Various series of minutes, 1847-1955; annual reports, 1882-1954; delegates' meeting reports, 1921-39 (MSS.28/PM);Report of branches, 1898; rule books; agreement, 1951; delegates' meeting reports, 1935-55 (MSS.39A/PM)
Printing Machine Managers' Trade Society
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 152 PMM
- Dates of Creation1847-1955
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description18 boxes (17 [MSS.28], 1 [MSS.39])
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The Printing Machine Managers' Trade Society was established in 1839. In 1955 it amalgamated with the London Society of Compositors to form the London Typographical Society.
Reference: John Gennard, A history of the National Graphical Association. (London, Unwin Hyman, 1990).
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/PMM
The bulk of the Printing Machine Managers' Trade Society's records were deposited in the Centre in 1974 by its successor, the NGA London Region.