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Booklet - A.J. Grassby, 'Credo for a Nation', 9 Jun 1974 Document Reg. No: HT 7465

Booklet titled 'Credo for a Nation' which was originally an address made to Family of the Nation Rally, by the Hon A.J. Grassby on 9 June 1974 in Sydney. The address focused on the importance of immigration as basis for social, cultural and economic development of Australian society.A. J. Grassby was Minister for Immigration from 1972-1974 and Federal Commissioner for Community Relations from 1974-1975.
A staple bound, sixteen-page booklet written by the Hon. A. J. Grassby, M.H.R. The document is purely textual, with black text on off-white, matt paper. Cover is pink cardboard and is printed with purple text, it features the Australian Coat of Arms (kangaroo and emu stood either side of a shield) in the bottom right corner.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Honourable A Grassby, 2002
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 14.9 cm (Width), 21.1 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: immigration, white australia policy, racism, discrimination, immigration debates, immigration policies, multiculturalism, australian citizenship act, racial discrimination act, refugees
Themes this item is part of: Albert Jaime (Al) Grassby, Politician (1926-2005), Public Life & Institutions Collection, Identity: Yours, Mine, Ours, Immigration Museum Exhibition, 2011-2021
Primary Classification: MIGRATION
Secondary Classification: Policy
Tertiary Classification: public addresses
Inscriptions: Front cover: CREDO FOR / A NATION / The Hon. A. J. Grassby, M.H.R. / Immigration Reference Paper / AUSTRALIA

Title page: Department of Immigration / CREDO FOR / A NATION / Immigration Reference Paper / An address by the / Minister for Immigration, / the Hon. A. J. Grassby, M.H.R., / to the Family of the Nation Rally, / at the Sydney Opera House / Sunday, 9 June 1974 / Australian Government Publishing Service / Canberra 1974
Author: Honourable A Grassby, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia, Jun 1974
Place & Date Used: Sydney, Australia, 9 Jun 1974

Address was given at the Family of the Nation Rally
Publisher: Australian Government Publishing Service (AGPS), Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia, 1974

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