Photograph 7495368
450 migrant workers are among the 1200 people employed by Emmco Pty Limited in its domestic refrigerator and appliance factory at Orange, NSW. The plant, 200 miles from Sydney, completely manufactures refrigerators, washing machines, clothes driers, fans, water coolers, and air conditioning units. The factory is the principal industrial undertaking in Orange, a city of 20000 people . Estonian born Leon Kiho, who is foreman of the sealed unit ,machine shop, He has been in Australia nine years and has been at Emmco all the time. He became a foreman four years ago. His son Allan, 17, is an apprentice fitter and turner

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A12111, 1/1958/16/150
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