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Past Officers Certificate - Presented to M.R.J. Collins, Australian Railways Union, Victorian Branch, 1954 Reg. No: HT 1527
- Australian Railways Union Victorian Branch Past Officer's Certificate, presented to M.R.J. Collins in recognition of services rendered as President of the Spotswood Workshops Section, 1954.
- Illuminated certificate with coloured central inscription. The 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 train hauled by a steam locomotive.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Australian Railways Union (ARU) Victorian Branch, 1985
|Dimensions:||558 mm (Height), 405 mm (Width)|
|Dimension Comment:||Dimensions measured when certificate is standing vertically. Certifcate and mounting is approximately 2 mm thick.|
|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|
|Inscriptions:||Inscribed on certificate: 'AUSTRALIAN RAILWAYS UNION VICTORIAN BRANCH PAST OFFICER'S CERTIFICATE. Presented to M.R.J. Collins In Recognition of Services Rendered As President of the Spotswood Workshops Section. Year 1954.'|
|Presented By:||Australian Railways Union (ARU) Victorian Branch, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1954|
|Presented To:||Mr M. Collins - Australian Railways Union (ARU) Victorian Branch, Spotswood, Victoria, Australia, 1954|