Papers of Len Powell, secretary of the Council, 1941-1944 (Powell was later industrial officer of the Association of Supervisory Staffs, Executives and Technicians); three separately acquired publications, 1942-1944.
Engineering and Allied Trades Shop Stewards National Council
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 152 ESS
- Dates of Creation1941-1944
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description2 boxes (1 [MSS.79], 1 [MSS.497])
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The Council was established during World War II with the aim of fully mobilising workers in these industries for maximum production as a contribution to the war effort.
This collection is available to researchers by appointment at the Modern Records Centre, University of Warwick. See https://www2.warwick.ac.uk/services/library/mrc/using/
The records with references prefixed MSS.79 were received from the Manufacturing, Science, Finance (MSF) trade union in December 1988. The publications with references prefixed MSS.497 were transferred from Warwick University Library in May 2003.
Other Finding Aids
Link to full catalogue: https://mrc-catalogue.warwick.ac.uk/records/ESS