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Blake, Audrey

Occupation
Political activist

Summary

Audrey and her husband Jack D. Blake were prominent members the Communist Party of Australia. Both were particularly vocal during the Liberal Party's assault on the CPA and Jack Blake wrote numerous articles and papers on the Cold War. Audrey was the first Secretary of the Eureka Youth League when it was formed during the Second World War.

Sources used to compile this entry: Blake, Audrey, 1940 - 1952, 96/60; Blake, Audrey; The University of Melbourne Archives.

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The University of Melbourne Archives

  • Blake, Audrey, 1940 - 1952, 96/60; Blake, Audrey; The University of Melbourne Archives. Details
  • Eureka Youth League Collection, 1956 - 1993, 94/96; The University of Melbourne Archives. Details
  • Interview with Audrey Blake, 1986, 86/169; The University of Melbourne Archives. Details

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