circular Quay - Great Depression

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Unemployed workers queueing for dole at Circular Quay, Sydney

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See Forever Striking Trouble - a transcript of a "broadcast as a radio program on Hindsight on Radio National in March 1999. The program explored the political activism of the poor and unemployed in Sydney in the 1930s, through interviews with participants in their 80s and 90s, and historians." Includes contributions from Jocka Burns, Nadia Wheatley, Issy Wyner, Alex Makarov, Drew Cottle, Lea Redfern

My Union Right or Wrong.
A history of the Ship Painters and Dockers Union 1900-1932
By Issy Wyner