Labor Papers Limited

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Labor Papers Limited

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  • Labor Newspapers Limited

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Description area

Dates of existence

1910 - 1965


Labor Papers Limited published the Australian Workers' Union newspaper, The Australian Worker. It formed in 1910 with John Christian Watson, former prime minister, as its initial chairman of directors and from 1914 its Managing Director. He resigned in 1916 over his support for conscription. The company was deregistered in 1965 as Labor Newspapers Limited.


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Print publishing

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Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Entered from deposit description 9 October 2012




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