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Charles Perkins shaking hands with members of the National Aboriginal Congress, Canberra, 1978 / Mervyn Bishop
Bib ID 6853434
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline [still image, sheet]
Author
Bishop, Mervyn, 1945- photographer
 
Online Versions
Description 1978 
reproduction 2014 
1 photograph : black and white ; image 30 x 30 cm, on sheet 50.3 x 40 cm 
Series

Mervyn Bishop collection of photographs, 1963-1989.

Notes

Title devised by cataloguer based on inscriptions.

Part of the Mervyn Bishop collection of photographs, 1963-1989.

Inscriptions: "Charles Perkins (in pinstripe suit) shakes hands with members of the National Aboriginal Congress, Canberra,1978/2014"--In pencil on reverse; Signed by photographer on reverse.

Published in: In Dreams : Mervyn Bishop thirty years of photography 1960-1990 / curator and editor Tracey Moffatt. Sydney : The Australian Centre for Photography, 1991, page 90.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-153510174

Subjects Perkins, Charles, 1936-2000 -- Photographs.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Australian Capital Territory -- Canberra -- Photographs.  |  Political activists, Aboriginal Australian -- Photographs.  |  Canberra (A.C.T.) -- Photographs.
Occupation Aboriginal rights activists.

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