R O Roberts collection

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Personal Collections, 1973-1974 including collection of papers,circulars, campaign literature and newscuttings concerning the disputes between postgraduates and the teaching staff at the University of Wales, Swansea.

Administrative / Biographical History

The collection concerns the disputes 1973-1974 between the postgraduates and the teaching staff in the Philosophy Department at the University of Wales, Swansea. Strike action was taken by the Association of Scientific, Technical and Managerial Staffs (ASTMS) and the Association of University Teachers (AUT) leading to the occupation of college buildings by students.

Conditions Governing Access

Accessible to all researchers by appointment. Please note that somecollections contain sensitive information and access may be restricted.

Personal Names