Paper Stainers' Union of General Workers
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 152 PSU
- Dates of Creation1897-1925
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description1 box
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The Paper Stainers' Union of General Workers was established in 1890 in Darwen. In 1919 its merger with the Amalgamated Society of Machine Paper Stainers and Colour Mixers of Great Britain formed the Wallpaper Workers' 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/
Other Finding Aids
Link to full catalogue: http://mrc-catalogue.warwick.ac.uk/records/PSU
Conditions Governing Use
Any proposal to write the complete history of the union should be referred to the Head of Education and Training at the Graphical, Paper and Media Union. Please consult an archivist.
The Paper Stainers' Union of General Workers' records form part of the National Union of Wallcoverings, Decorative and Allied Trades archive. This was collected by Richard Storey on the 20th May 1980 and deposited on indefinite loan in the Centre.