Deposit Z202 - Merchant Service Guild of Australia, Federal Office deposit 3

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AU NBAC Z202

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Merchant Service Guild of Australia, Federal Office deposit 3

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  • c. 1913 - 1993 (Creation)

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188 boxes

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(c. 1901 - 1992)

Biographical history

The Merchant Service Guild of Australia was first known as the Mercantile Marine Officers' Association. A General Meeting of members held on 12 February 1904 agreed to adopt the name Merchant Service Guild of Australasia. The Guild was registered under the Commonwealth Conciliation & Arbitration Act of 1904 on 5 May 1905 and the Victorian Branch was the first to be established in 1905. On 3 September 1957 the name of the union was changed slightly to the Merchant Service Guild of Australia and in 1992 it merged with the Australian Stevedoring Supervisors' Association to form the Australian Maritime Officers' Union

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Minutes, membership records, correspondence, reports, rules, awards and agreements, financial records, subject files (classified and unclassified), office and ship files, records relating to cases heard before Court of Marine Inquiry, arbitration and industrial records, newspaper cuttings and printed material.

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Researchers must sign an access agreement

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Entered from deposit description on 18 March 2013

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