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Major accessions to repositories in 2017 relating to Labour Movement


Ceredigion Archives

  • National and Local Government Officers Association, Cardiganshire branch: medal and chain of office with list of names of people who acted as Chair 1974-1982 (DSO/162)

Dorset History Centre

  • Amalgamated Union of Building Trade Workers, Parkstone branch: minutes 1923-1972 (D-2819)
  • National Amalgamated Society of Operative House and Ship Painters and Decorators, Branksome branch: minutes (non-consecutive) 1913-1972 (D-2818)
  • Operative Bricklayers Society, Bournemouth and District: minutes, with records of the Parkstone branch 1892-1934 (D-2817)

Gloucestershire Archives

  • Amalgamated Union of Engingeering Workers, Stroud branch: minutes and financial records 1853-1981 (D14481)
  • Stroud and District Trades Union Council: minutes c1969-1997 (D14481)

Hull History Centre (Hull City Archives)

  • Hull Fish Merchants Protection Association: records incl minutes, board papers, corresp and registers of directors, managers, members and secretaries 1890-2006 (C DSFM)

Medway Archives and Local Studies Centre

  • Print Managers Association, Medway: minutes 1970-1980 (DE1265)

Sheffield City Archives

  • Sheffield Trade Union Council: minutes, corresp and other papers 1970-1999 (X805)
  • Womens Cooperative Guild and Cooperative Societies, Sheffield Heeley branch: minutes and photographs 1911-1979 (X754)

Tyne and Wear Archives

  • National Guild of Co-operators, Whickham View Branch: records incl, minutes and photographs 1936-2015 (DT.COP31)


National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections

  • Robert Bonnar (fl 1917-1978), railway worker and writer: literary, political and personal papers, and minutes and papers of the National Union of Railwaymen 1917-1978 (Acc.13810)

V&A Department of Theatre and Performance

  • Directors Guild of Great Britain: papers incl minutes and corresp 1983-2013 (THM/507)
  • Stage Management Association: committee minutes and corresp 1954-2007 (THM/503)


Working Class Movement Library

  • Manchester Salford and District Women's Trades Union Council: annual reports, minutes and papers 1895-1919 (ORG/MSTC/6)
  • National Union of Teachers, Bolton Branch: minutes and papers 1919-1993 (TU/TEACHA/6/1)


London University: Institute of Commonwealth Studies

  • David McKerrell (fl 1914-1944), trade unionist: corresp, leaflets and ephemera rel to the deportation of McKerrell and eight others from South Africa after a mining strike 1914-1944 (ICS194)

Museum of English Rural Life

  • British Meat Processors Association: records incl minutes of other associations 1908-2000 (Acc.DX2195)

Warwick University: Modern Records Centre

  • Rodney Kevan Bickerstaffe (1945-2017), public sector trade union leader: additional papers 1969-2009 (1074)
  • Mike Grindly (fl 1980-2017), trade unionist: personal memoir of the campaign against trade union membership at GCHQ 2009-2015 (1203)
  • John Lyons (1926-2016), trade union leader: personal papers 1926-2016 (1183)
  • Associated Society of Locomotive Engineers and Firemen: minutes, corresp and journals and papers rel to British Rail London-Midland Region and Toton branch c1900-2000 (1185)
  • Bank Officers' Guild: minutes of Manchester (William Deacons) branch (1162)
  • Case Con, radical social workers magazine: records 1979-1995 (CSN)
  • Maltsters Association of Great Britain: minutes, accounts, corresp, circulars and publications 1917-1991 (MAG)
  • National Union of Teachers: additional records incl benevolent and orphan fund annual reports and yearbooks 1943-1965 (1160)
  • Transport Salaried Staffs Association, Manchester Rail House branch: minutes 1970-1999 (1195)