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Minutes of meetings of the Ballarat Unemployed Association

From the Collection of Unions Ballarat 24 Camp Street Ballarat Victoria

Description
Paper, two bound volumes (E97/27/1-2)
Object Registration
0027.2
Keywords
ballarat unemployed associaton, btlc, ballarat trades and labour council, ballarat trades hall, employment, minutes, welfare
Historical information
The Ballarat Unemployed Association was a collective in the 1930s advocating for the welfare and rights of unemployed persons. For example, a deputation from BUA approached council in 1931 with a request to waive council rate payments in exchange for volunteer labour.
When Made
26 October 1932-6 June 1934
Significance
Of significance to matters of employment and social equity in the Ballarat region.
Last updated
10 Jun 2016 at 1:39PM