Clapham Conservative Association

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Minute books of the Clapham Conservative Association, 1889-1893, 1902-1909, 1918-1925, 1934-1949; minute books of the Metropolitan Conservative Agents' Association, 1891-1893, 1896, 1899, 1902, 1905-1924; minute book of the Metropolitan Association of Conservative and Unionist Agents, 1938-1947; minute book of the Clapham Park South Branch Conservative Association, 1907-1936; minute book, 1893-1905, and register of meetings, 1905-1914, of the Conservative Agents Benevolent Association; loose papers and agendas removed from the volumes, 1892-1924.

Administrative / Biographical History

No information available at present.

Arrangement

Mainly comprises bound volumes.

Conditions Governing Access

This collection has been microfilmed and the originals withdrawn from public use for preservation purposes. The microfilm must be used. Apply to Archivist for originals.

Other Finding Aids

Temporary handlist available.

Alternative Form Available

Microfilm made available by Follet Preservation Microfilming Project, 1999. Films are held on open access in the Library (Archives MF 546-8).

Archivist's Note

Sources: British Library of Political and Economic Science catalogue; Historical Manuscripts Commission National Register of Archives. Compiled by Sarah Aitchison as part of the RSLP AIM25 project.

Separated Material

The Bodleian Library, Oxford University, holds minute books of the Metropolitan Conservative Agents' Association, 1925-1931 and 1946-1964 (Ref: Conservative Party Archives).

Conditions Governing Use

Apply to Archivist for copyright details. Microfilm copies only.

Custodial History

Deposited by the Clapham Conservative Association in 1971.