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Letter - H.V. McKay, to W.M. Hughes PM, Personal Thoughts on Recent Conference & Collective Bargaining, 10 Mar 1922 Document Reg. No: HT 14468

Summary:
Carbon Copy of a letter from H. V. McKay to W. M. Hughes, Prime Minister of Australia, 10 March 1922. H. V. McKay has thoughts over a recent conference and confirms his faith in collective barganing. He says: "I do not agree with the basic wage for the Commonwealth. In other parts of the world it is a minimum wage for the minimum man and a maximum wage for the maximum man."

Part of the H. V. McKay Collection. which includes an extensive collection of business records and private papers relating the H.V. McKay and his enterprise.
Description:
Two thin paper sheets with carbon copy inscription.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mrs Cecil Newton McKay (nee Shaw)
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 20.85 cm (Width), 25.80 cm (Length)
Dimension Comment: Measurement of one sheet only.

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Tagged with: trade unions
Themes this item is part of: H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, Hugh V. McKay, Agricultural Implement & Machinery Manufacturer, Ballarat & Sunshine, Victoria, Hugh V. McKay, Agricultural Implement & Machinery Manufacturer, Ballarat & Sunshine, Victoria, 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: conferences
Author: Mr Hugh McKay, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, 10 Mar 1922
Organisation Named: H.V. McKay, Sunshine Harvester Works, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, 1922
References: http://museumvictoria.com.au/sunshine. Viewed 7.5.09.
http://adbonline.anu.edu.au/biogs/A100286b.htm. Viewed 7.5.09.

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