Steve Jefferys Papers (International Socialism Group/Socialist Workers Party)

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

International Socialism Group/Socialist Workers' Party, Executive Council papers, 1969, 1979-80; Glasgow North Branch minutes, 1969-71; subject files, 1967-80; papers re student politics at LSE, 1966-7; various publications, 1965-80; MS. notes, n.d.

Administrative / Biographical History

Leading student activist, London School of Economics, 1966-67; full-time Industrial Organiser, International Socialism Group/Socialist Workers' Party, 1974-79. Department of Economics and Economic History, Manchester Polytechnic (now Manchester Metropolitan University), c.1986.

Reference: Chris Cook and David Waller, The Longman Guide to Sources in Contemporary British History 2: Individuals (Longman, 1994); Steve Jefferys, Management and Managed: 50 Years of Crisis at Chrysler(1986)

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Archivist's Note

The Centre also holds the records of the International Socialism Group (MSS.84), and of its members Colin Barker (MSS.152) Richard Hyman (MSS.84), Richard Kuper (MSS.250), Alistair Mutch (MSS.284) and Stirling Smith (MSS.205). Authority files exist for Colin Barker (GB 152 AAR0717), Prof. Richard Hyman (GBR 0152 AAR0718), Steve Jefferys (GBR 0152 AAR0719), Richard Kuper (GBR 0152 AAR0720), Alistair Mutch (GBR 0152 AAR0721), Stirling Smith (GBR 0152 AAR722), the International Socialism Group (GBR 0152 AAR0723) and the Socialist Workers Party (GBR 0152 AAR0733).

Custodial History

The collection was deposited with the Centre by Steve Jefferys in 1982.

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