Oral histories on the topic 'working conditions'
Born in Brisbane in 1957, Laura Beacroft came to Canberra in 1974. She worked in the Parliamentary Library on a casual basis in 1975 and was in the building on November 11, 1975.
Topics: Australian Labor Party, Australian National University, Belconnen, Bicycles, Brisbane, Canberra, Dismissal 1975, Gough Whitlam, Hotel Canberra, Hyatt hotel, John Kerr, Legislative Research Service, Librarians, Parliamentary Annexe, Parliamentary Library, Police, Provisional Parliament House, Security, Social clubs, Student Employment Service ANU, TAA (airline), Technology, Wages, William Wentworth, Working conditions, Yeronga
Raeburn Trindall (1935-2014) was a prominent Australian cinematographer. He began his career in 1950 at Associated Film Laboratory before joining Movietone News in the camera department in 1955. He was soon elevated to being a Newsreel cinematographer and remained there till early 1961 – then wen...
Topics: A Current Affair, Archibald Prize, Artists, Associated Film, ATN, Australian Broadcasting Commission, Australian, Cinematographers Society, Bill Rayner, Bruce Gyngell, Bushfires, Canberra Media Productions, Channel Seven, Cinematographers, Cinesound, Cricket, Department of Army Public Relations, Drought, Film industry, Film laboratories, Film-makers, Floods, Four Corners, Frank Chamberlain, Gough Whitlam, Jack Davey, John Haslem, John Knight, Journalists, Kevin Sanders, Kooyong (property), Labor Party, Leura bushfires, Liberal Party, Lyall Trindall, Movietone, News, Mrs. McCaughey, Narrandera, News reels, Norman Lindsay, Paul Hasluck, Photographers, Political commercials, Self-hypnosis, Senate, Sid Wood, Supreme Court case, Sydney, Sydney Morning Herald, Technology, television, The Inquiring Photographer, Wentworth Falls, Working conditions