Members Circulars, 1905-1984; Annual Reviews 1980-96.
Papers of the British Printing Industries Federation
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 152 MSS.375col
- Dates of Creation1905-1995
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description0.103 cubic metres
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The Federation of Master Printers and Allied Trades of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland was founded in Apr 1901. In June 1931 the Federation's name was changed to the British Federation of Master Printers. In April 1974 its name was changed again to become the British Printing Industries Federation.
The Modern Records Centre uses a classification scheme. For further details of the scheme, see http://www.warwick.ac.uk/services/library/mrc/mrcclass.shtml. It is compatible with ISAD(G): General International Standard Archival Description (2000).
Conditions Governing Access
There are no restrictions on access to these papers.
The St Bride's Printing Library has generously presented to the Centre several volumes of Members Circulars. Annual Reviews 1980-96 were generously donated by the British Printing Industries Federation. This collection was deposited with the Centre by the British Printing Industries Federation in 1997.
Other Finding Aids
Originally processed by C Woodland in March 1997, using Word 6.0. A paper catalogue to file level is available in the Centre's searchroom. A paper copy of this collection level description is also available in the Centre's searchroom.
Authority records exist for The Federation of Master Printers and Allied Trades of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland (GB 152 AAR1863), the British Federation of Master Printers (GB 152 AAR1864), and the British Printing Industries Federation (GB 152 AAR1837).
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.