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Fifty points against conscription : the case in brief
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Source : World War I memorabilia, D 7550(Misc)
Date of creation : ca. 1915
Format : Ephemera
Contributor : State Library of South Australia
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Front and back of a single sheet leaflet, writer unknown, titled 'Fifty points against conscription : the case in brief', printed by 'The Daily Herald', 117 Grenfell Street, for the Anti-Conscription League. It summarises the case against conscription as it relates to the individual, the citizen, industrial organisations, and the worker. The writer also includes a small section on the 'advocates' of conscription, and 'national issues'.

Period : 1914-1918
Further reading :

Jauncey, Leslie C. The story of conscription in Australia, [South Melbourne] Macmillan of Australia, 1968

State Library of South Australia. Conscription and enlistment, [Adelaide]: State Library of South Australia, 1997

Internet links :

Anzac Day Commemoration Committee (Queensland) See: History: information about conscription in both World War 1 and World War 2 sections

Australian War Memorial See: Research and Family History: Encyclopedia: Conscription

State Library of New South Wales: World War I and Australia Reseach Guide: Recruitment and conscription

State Library of Victoria: Ergo See: Explore history: Australia & WWI: Home WWI: Arguments over conscription



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