Records and notes regarding early co-operative societies

Scope and Content

Including records regarding Cainscross and Ebley Co-operative Society: pages from Cainscross and Ebley Economist; a photograph with key of those who attended the Social Sciences Congress (1866); a letter regarding the early records; 1st, 17th, 18th and 19th quarterly reports. There is also a letter regarding the early records of Oldham Industrial Co-operative Society; notes on the early days of Brighton Co-operative Society; a letter from Edward Owen Greening regarding the book binding of the Co-op News and a picture of G J Holyoake.