Deposit N363 - Papers of Alfred Ernest Grounds

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Papers of Alfred Ernest Grounds


  • 1878 - 1935 (Creation)

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0.1m + 2 oversized items

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(1985 - 1960)

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Alfred Ernest Grounds joined The Amalgamated Glass Bottle Makers' Union on 25 March 1911 and became the Union's General Secretary and Branch Secretary of the Amalgamated Glass Bottle Makers' Union, Sydney Branch. The union changed to the Australian Glass Workers' Union in 1918. He was Secretary and a shareholder of The Zetland Glass Bottle Works Ltd from 1919 until it amalgamated with Australian Glass Manufacturers Company in 1921. Alfred Grounds married Maud Grounds (nee Duffin) in 1907.

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Papers, reports and photographs of The Amalgamated Glass Bottle Workers' Union, The Zetland Glass Bottle Works Ltd, The Australian Glass Manufacturers Company and other glass making information.


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Researchers must sign an access agreement

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Entered from deposit description on 15 September 2011; revised by Emelyn Pecar on 11 Sep 2017.




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