United Furniture Trade Society of Victoria

Identity area

Type of entity

Trade union

Authorized form of name

United Furniture Trade Society of Victoria

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Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

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Description area

Dates of existence

1868 - 1909


The United Furniture Trade Society was based in Victoria and amalgamated with the United Furnishing Eight Hours League on 14 January 1884. It joined the federal body, the Federated Furnishing Trade Societies of Australasia, in September 1909 which was renamed the Federated Furnishing Trade Society of Australia in 1914.


Legal status

Functions, occupations and activities

Furniture manufacturing

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Internal structures/genealogy

General context

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Control area

Authority record identifier

Institution identifier

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Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Prepared by Maggie Shapley on 7 June 2012




Deposit descriptions and Australian Trade Union Archives website www.atua.org.au

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