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Australian Coal and Shale Employees' Federation (Miners' Federation)

Title
Australian Coal and Shale Employees' Federation (Miners' Federation)
Repository
The University of Melbourne Archives
Reference
75/71
Date Range
1909 - 1968
Description

Victorian District/Powlett River Branch The Miners' Federation, Victorian District, was centred upon Wonthaggi and its State Coal Mine, which operated between 1909 and 1968.
Miners' Federation, Victorian District minutes 1921-1960 (incomplete), accounts 1934, 1937. Miners' Federation, Wonthaggi Vigilance Committee correspondence 1969-1970. Australian Coal and Shale Employees' Federation, Powlett River Branch accounts; receipt books; wage books; contracts; financial committee minutes; household coal development fund 1948-1965; correspondence; awards 1920-1958 (incomplete); copies of "Common Cause" 1968-1972 (incomplete). Union Theatre, Wonthaggi contracts with distributing studios i.e. MGM Fox, Columbia, United Artists, Warner Bros., Paramount; financial receipts; correspondence. Miscellaneous publications and pamphlets.

Quantity
80 archives boxes, 20 ledgers (6 m)
Access
Open

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