Exihibition 6: Mackay
 

Articles from the Daily Mercury Mackay newspaper
Key documents from the Australian Archives
Photographs relating to Merdeka in Mackay by Pat Noonan
An account of life in Tanah Tinggi by Soemono (Sumono) Mustoffa

 
Articles from the Daily Mercury Mackay newspaper
 


‘Lifting of censorship
reveals how war hit
Mackay’,
Mackay Daily Mercury,
vol. 79, no. 199,
21 August 1945, p. 5.


‘Local and general: Indonesians to leave’ and 'Indonesians’ thanks’,
Daily Mercury Mackay
,
vol. 80, no. 41,
16 February 1946, p. 1.


 ‘Indonesian community
advertisement’,
Daily Mercury Mackay,
vol. 80, no. 41,
16 February 1946, p. 6.


‘Indonesians prepare to
leave Mackay’,
Daily Mercury Mackay,
vol. 80, no. 44,
20 February 1946, p. 2
.


‘Mackay shipping’,
Daily Mercury Mackay,
vol. 80, no. 44,
20 February 1946, p. 2.


‘Indonesians leave Mackay’,
Daily Mercury Mackay,
vol. 80, no. 47,
23 February 1946, p. 2.


‘Big ships in port,
Daily Mercury Mackay
,
vol. 80, no. 47,
23 February 1946, p. 2.


‘Dutch hostility grows
against Aust.’,
Daily Mercury Mackay
,
vol. 80, no. 48,
25 February 1946, p. 2.


‘Indonesian to revisit
Mackay’,
Daily Mercury Mackay,
vol. 115, no. 54,
4 March 1982, p. 5.


‘Classmates remember Sumono’,
Daily Mercury Mackay
,
vol. 116, no. 109,
7 May 1982, pp. 6-7.


‘Indonesian link with war-
time Mackay’,
Daily Mercury Mackay
,
vol. 120, no. 157,
3 July 1986, p. 5.


‘Australia remembers:
Indonesians made welcome
in Mackay’,
Daily Mercury Mackay,
vol. 129, no. 188,
15 August 1995, pp. 18-19.

Key documents from the Australian Archives
 




Photographs relating to Merdeka in Mackay by Pat Noonan
Photos displaying The Gimon Family were originally taken by Mrs Kate Fior and supplied to Pat Noonan.


The Gimon family.


Angela Gimon and
Mrs Kate Fore Apostolic
Church Park St.



Memories of Mackay.


Memories of Mackay.


Memories of Mackay.


Memories of Mackay.


Memories of Mackay.


Christmas card 1944.


Graves of Sarpinoedji
Djojosarpono (1909-44),
Lardisi (1910-44)
.


Indonesians in VP Day
Parade in
Mackay 1945
.


Soemono (Sumono) Mustoffa and Patrick Noonan,
Jakarta 1995.


Soemono (Sumono) Mustoffa, Jakarta 1995.

An account of life in Tanah Tinggi by Soemono (Sumono) Mustoffa
The following images are taken from pages 166-169 of Molly Bondan's book, Spanning a revolution: the story of Mohamad Bondan and the Indonesian Nationalist Movement.


Sumono's description, pp.
166-169.