Over 100 yrs old Australia Australia Labour Trouble of 1890 available unframed


3 in stock


Antique page which is circa 100 years old. HHW.1081

To enhance and protect the page we set it within
a brown frame with mount.
Also available with either a
gold frame or a black frame, your choice.

The frame size is circa 255mm x 330mm.

The Australian Labour Trouble of 1890. 

The most memorable of Australia’s industrial crises was
the Labour and Shipping Strike at Melbourne in 1890.

The illustrations represent:

1. Troopers escorting non-union men to the Melbourne gas-works.

2. Pickets trying to stop men from going to Gas Company’s
office for employment.

3. Mounted infantry arriving at Spencer Street Station from the country to preserve order.

4. Mass meeting of strikers in Flinders Park,
Melbourne, on August 31

Text to the reverse of the page.

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