• Entry type: Resource
  • Entry ID: AWH003432

Janice Crosio interviewed by Judith Winternitz for the Cultural context of unemployment oral history project [sound recording]

  • Repository National Library of Australia, Oral History and Folklore Collection
  • Reference ORAL TRC 2010 S/84
  • Date Range 28-Feb-86 - 28-Feb-86
  • Description

    1 cassette (ca. 30 min) Crosio, local member for Fairfield and Minister for Local Government, speaks of her political background; her history in the area; involvement with local inhabitants; needs of the Indo-Chinese in the area; media treatment of the Indo-Chinese; resentment of immigrants in the community; the “Siege mentality”; local employment; services for migrants; English courses; future immigration and refugee programmes; settlement of refugees; unemployment problems; government committment. Transcript includes a copy of a press article on Mrs. Crosio.

  • Access Some restrictions on access.
  • Finding Aid Transcript available in English (19 p.)

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  • Primary Creator
    • Crosio, Janice Ann (1939 - )