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Trade Union entry Balmain Labourers Union (1900 - ?)

New South Wales
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The Balmain Labourers' Union was registered under the New South Wales Trade Union Act on the 16 May 1900 and eventually became the Ship Painters' & Dockers' Union.

Published resources

See also

  • Morris, Richard, 'The New South Wales Ship Painters and Dockers 1900-1914: A Small Union and the Institutionalisation of Industrial Relations', Labour History, vol. 43, Australian Society for the Study of Labour History, Sydney, 1982, pp. 13-22. Details
  • Wyner, Issy, With Banner Unfurled: The Early Years of the Ship Painters and Dockers' Union, Hale and Iremonger, Sydney, 1983, 256 pp. Details

Ross G. Elford