The Australian Abo Call

Description

The Australian Abo Call was the first Aboriginal-focused publication printed in Australia. There were a total of six issues, all published in 1938. It was written and edited by John (Jack) Patten, co-founder of the Aborigines Progressive Association and featured news gathered by Patten on his travels through Eastern Australia, and from correspondents nationwide. The newspaper's tagline was "The Voice of the Aborigines". (From Wikipedia

URL

http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/AustralianAboCall

Comments

Allowed tags: <p>, <a>, <em>, <strong>, <ul>, <ol>, <li>

Geolocation

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Date Coverage

1938

Custodian

Trove and the State Library of NSW

The Australian Abo Call

Description

The Australian Abo Call was the first Aboriginal-focused publication printed in Australia. There were a total of six issues, all published in 1938. It was written and edited by John (Jack) Patten, co-founder of the Aborigines Progressive Association and featured news gathered by Patten on his travels through Eastern Australia, and from correspondents nationwide. The newspaper's tagline was "The Voice of the Aborigines". (From Wikipedia

URL

http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/AustralianAboCall

Comments

Allowed tags: <p>, <a>, <em>, <strong>, <ul>, <ol>, <li>

Geolocation

fa9cddc22060e5874f06d4061c0d7e45.jpg

Date Coverage

1938

Custodian

Trove and the State Library of NSW