Documents - Albert Namatjira and citizenship, 1958-59
Western Australia Natives (Citizenship Rights) Act 1944
Western Australia, Government Gazette, 29 February 1952.
Paul Hasluck, House of Representatives, 8 June 1950
Commonwealth of Australia, Parliamentary Debates (Hansard), House of Representatives, 8 June 1950, pp 3976-3981.
International Labour Organization Convention 107
United Nations Association of Australia, 1957
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First page of the Northern Territory Register of Wards
Northern Territory, Government Gazette, 13 May 1957
Western Australia Natives (Citizenship Rights) Amendment Act 1958
Western Australia, Government Gazette
Rise and fall of Namatjira
Douglas Lockwood, The Herald (Melbourne), 8 October 1958
Stop Press! Public outflowing of support for Albert Namatjira
Various Australian newspapers 1958
Letters to the Editor concerning Albert Namatjira's sentence
Shirley Andrews, Letter to the Editor, The Herald, Melbourne, 11 October 1958; Stan Davey, Letter to the Editor, The Age, Melbourne, 12 December 1958
Attorney-General Garfield Barwick to Gordon Bryant, Member for Wills, on Aboriginal citizenship
9 July 1959, Box 10/4, Council for Aboriginal Rights (Vic.), Papers, MS 12913, State Library of Victoria
States agreed on a policy of assimilation at the 1961 Native Welfare Conference
Commonwealth of Australia, Parliamentary Debates (Hansard), House of Representatives, 20 April 1961, p. 1051
Northern Territory Welfare Ordinance 1953-1960
The Ordinances of the Northern Territory of Australia in force on 1st January 1961, vol. 3, Commonwealth Government Printer
'The Australian Aborigines: a summary of their situation in all states in 1962'
Box 3/4, Council for Aboriginal Rights (Vic.), Papers, MS 12913, State Library of Victoria
'The Stud Book: an instrument of torture against the Aborigines'
The Guardian, 27 February 1964