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10-pound poms and migrant hostel memories - The Age

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10-pound poms and migrant hostel memories
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The Australian government portrayed immigrants very differently in the 1950s, as revealed in a new exhibition at the National Archives. Twitter · submit to reddit · Email article · Print.
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vintage everyday: Fashion Magazine Covers from 1940s-1950s

vintage everyday: Fashion Magazine Covers from 1940s-1950s | 1950's in Australia | Scoop.it
... 1940s-1950s. A wonderful collection of fashion magazine covers from 1940s to 1950s ... Fancy Dress in Australia in The Pas... Labels: ... A collection of vintage photographs of Swanky Nightclub interiors from 1950s-1960s ...
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automobiles of the 1950s . The Concept of Automobile Dependency ...

automobiles of the 1950s . The Concept of Automobile Dependency ... | 1950's in Australia | Scoop.it
... experience establish up less than an interesting the word that they call 'Automobile dependency' in the direction of look at the status below the best cities of the world, mostly of the major cities in the United States, Canada, Australia, New...
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Smithfield RSL: The Delltones are on song - Fairfield Advance

Smithfield RSL: The Delltones are on song - Fairfield Advance | 1950's in Australia | Scoop.it
Fairfield AdvanceSmithfield RSL: The Delltones are on songFairfield AdvanceTHEY'VE been rocking and rolling for more than 50 years but Australian music stalwarts The Delltones are showing no signs of slowing down.
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Mothers want apology over forced adoptions - ABC Online

Mothers want apology over forced adoptions - ABC Online | 1950's in Australia | Scoop.it
ABC OnlineMothers want apology over forced adoptionsABC OnlineAMY BAINBRIDGE, REPORTER: In the 1950s, 60s and 70s, a nightmare began for many Australian women.
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The best vintage inspired bridal gowns of 2012 Collections from ...

The best vintage inspired bridal gowns of 2012 Collections from ... | 1950's in Australia | Scoop.it
1950s inspired gown from Lazaro · Lazaro 1950s ...
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swing dancing in australia

swing dancing in australia | 1950's in Australia | Scoop.it
lee and barry Swing In Australia Historical Was a jitterbug dancer who made many stage and television appearances in the 1950s and early 1960s. Born in 1934, Frawley learnt ballroom dancing to overcome shyness as a ...
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Volley Sneakers - The Sole of Australia | M.I.S.S.

Volley Sneakers - The Sole of Australia | M.I.S.S. | 1950's in Australia | Scoop.it
The The Australian icon's classic tennis shoe styles are simple and look best when worn in a bit. Some of the styles are taken directly out of the company's archive and are from the 1950s and 1970s. For $40-$90 you don't ...
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Call for Papers | The Legacies of Bernard Smith: A symposium at the ...

Bernard Smith could rightly be called the founder of Australian Art History, and his presence and influence in Australian cultural life was immense from the publication of Place, Taste and Tradition in 1945 until his death in September 2011.
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Timeline of trends in Australian music | philadel phia76ers news

Until the late 1950s, Australian music was limited to jazz, country (with Slim Dusty being the biggest country star) and the music of its Indigenous peoples. Television was introduced to Australia in 1956, but because many ...
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Fashion Nostalgia - The Golden 1950s

Fashion Nostalgia - The Golden 1950s | 1950's in Australia | Scoop.it
Despite my busy, busy schedule these last couple of days, I tried my best not to neglect the blog, but I somehow ended up neglecting the Fashion Nostalgia Series.
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The Hunter's growing rockabilly scene - Newcastle Herald

The Hunter's growing rockabilly scene - Newcastle Herald | 1950's in Australia | Scoop.it
The Hunter's growing rockabilly sceneNewcastle Herald''Rockabilly'' today is used in a broader sense to describe a subculture with a similar interest in the fashion, music, cars and dance of the 1950s.
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The aging of the bronzed Aussie bloke | Open Forum | Independent ...

The aging of the bronzed Aussie bloke | Open Forum | Independent ... | 1950's in Australia | Scoop.it
As a male growing up in 1950's and 60's Australia, I was surrounded by images of the bronzed athletic Aussie male. Popular culture gave us glowing surfers performing death defying feats on angry looking surf and in later ...
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A fashionable look back at the Australian Women's Weekly's first 50 ...

