Deposit P80 - Tom Combey Collection

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Tom Combey Collection


  • 1931 - ? (Creation)

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Tom Combey was Secretary of the Queensland State Council of the Unemployed Workers' Movement during the depression. He kept a diary on one of his trips in search of work during the depression. He travelled 2292 miles throughout Queensland, 640 of them on foot.

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Xerox copy of a diary recording one of his trips through Queensland in search of work during the depression, 28 June - 31 October 1931.


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Created by Erin Gallant 19 August 2011; revised on 12 September 2011




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