BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:1.0 PRODID:SydneyTalks Event UID:2019072004300019745 BEGIN:VEVENT SUMMARY;ENCODING=QUOTED-PRINTABLE: Business networks in Chinese-Australian furniture production 1870-1930 LOCATION;ENCODING=QUOTED-PRINTABLE: Mitchell Theatre Level 1, Sydney Mechanics School of Arts, 280 Pitt St, Sydney CBD DESCRIPTION;ENCODING=QUOTED-PRINTABLE: An industry involving about 2000 Chinese workers 200 factories peaked c 1911. Authorities perceived this as a threat to development and "White Australia". Peter Gibson shows historical and financial records revealing the impact on those forging out a future from such enterprises.=0D=0ACost: $10 members; $15 non-members (includes refreshments=0D=0ADisabled Access: Yes=0D=0AHearing Loop : Yes=0D=0ABookings: Chinese Australian Historical Sociey Inc 0417655233=0D=0A DTSTART:20190720T043000Z DTEND:20190720T060000Z END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR