Collection UQFL179 - Railway Maintenance Employess Association Records

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Railway Maintenance Employess Association Records


  • 1914-1986. (Creation)

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Extent and medium

5 boxes, 1 parcel.

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Administrative history

The Railway Maintenance Employees' Association was established in 1912, and was registered as the Queensland Railway Maintenance Employees' Union in 1917. In 1975 it was still operating, one of the twenty three or more organizations in the network of railway unionism in Queensland, but has since been absorbed by the Rail, Tram and Bus Union.

Archival history

Collection previously titled as: Records, 1914-1986
Collection alternatively titled as: Railway Maintenance Employees Association Collection.

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Includes minutes of meetings, agenda papers, annual balance sheets, reports to conferences and minute books.

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  • English

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Migrated from LMS: April 2019, P.A.




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