Deposit Z741 - Australian Manufacturing Workers Union South Australian Branch deposit 2

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Australian Manufacturing Workers Union South Australian Branch deposit 2


  • 1911 - 1990 (Creation)

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130 boxes

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(1995 -)

Biographical history

The Australian Manufacturing Workers' Union (AMWU) was established in 1995 after the Automotive Food Metals and Engineering Union amalgamated with the Printing and Kindred Industries Union to become the Automotive Food Metals Engineering Printing and Kindred Industries Union, better known as the AMWU.

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(1986 - 1991)

Biographical history

The Association of Draughting Supervisory and Technical Employees was reformed after an amalgamation with the Australian Public Service Artisans' Association in 1986. ADSTE amalgamated again in 1991 with the Amalgamated Metal Workers' Union to form the Metals and Engineering Workers' Union.

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This deposit includes AMWU South Australian State Council minutes (1975 - 1986), Vehicle Builders Employees Federation South Australian Branch records and records from branches within South Australia such as the Whyalla Branch and the Electricity Trust of South Australia committee.


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Researchers must sign an access agreement.

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Entered from deposit description on 26 February 2013.




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