Collection 351 - William Julius Henry 'Joe' Harris : [Part 2]

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William Julius Henry 'Joe' Harris : [Part 2]


  • 1922-01-01 - 2002-12-31 (Accumulation)

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Personal archive ; The John Oxley Library at the State Library of Queensland holds a substantial collection of personal papers consisting of correspondence with organisations, news clippings and subject files covering the period 1850s-1980s.

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WJH (Joe) Harris was a carpenter and member of the Queensland branch of the Building Workers' Industrial Union of Australia. He became a freelance journalist writing on the history of the labour movement. He played an active role in, amongst others, the campaign against the South African Springbok Rugby tour.

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