Records of Scottish Typographical Association, trade union, Glasgow, Scotland

Scope and Content

  • Subscription books, 1909-1929.

Administrative / Biographical History

The  Scottish Typographical Association was established in  1853  to act as a union for compositors throughout the country. In around  1974  it became the Scottish Graphical Association and a year later it merged with the Society of Graphical and Allied Trades to form the Society of Graphical and Allied Trades.


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Description compiled in line with the following international standards: International Council on Archives, ISAD(G) Second Edition, September 1999and National Council on Archives, Rules for the construction of personal, place and corporate names

Fonds level compiled by Vikki Laidlaw, Hub Project Assistant, 18 November 2005. Lower levels converted to Encoded Archival Description by Alma Topen, Senior Assistant Archivist (Cataloguing), 11 April 2013.


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