Section 2: Finding out about John Curtin’s background
Trace John Curtin’s rise from a working class boy to a socialist orator, young politician and Prime Minister.
John Curtin poster
- An A3 poster featuring a photograph of John Curtin as Prime Minister.
- Biography of John Curtin
Illustrated outline of Curtin’s life, including an account of his childhood in From Poor Boy to Prime Minister. Follow links from the main page.
- John Curtin as MP and PM
Illustrated outline of Curtin’s political career in relation to the development of Australia as an independent nation. Follow links from the main page.