National Guild of Co-operators: Hyde Branch

Scope and Content

Records of the Hyde Branch of the National Guild of Co-operators including minutes of meetings.

Administrative / Biographical History

The National Guild of Co-operators was set up in 1926 to create one national adult co-operative auxiliary of men and women in addition to the Womens' Co-operative Guild and National Co-operative Men's Guild that were auxiliary groups exclusive to women and men. The first annual conference of the Guild took place in Nottingham in 1927.

The National Guild of Co-operators was arranged into regional branches. Hyde Branch was one of these.

Access Information

National Co-operative Archive Co-operative College Holyoake House Hanover Street Manchester M60 0AS

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Archivist's Note

Description compiled by Adam Shaw, Archivist, May 2012.