Deposit E110 - Sheet Metal Working Agricultural Implement and Stovemaking Industrial Union of Australia, South Australian Branch

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AU NBAC E110

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Sheet Metal Working Agricultural Implement and Stovemaking Industrial Union of Australia, South Australian Branch

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  • 1911 - c. 1956 (Creation)

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0.85 m

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Name of creator

(1911 - 1972)

Biographical history

The union was originally registered as the Amalgamated Tinsmiths' Sheet Metal Workers' Cannister Makers' Gas Meter Makers' & Assistants' Union in 1911 and comprised of unions that had operated since 1881. From 1913 its name changed to the Sheet Metal Working Industrial Union of Australia. In 1945 the union changed its name to the Sheet Metal Working Agricultural Implement & Stove Making Industrial Union of Australia to reflect growing membership from members of the Federated Agricultural Implement & Stovemakers' Porcelain Enamellers' & Ironworkers' Association of Australia. It was deregistered in 1972 and joined the Amalgamated Engineering Union to form the Amalgamated Metal Workers' Union in 1973.

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(c. 1885 - 1941)

Biographical history

The previous name of this union was the Victorian Agricultural Implement and Machine Makers Society dating back to around 1885. The union was registered in 1908 and in 1913 changed its name to the Federated Implement Machinery and Ironworkers' Association of Australia. It reverted back to its original name in 1924 and operated until 1941 when it merged with the Federated Stovemakers & Porcelain Enamellers Association of Australia to form the Federated Agricultural Implement & Stovemakers Porcelain Enamellers & Ironworkers Association of Australia.

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Minutes of general, special and management committees, rules, correspondence, financial records and printed material re wage and award conditions. Includes records of predecessors the Federated Agricultural Implement, Machinery and Ironworkers' Association of Australia.

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Entered from deposit description on 5 February 2013

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