Executive Committee minutes (1909-36; 1961-5); correspondence about annual conferences, telegraphists' cramp, agreements and the transfer of engagements to the NGA (1909-65); publications, including copies of the journal, The Press Telegraphist(1924-65); London and Manchester branch records (1910-65).
National Union of Press Telegraphists
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 152 NPT
- Dates of Creation1909-1965
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description3 boxes
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The NUPT was founded in August 1909 and amalgamated with the National Graphical Association in June 1965. An outline of its history is given in the Jubilee Souvenir booklet included in the deposit (ref. MSS.39/PT/4/4/1).
Reference: John Gennard, A history of the National Graphical Association. London, 1990.
This collection is available to researchers by appointment at the Modern Records Centre, University of Warwick. See http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/services/library/mrc/using/
Other Finding Aids
Link to full catalogue: http://mrc-catalogue.warwick.ac.uk/records/NPT
The archive was deposited on indefinite loan by the National Graphical Association head office in June 1977.
June 1995. Additional records delivered by Mr Hall of the Graphical Paper and Media Union London Region.