Conversation with Bill Lang

Scope and Content

Arthur McIvor and Hugh McGuinness in conversation with Bill Lang, recorded 29 January 1988. An alternative date provided is 17 May 1988; this is unlikely to be accurate.
- sound recording (1h 6m 8s) and transcript
Bill Lang was employed at the Singer sowing machine plant c.1911-c.1918.


- Griffin, Paul (2015) 'The spatial politics of Red Clydeside: historical labour geographies and radical connections', PhD thesis, University of Glasgow
- McIvor, Arthur (2006) 'Jane Rae', in 'Biographical dictionary of Scottish women': 295-296.

Alternative Form Available

Clydebank Library Heritage Centre holds a copy of the compact cassette as well as a transcript

Archivist's Note

Created by Anna-K Mayer, 26 January 2017

No paperwork / copyright transfer or consent form found/akm January 2017

Date of recording: Inscription on tape is 29 January 1988; this is also the date given in a recent PhD thesis (Griffin 2015), which used material held at Clydebank Library Heritage Centre. McIvor (2006) gives 17 May 1988 as the date./akm January 2017

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