ID number ART22596
Title Monitress (Commonwealth explosives factory, Maribyrnong) (Miss Merrin Wilson)
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Craig, Sybil (Artist)
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne
Date made 1945
Medium pen and ink
Measurement Overall: 32.3 x 25.6 cm


Miss Merrin Wilson, Monitress, Detonator Section, in her office. The duties of a monitress are to be directly responsible to Personnel Office and in line to Head of the Section. To materially assist the PO in his chief function i.e creating and maintaining a contented labour force. To keep the PO posted on all matters concerning the personal welfare of the operatives. To control and co ordinate the activities of the assistant monitress and generally supervise their work.