Doncaster Co-operative Society

Scope and Content

This series consists of records created by Doncaster Co-operative Society including reports and balance sheets, press cuttings, trust deeds, correspondence, photographs, records of the Transport Department, and records of the Doncaster Co-operative Party.

Administrative / Biographical History

Doncaster Co-operative Society was formed in May 1868. In 1969 the Society joined to become part of the Co-operative Retail Services. At this point the central offices were at The Emporium, St Sepulchre and they had a large number of branch stores all over Doncaster.