Where is it from?

Association locations map


Add your own tags:
Separate multiple tags using a comma

Similar items over time

Poem - H. V. McKay, 'The Burial of the Hatchet', 1911 Document Reg. No: HT 14224 3

Poem by N.B. McKay concerning the end of the strike over compulsory trade unionism at Sunshine. Presumably refering to the 1911 strike.

Part of the H.V. McKay Archive which includes an extensive collection of business records and private papers relating the H.V. McKay and his enterprise.
Foolscap sized paper with typed inscription.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mrs Cecil Newton McKay (nee Shaw)
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 215 mm (Width), 341 mm (Length)

More information

Tagged with: trade unions, strikes, industrial disputes
Themes this item is part of: H.V. McKay - 1911 Strike, 'Burial of the Hatchet' Poem, Hugh V. McKay, Agricultural Implement & Machinery Manufacturer, Ballarat & Sunshine, Victoria, H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, Sunshine Stripper Harvester, H.V. McKay Massey Harris Pty Ltd, Agricultural Equipment Manufacturers & Importers, Sunshine, Victoria, H.V. McKay Massey Harris Pty Ltd, Agricultural Equipment Manufacturers & Importers, Sunshine, Victoria, The Sunshine Harvester Works, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia
Primary Classification: TRADE UNIONS
Secondary Classification: Manufacturing
Tertiary Classification: protest materials
Creator: H.V. McKay Massey Harris Pty Ltd, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, 30 Nov 1950
Organisation Named: H.V. McKay, Sunshine Harvester Works, Australia, 1904
Past Owner: Old McKay Archives, Science & Technology Collection, Museum Victoria

Part of the Old McKay Archive of family and business papers acquired from members of family and staff in the 1960s.
References: http://museumvictoria.com.au/sunshine/. Viewed by LDH, 23.10.08.

Add your comment

  • Museum Victoria does not provide valuations, for more information please visit the valuation infosheet
  • Please note that Museum Victoria staff will not normally respond to comments posted on our website.
Yes No