Deposit Z405 - Federated Mining Mechanics' Association of Australasia NSW Branch deposit

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Federated Mining Mechanics' Association of Australasia NSW Branch deposit


  • 1910 - 1987 (Creation)

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6.3 m

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(1929 - 1990)

Biographical history

The union merged with the Australasian Coal and Shale Employees' Federation in 1990 to become the United Mineworkers' Federation of Australia.

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(1926 - 1929)

Biographical history

This union was succeeded by the Federated Mining Mechanics' Association of Australasia which was formed in 1929 and continued till 1990.

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Membership and financial records, rule books, branch and sub-branch minutes (Southern Sub Branch and Federated Mining Mechanics and Surfacemen’s Mutual Protective Association, Lithgow Branch), industrial records, case files and transcripts. Includes records of predecessor the Colliery Mechanics Mutual Protective Association, Hunter River District.


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Researchers must sign an access agreement

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Entered from deposit description on 29 October 2012




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