Papers of Hubert James (Jim) Fyrth, historian and communist

Scope and Content

Working notes, correspondence and collected material used in preparation of 'The Foundry Workers: A Trade Union History' (Manchester, 1959), which Fyrth co-wrote with Henry Collins, staff tutor at the Oxford Extra-Mural Delegacy c.1959.

Access Information

This collection is available to researchers by appointment at the Modern Records Centre, University of Warwick. See

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Custodial History

The collection was donated to the Centre in 1981 by H.J. Fyrth.