Correspondence of Ronald Carey, entitled " Letters in the 30s"; printed leaflets and booklets respecting cycles and components, 1931-1963; printed programmes for annual sporting and cycling events in Southern England, 1932-1947, in some of which R. Carey competed; nine club journals, 1936-1955; a few maps and guides, etc., 1950s and undated.
Papers of W. Carey & Son.
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Carey's, of 72 Romsey Road, Shirley, Southampton, established in 1905, were lightweight cycle-builders and specialists and official repairers to the National Cyclists' Union.
This collection is available to researchers by appointment at the Modern Records Centre, University of Warwick. See http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/services/library/mrc/using/
This collection was deposited in the Centre by the National Cycle Archive in1994.
Other Finding Aids
Link to full catalogue: http://mrc-catalogue.warwick.ac.uk/records/NCA/1/6
Conditions Governing Use
There are no restrictions on the use of this archive, apart from the requirements of copyright law.
Further deposits are not expected.