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8am: 'bull' labour pick-up - SS Canadian Inventor, No. 10 Wharf, Walsh Bay

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CollectionsWaterside Workers' Federation of Australia
Title: 8am: 'bull' labour pick-up - SS Canadian Inventor, No. 10 Wharf, Walsh Bay
Author(s): Photographer: Arthur Aitken
Date published: 2-Jul-2009
Description: 
The foreman or company representative is the focal point of the horseshoe-shaped ring of wharf labourers. Under the bull system only the strongest and least troublesome men were chosen for work.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/48143
http://digitalcollections.anu.edu.au/handle/1885/48143
Other Identifiers: Z248-82

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