Records of The Scotch Whisky Industry, research notes and historical files

Scope and Content

  • Histories and historical notes relating to the Scotch Whisky Association 1923-1987
  • Parliamentary papers relating to the Scotch Whisky Association 1708-1909
  • Council papers relating to the Scotch Whisky Association 1987-1989
  • Legal papers relating to the Scotch Whisky Association 1882-1991
  • Minutes relating to the Scotch Whisky Association 1951-1974
  • Various reports and reviews 1945-1993
  • Pamphlets, publications and press cuttings 1959-1983
  • Correspondence c.1988
  • Photographs and drawings c.1991
  • Company history folders 1870-1994

Administrative / Biographical History

This collection comprises of the research notes and materials compiled by Charles H Craig for his book The Scotch Whisky Industry Record which was published in April 1994.


Chronological within record series

Access Information

Some of the materials may be subject to Data Protection implications, as well as individual company ownership of certain records.

Acquisition Information

Deposit : Charles H Craig : 1995 : ACCN 00228

Other Finding Aids

Digital file level list available in searchroom

Alternative Form Available

No known copies

Archivist's Note

Fonds level description compiled by Rachel Hosker, Assistant Archivist (Scottish Business Archive), 01 August 2003

Conditions Governing Use

Applications for permission to quote should be sent to the Archivist.

Reproduction subject to usual conditions: educational use and condition of documents

Appraisal Information

This material has been appraised in line with standard GB 248 procedures

Custodial History

Held by Chrles H Craig until deposit with Glasgow University Archive Services


None expected

Location of Originals

This material is original


Craig, Charles H.The Scotch Whisky Industry Record . Dumbarton : Index Publishing Ltd  , 1994  .