Correspondence files and circulars

Scope and Content

The records include correspondence files relating to the mergerwith the National Union of Blastfurnacemen, and correspondence with the British Steel Corporation, International Metalworkers Federation, the Trades Union Congress, other trade-unions and the European Community. There are also financial files, and copies of circulars, publications and reports.

Administrative / Biographical History

Thesefiles and circulars are central papers of the Iron and Steel Trades Confederation (ISTC) in South Wales which consists of Division 5, Gwent and EastWales and Division 6, Swansea and West Wales.