Deposit N396 - Mark Aarons papers

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Mark Aarons papers


  • 1972 - 1988 (Creation)

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16 Boxes (3.2 m) + 9 audio tapes

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Mark Aarons was born in Newcastle on 25 December 1951. From 1973-90 Aarons worked as an ABC broadcaster and investigative documentary producer. He was NSW Branch Secretary of the ABC Staff Association during 1980-81. He was elected staff representative on the ABC Board of Management from 1982-84. From 1984-89 he was NSW Branch President, ABC Staff Association until the amalgamation with the Public Sector Union in August 1989 when he became Joint Assistant Branch Secretary, Public Sector & Broadcasting Union. Aarons became a senior advisor to the NSW Labor Government from 1996-2007.

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Files relating to the ABC Staff Union & ABC Board of Management including reports, copies of minutes, tape recordings, conference material, correspondence and press cuttings.


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Researchers must sign an access agreement

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Entered from deposit description on 5 September 2011, revised and converted from Z408 to N396 by Beth Lonergan, 15 November 2018




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