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Past Officers Certificate - Presented to A.C. Ashley, Australian Railways Union, Victorian Branch, 1930 Document Reg. No: HT 1524

Australian Railways Union Victorian Branch Past Officer's Certificate, presented to A.C. Ashley in recognition of services rendered as President of the Shunters' Section, 1930.
Illuminated certificate with coloured central inscription. Inscription is surrounded by a border of two Corinthian columns in front of a background illustration of an overhead signal gantry at Flinders St Station. Across the bottom of the certificate are three illustration depicting a suburban electric passenger train, "Unity Hall" the building in Bourke Street where the A.R.U. offices were situated, and a country hauled by a steam locomotive.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Australian Railways Union (ARU) Victorian Branch, 1985
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 45.70 cm (Width), 60.70 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: trade unions, electric trains, steam railway locomotives, railway unions
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection, Transport Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection
Primary Classification: TRADE UNIONS
Secondary Classification: Transport - Rail
Tertiary Classification: certificates
Inscriptions: Text: AUSTRALIAN RAILWAYS/UNION/VICTORIAN BRANCH/PAST/OFFICERS CERTIFICATE/Presented to/A.C. Ashley/In Recognition/of Services Rendered/As PRESIDENT/of the Shunters' Section/Year 1930.
Presented By: Australian Railways Union (ARU) Victorian Branch, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1930
Presented To: Mr A. Ashley - Australian Railways Union (ARU) Victorian Branch, Victoria, Australia, 1930

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