Eight Hours Demonstration

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Title

Eight Hours Demonstration

Subject

eight hours demonstration, demonstration, eight hour working day, eight hours, eight hours movement, procession, processions, Melbourne, float, floats, banner, banners, Labour, Labour Day, working class, nineteenth century, nineteenth-century, Trades Hall

Description

Wood Engraving by Frederick Grosse (1866) depicting the 1866 procession which started at the Trades Hall, Carlton and finished at the North Botanical Gardens, celebrating the 10th anniversary of the eight hours movement.

Creator

Grosse, Frederick

Source

The Australian; State Library of Victoria

Publisher

Melbourne : Ebenezer and David Syme

Date

19 May 1866

Rights

Reproduction rights owned by the State Library of Victoria

Format

Hyperlink; Print: Wood Engraving

Language

English

Files

Citation

“Eight Hours Demonstration,” Medievalism in Australian Cultural Memory, accessed September 26, 2021, https://ausmed.arts.uwa.edu.au/items/show/138.