Union histories

Look here for articles, images and videos about particular areas of work where unions cover the industry. A rich trove on the waterfront, the building industry, the public sector, manufacturing and rural work life, office work, hospital work.  Anywhere a need exists to organise.

what has the union done  watchmen caretakers  broken hill ribbons

 

Read about the Scottish Martyrs

The Wobblies are a crucial aspect of labour history and an inspiration in troubled times. Verity Burgmann wrote a great history a few years ago

On the ALP and unions try this

Building Union histories

Mining Unions

Trade Union Badges

Trade Union Banners

Labour History books

Labour media