A fashionable look back at the Australian Women's Weekly's first 50 ... | 1950's in Australia | Scoop.it
And so the book charts Australia's fashion history, from the elegant outfits of the 1930s to the Hollywood-inspired evening gowns of the 1950s, psychedelic patterns and micro-minis of the 1960s and bold and bohemian styles of the 1970s.
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Conscription was an abuse - The Canberra Times

Conscription was an abuse - The Canberra Times | 1950's in Australia | Scoop.it
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Conscription was an abuse
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On November 26 last year Defence Minister Stephen Smith announced a judicial inquiry into cases of abuse within the Australian Defence Force from the 1950s through to the present day.
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ELIA KAZAN, THE OUTSIDER- week 3 « Australian Film Review

ELIA KAZAN, THE OUTSIDER- week 3 « Australian Film Review | 1950's in Australia | Scoop.it
Australian Film News. The first movie to imagine a black president of the United States: Joseph Sargent's satirical drama The Man in 1972. http://t.co/bTX5RPP6 18 hours ago; RT @screenmachinetv: Screen Machine is ...
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The Weird History of Wonder Woman in TV, Movies and Beyond

The Weird History of Wonder Woman in TV, Movies and Beyond | 1950's in Australia | Scoop.it
The 1950s. Wonder Woman first appeared in comics in 1941, and there were attempts as early as the 1950s to get Hollywood to create a live-action Wonder Woman serial, according to The Superhero Book by Gina Renée Misiroglu.
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Unaustralian Australians at the Museum of Sydney | Window ...

Unaustralian Australians at the Museum of Sydney | Window ... | 1950's in Australia | Scoop.it
... exhibition on housing in Australia. There he was – the beaming visage of famous Viennese refugee architect, Harry Seidler –surrounded by images of his wonderful creations – Rose Seidler House (1950).
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Beautiful 1950's style Skirt | Scarlet Rage Vintage | ASOS Marketplace

Beautiful 1950's style Skirt | Scarlet Rage Vintage | ASOS Marketplace | 1950's in Australia | Scoop.it
Beautiful 1950's style Skirt. Vintage white swing skirt with cute blue edged pockets. 100% cotton. Condition: Vintage; Vintage Era: 1980s; Material: Cotton; Colour: White. Shipping. Method, Price, Days?
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Oranges and Sunshine - Child Migration to Australia

Oranges and Sunshine - Child Migration to Australia | 1950's in Australia | Scoop.it
See the link below for more information... [IMG]tmtb://tmtoolbar/en-us/SRResource/webicon_gray.gif[/IMG]http://www.childmigrantstrust.com/ou...ration-history · Share ... My Mood: Bashful.
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automobiles of the 1950s . The Concept of Automobile Dependency ...

Professors Peter Newman additionally Jeff Kenworthy bear set up alert below an fantastic expression that they telephone number 'Automobile dependency' toward focus on the position within the top notch cities of the world, primarily of the leading...
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Springtime fashions: 16 September 1950 | Bess Georgette

Springtime fashions: 16 September 1950 | Bess Georgette | 1950's in Australia | Scoop.it
Springtime fashions: 16 September 1950. September 16th, 2011 by Teresa. The Australian Women's Weekly: 16 September, 1950. Cover. I love searching through the National Library of Australia's online archive of The Australian Women's ...
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"Good Evening And Welcome To... The Birth Of Australian Pop Music!

Despite the fact practically all the movies that Australians watched came from America… as much as practically all the songs that Australians sung came from America… the fact was that Australia in the 1950s was a far ...
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RareCollections: Elvis in Australia - ABC Online

RareCollections: Elvis in Australia - ABC Online | 1950's in Australia | Scoop.it
RareCollections: Elvis in AustraliaABC OnlineElvis never made it downunder but his music was the spark for many great careers here. The following are just the tip of the iceberg.
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Thank heavens for Betsy - Sydney Morning Herald

Thank heavens for Betsy - Sydney Morning Herald | 1950's in Australia | Scoop.it
Sydney Morning HeraldThank heavens for BetsySydney Morning Herald''It really hit me that there might be a time when caravan parks might not exist and that there was a real need to preserve this great Australian tradition.'' A long-time collector of...
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