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Title 20,000,000 Australians in Our Time!
Author Calwell, Arthur A (1896-1973)
Date 8 Sep 1949
Document Type Pamphlet
Reference UDS2016451-115
Library / Archive University of Melbourne Archives
Description Statement of immigration policy made by Minister of Immigration, Arthur Caldwell to the House of Representatives on 8 September 1949, focusing upon the demand for labour, and a hope that Australia's population would reach 20 million people within the lifetime of most living Australians.
Theme(s) Politics, Legislation and Governance; Motives for Emigration
Country (from) Great Britain
Country (to) Australia
Nationality English; Scottish; European
Ships Largs Bay; Orion; Wairangi
Keywords immigration, assisted emigration, industry, shipping, labour, sugar, farming, agriculture, timber, industry, population, administration, housing, YMCA, construction
Catalogue Link University of Melbourne Catalogue
Language English
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