A small collection of ephemeral printed papers, mostly issues of periodicals and reports, viz. Aberdeen Clarion, 1966; Labour Research , 1950 - 1951; Trades Union Congress conference reports, 1946 - 1955 (incomplete); admission cards to public meetings held by ?Aberdeen Committee for Spanish Relief or ?International Brigade Wounded and Dependants' Aid Committee, 1938 - 1939.
Miscellaneous Trade Union literature
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 231 MS 2671
- Dates of Creation1939 - 1966
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical Description4 volumes and 1 envelope (0.07 linear metres) No physical characteristics affecting use of collection
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
This collection of printed papers was created to provide a 'home' for ephemeral trade union and related literature, which is of historical interest, but cannot be related by provenance to any particular individual or organisation.
Listed as received
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Open, subject to signature accepting conditions of use at reader registration sheet
Deposited in the University between 1967 and 1972, probably with other trade union records received during this period, but not assigned to any particular union.
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Very brief collection level description available on Aberdeen University Library Catalogue, accessible online http://www.abdn.ac.uk/diss/library/
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