Communist Candidate – Balmain 1947

Stan Moran was a key Communist activist in the Waterside Workers Federation. According to his own book[1], Moran would speak every Sunday (and he continued to do this for approximately 35 years) from the Communist Party of Australia platform in Sydney’s, the Domain. Apparently Moran was frequently fined for speaking, including for the use of […]

I will not buy German goods – WW1 Australian fundraising button

Just some of the badges included in our latest 2016 Guide to Australia’s War History in Buttons – World War One | In total there are 676 close-up images of badges, 917 references and 182 pages, covering diverse organisations such as the State War Council, the Returned Soldiers Association (a predecessor of today’s Returned Services League […]