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Series 902 - Brenner Case Press Cuttings

Date Range1961
Quantity4 cm, 1 oversize album
ProvenanceAdelaide University [Unknown]
Description

In 1961, the Department of Immigration refused to grant a visa to Israeli-born Mr. Yehojachin Brenner who had been appointed to the academic staff of the University of Adelaide as a history lecturer. The records include news cuttings of the ensuing debate in the press over the issue along with statements and correspondence from the University, a copy of a speech given by the Minister of Immigration, Hon. A. Downer, a transcript of an edition of 'Meet the Press' and correspondence from members of the general public expressing their views.

ArrangedChronological
Related Series
Related

931  Adelaide University Staff Association Minutes and Papers 1947 - 1983

Inventory Listing

Brenner Case Press Cuttings
Date Range 1961    Quantity 4 cm, 1 oversize album
Inventory Identifier 090200001 Box Number 1 Series 902
Published by the University of Adelaide Archives on University of Adelaide Archives Web Site, 2003
Listed by University of Adelaide Archives
HTML edition University of Adelaide Archives
Updated 6 November 2013
http://www.adelaide.edu.au/records/archives/guide/0902.htm

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