Series GR-0912 - Commission on the Labour Dispute at Burns and Company Limited (1937)

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Commission on the Labour Dispute at Burns and Company Limited (1937)

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  • 1937 (Creation)
    British Columbia. Commission on the Labour Dispute at Burns and Company Limited (1937)

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24 cm of textual records

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Appointed February 19, 1937; report not dated. Commissioner: His Honour Judge J. C. Mcintosh, Junior Judge of the County Court of Nanaimo. Investigation of a dispute regarding the activities of the newly-formed labour union, and the retaliatory action of the Burns and Company manager.

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The series consists of the records of the Commission of Inquiry held in 1937 under Judge J. Charles McIntosh, which investigated the labour dispute between Burns & Company of Vancouver and its employees.

The records consist of correspondence and vouchers, transcripts of the proceedings, submissions, affidavits of discharged employees, exhibits and the final report.

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Transferred from the Legislative Library, 1979.


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Accession number(s): GR-0912

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