Minutes; financial records; miscellaneous records.
National Union of Leather Workers
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 152 NLE
- Dates of Creation1867-1976
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description2 boxes
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The National Union of Leather Workers was formed in 1928 by the amalgamation of the National Society of Portmanteau, Trunk, Bag and Fancy Leather Workers, the Union of Saddlers and General Leather Workers and the Sheffield Fancy Leather Workers. It was renamed the National Union of Leather Workers and Allied Trades in c.1941. In 1971 it merged with the National Union of Boot and Shoe Maker Operatives, the Amalgamated Society of Leather Workers and Kindred Trades and the National Union of Glovers and Leather Workers to form the National Union of Footwear, Leather and Allied Trades.
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Other Finding Aids
Link to full catalogue: https://mrc-catalogue.warwick.ac.uk/records/NLE