Minutes, 1889-1968; accounts, 1903-37; some branch records, 1903-61.
Print Block, Roller and Stamp Cutters' Society
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The Print Block, Roller and Stamp Cutters' Society was founded in Manchester, England, in November 1889 as the Amalgamated Society of Block, Roller and Stamp Cutters. It became the Print Block, Roller and Stamp Cutters' Society in 1930. In 1917 the union became a founder member of the Wallpaper Stainers Trade Union Federation. In 1969 it transferred its engagements to the Wallpaper Workers' Union.
Conditions Governing Access
Access : Open
An authority file exists for this corporate body (GB 152 AAR124).
Conditions Governing Use
Any proposal to write the complete history of the union should be referred to the Head of Education and Training at the Graphical, Paper and Media Union. Please consult an archivist.
The Print Block, Roller and Stamp Cutters' Society records form part of the National Union of Wallcoverings, Decorative and Allied Trades archive. This was collected by Richard Storey on the 20th May 1980 and deposited on indefinite loan in the Centre.