Fonds VF-405 - Amalgamated Society of Carpenters and Joiners, Vancouver First Branch fonds

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Amalgamated Society of Carpenters and Joiners, Vancouver First Branch fonds

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2 cm of textual records

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The Amalgamated Society of Carpenters and Joiners organized a local chapter in Vancouver in 1889. After a two-month strike in 1889, some of the chapter's members split from the union, eventually forming a group that in 1890 became Local 617 of the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners.

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The fonds consists of minutes of meetings of the Vancouver First Branch of the Amalgamated Society of Carpenters and Joiners.

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