Historical information

The mission of One Big Union, was to align all workers belonging to trade and craft unions into a whole union movement to include all Australian workers. Documents in the collection include:

(a) Proposed schemes for closer unionism in Victoria
(b) Reorganisation. Report of a Committee appointed to draft a scheme for the Reorganisation of the Trade Union movement.


Documents are part of the international One Big Union campaign that took place in the late 19th and early 20th centuries for alignment of trade and craft unions.

Physical description

Paper and folders. Pamphlets.