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Pickets stop crew of SS Oronsay from discharging cargo

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CollectionsWaterside Workers' Federation of Australia
Title: Pickets stop crew of SS Oronsay from discharging cargo
Author(s): Photographer: V Rapp
Date published: 2-Jul-2009
Series/Report no.: National Recruitment of Labour Dispute
Description: 
In November 1954 the Waterside Workers' Federation of Australia struck nationally for a fortnight following the Federal Government's proposed amendments to the Stevedoring Industry Act which, among other measures, would give employers the right to recruit wharf labour independent of the Waterside Workers' Federation.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/48122
http://digitalcollections.anu.edu.au/handle/1885/48122
Other Identifiers: Z248-82

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