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Chifley

Joseph Benedict. 1885--1951, Australian statesman; prime minister of Australia (1945--49)
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The range of 'brief lives' covered is a tribute to Australian egalitarianism and those within range, from the highest to the lowest in the land, include Cyril Pearl, Allan Fleming, Alf Conlon, Mac Burnet, 'Papa' Singin, Ben Chifley, Paul Hasluck, Doctor Frank, 'Blue' Steward, Chappie Hazeldene, Macmahon Ball, Bill Davidson, Ida Leeson, Bill Ingrain and A.
My favourite piece of bush philosophy is by Ben Chifley who said to Peter Ryan 'Sit down, have a cup of tea.
Although it is recorded in Hansard, many historians have quietly buried the fact that the Chifley Labor Government's Minister for Works, Nelson Lemmon, told Parliament this plainly when moving the Bill to set the Snowy Scheme in motion.
Though market conditions probably would have provided coal miners with a favorable bargaining position vis-a-vis their employers, the Chifley government cracked down on striking coal miners in 1949.
New Labor History website: The Chifley Research Centre has launched a new 'Labor History' website <www.
It contains a names and subject index and covers the period from January 1948 to October 1949, that is the last years of the Chifley Labour government, when H.
for an asbestos abatement, hazardous waste removal and demolition project at a General Mail Processing Facility in Westchester County; to Thornton Tomasetti Engineers for structural design of Chifley Tower, a high-rise office building designed for financial trading firms in Sydney, Australia; and to Robert Silman Associates, P.
Centrally located in Chifley Tower, the office provides current and future clients with a direct link into the global IQ Financial Systems organization as well as a solid point of departure for growth within the Asia-Pacific region.
The undisputed zenith of Labor reformism in Australia was reached half a century ago, with the Curtin and Chifley governments of 1941-49.
Its address is Level 25 Chifley Tower, 2 Chifley Square, Sydney, NSW, 2000.
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