Deposit Z746 - Association of Employers of Waterside Labour, Adelaide Branch deposit

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Association of Employers of Waterside Labour, Adelaide Branch deposit


  • 1928 - 1994 (Creation)

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50 cartons

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(1963 - 1995)

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The Association of Employers of Waterside Labour was an organisation of waterfront employers, comprising Australian shipping owners and the various stevedoring companies around Australia. They were responsible for supplying labour to ports and terminals and acted as the representative of employers in discussions with the Waterside Workers Federation. The AEWL became inactive as a registered organisation from 1995 when it underwent liquidation, being deregistered on 23 January 2006.

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NBAC Z430; Z443; Z744

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Records are on pallets in the repository.

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Entered from deposit description on 3 September 2012




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