Collection of co-operative society receipts collected by R Kennedy

Scope and Content

The collection consists of seven receipts for goods purchased from co-operatives stores including shoes, wool, plasters, bandages, brushes, toilet roll, table scarf, rope and cut glass. There is also a receipt from a Falkirk pawnbroker and stamps and cards.

Administrative / Biographical History

R Kennedy appears to have been a member of a co-operative society in the Falkirk area of Scotland.

Access Information

All open materials can be viewed by prior arrangement, Monday- Friday, 10 am- 5pm. Contact the Archivist at: National Co-operative Archive, Co-operative College, Holyoake House, Hanover Street, Manchester, M60 0AS. Email:,

Acquisition Information

The collection of receipts was donated to the National Co-operative Archive by Bill Badger, October 2012.

Other Finding Aids

No other finding aids exist

Archivist's Note

Description compiled by Adam Shaw, Archivist, November 2012.

Custodial History

The collection of receipts was found in the bottom of a pair of Art Deco vases which were purchased by the depositor from a shop in Dunfermline, October 2012.


None expected.

Geographical Names