General Secretary's Office

Scope and Content

This image shows the private office of the General Secretary of the Co-operative Union, who at this time was R A Palmer. The office is part of the new extension to Holyoake House, completed in 1933. The room is wood panelled with a large desk in the middle and a chest of drawers under the window that has two telephones on top. There are three leather chairs, there is also a safe at the back of the room. Black and white.