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Papers of Michelle Grattan on Aborigines and Torres Strait Islanders

Title
Papers of Michelle Grattan on Aborigines and Torres Strait Islanders
Repository
Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)
Reference
MS 4084
Date Range
1963 - 1976
Creator
Grattan, Michelle (1944 - )
Description

These papers which were used by Michelle Grattan when she was the Political Editor for The Age,
in the Press Gallery, Parliament House, Canberra.
They cover a wide range of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander issues, including health, land
rights, the Aboriginal Tent Embassy, education and housing. Included are correspondence,
ministerial statements, journal articles, unpublished reports and papers such as the one by A.
Kalokerinos on 'Scurvy and infant mortality'. There are Hansard pages, handwritten notes, annual
reports of government departments, conference reports, newspaper clippings, press releases,
submissions to committees and to government, draft articles, a Boyer lecture, and parliamentary
questions and answers. Many of the papers are annotated photocopies.

An electronic finding aid is available

Quantity
4 boxes (0.72 m)
Access
Open access - Reading. Partial copying and use [R1 C1b]

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