Deposit N339 - Australian Boot Trade Employees' Federation South Australian Branch deposit 2

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Australian Boot Trade Employees' Federation South Australian Branch deposit 2


  • 1926 - 1987 (Creation)

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1.4 m (7 type 1 boxes)

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(1908 - 1987)

Biographical history

The Australian Boot Trade Employees' Federation was registered federally in 1908 following the earlier registration of the Adelaide, New South Wales, Queensland and Victorian state-based unions. The Union existed independently until the 1980s when imports began to affect the footwear and clothing industries. In 1987 it amalgamated with the Australian Textile Workers' Union to become the Amalgamated Footwear and Textile Workers' Union of Australia, and in 1992, a further amalgamation with the Federated Clothing and Allied Trades Union created the Textile Clothing and Footwear Union of Australia.

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Minutes of Federal Council and Executive meetings 1926 - 1983, Federal Council Interstate conference 1932, 1935, Clarks Shoe Council 1973-1975, minutes of South Australian Branch meetings 1955-1986, and balance sheets 1916-1975


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Researchers must sign an access agreement

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Copies of Federal Council and Executive minutes held in the Federal Office (T4) and NSW Branch deposits (Z304).

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The Branch Executive minutes, 1955-1986, in this deposit continue the series, 1920-1955, in deposit E131.

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Entered from deposit description on 26 February 2013; revised by Phuong Dang on 16 August 2016




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