Collection of newsreel footage which made up Australia’s history in 1943 - Preparing for an assault on Salamaua - Trade Unions lend full support at Appeal - Sydney wharfies go on strike - Women work as stockmen - Hospital ships arrive in Sydney - Japanese submarine sinks an Australian hospital ship - Battle of Stalingrad - Gary Cooper arrives in Brisbane - Women demonstrate Aussie Rules football … and much more. Rated: G
Our collection comprises over 40,000 moving image works, acquired and catalogued between the 1940s and early 2000s. As a result, some items may reflect outdated, offensive and possibly harmful views and opinions. ACMI is working to identify and redress such usages.
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VHS; Access Print (Section 1)