Trade Union papers

Scope and Content

Papers relating to Gordon Curruthers' work with the Union of Construction, Allied Trades and Technicians, and Swansea Trades Council. Includes a cashbook for the Amalgamated Society of Woodworkers, Swansea, annual reports, rules books, minutes, conference agendas of the UCATT, correspondence to and papers of Gordon Curruthers, and minutes and papers of Swansea Trades Council.

Administrative / Biographical History

On 1 July 1971 the Amalgamated Society of Woodworkers and Painters and the Amalgamated Union of Building Trade Workers amalgamated to form the Amalgamated Society of Woodworkers, Painters and Builders. In December 1971 the new union changed its name to the Union of Construction, Allied Trades and Technicians. Reference: Wood, Leslie M. 'A Union to Build: The story of UCATT' (London : Union of Construction, Allied Trades and Technicians, 1979).

Arrangement

Arranged into 2 sub-sub fonds; the Union of Construction, Allied Trades and Technicians,and Swansea Trades Council.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply

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