Australian Hairdressers Wigmakers and Hairworkers Employees' Federation

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Type of entity

Trade union

Authorized form of name

Australian Hairdressers Wigmakers and Hairworkers Employees' Federation

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Description area

Dates of existence

c. 1890 - 1991

History

The Australian Hairdressers Wigmakers and Hairworkers Employees' Federation was organised in Victoria before 1890. However, it was not registered with the Conciliation and Arbitration Court until the 1 June 1911. The Union amalgamated with the Mannequins' & Models' Guild of Australia and the Shop Distributive & Allied Employees' Association in 1991 to form a new Shop Distributive & Allied Employees' Association.

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Representation for hairdressers and wigmakers

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Internal structures/genealogy

The South Australian Branch of the Australian Hairdressers Wigmakers and Hairworkers Employees' Federation was formed on 25 April 1907 and was known as the Adelaide and Suburban Hairdressers Employees Union. The union joined with other hairdressers employees' unions in 1910 to form the Federation.

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Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Entered from deposit description on 17 September 2012

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Sources

Australian Trade Union Archives, http://www.atua.org.au/biogs/ALE0006b.htm (accessed on 17 September 2012)

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