Work Study Schools

Scope and Content

Correspondence between the Cotton Board and Amalgamation regarding work study courses run by the Cotton Board at Manchester, Oldham, Blackburn and Bury. The work study schools provided instruction in the principles of work measurement to managers and union officials. The file also includes correspondence between the Amalgamation and the FMCSA and management consultants, Urwick, Orr and Partners ltd. regarding work study tests in mule rooms.