Deposit T31 - Australasian Coal and Shale Employees' Federation Southern District deposit

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Australasian Coal and Shale Employees' Federation Southern District deposit


  • 1915 - 1955 (Creation)

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1 m

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(1916 - 1990)

Biographical history

In 1916 the Australasian Coal Miners' Association changed its name to the Australasian Coal & Shale Employees' Federation. It operated until 1990 when it amalgamated with the Federated Mining Mechanics' Association of Australasia to form the United Mineworkers' Federation of Australia. Further amalgamations resulted in the Construction Forestry Mining & Energy Union in 1993.

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Material collected by Dr Bob Gollan created by or relating to the Australasian Coal and Shale Employees' Federation. Includes files prepared by his student S V Vining and published material 1891-1957.


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Researchers must sign an access agreement

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University of Wollongong Archives: D12

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Entered from deposit description 25 September 2012




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