Equal Opportunity

Archive Unit
  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 106 6CCS/3/26
  • Dates of Creation
      1933-1957
  • Physical Description
      12 folders

Scope and Content

Files previously numbered i-xii.

6CCS/3/26/1. Correspondence relating to `Equal Opportunity' in the Air Ministry 1953-1956. Box FL255;

6CCS/3/26/2. Correspondence relating to `Equal Opportunity' in (a) Ministry of Agriculture 1951

(b) Ministry of Health (Doctors in the Health Service) 1956. Box FL255;

6CCS/3/26/3. Correspondence relating to `Equal Opportunity' in the Colonial Service 1933-1957

Includes HM Colonial Service, Information Regarding appointments for Women: Pre-War Regulations. Box FL255;

6CCS/3/26/4. Correspondence relating to `Equal Opportunity' in the Commonwealth Relations Office 1952, 1956. Box FL255;

6CCS/3/26/5. Correspondence relating to `Equal Opportunity' in HM Customs and Excise. 1956. Box FL255;

6CCS/3/26/6. Correspondence relating to `Equal Opportunity' in the Foreign Service and Diplomatic Service

Includes Stray minutes and draft Minutes of the Council of Women Civil Servants Executive Committee; Minutes and a Report of the Committee to re-examine the question of admission of Women to the Foreign Service 1945-1956. Box FL255;

6CCS/3/26/7. Correspondence, etc. relating to `Equal Opportunity' in the General Post Office 1954-1956

Correspondence relating to `Equal Opportunity' in the Ministry of Labour and National Service - (1) Grade; (2) Scales; (3) Shortage of Women in responsible posts. 1948-1951.

(Originally attached to 6CCS/3/26/8, but is self-contained, chronologically earlier and is more specialised in content). Box FL255;

6CCS/3/26/8. Correspondence, drafts, etc., relating to `Equal Opportunity' in the Ministry of Labour 1943-1957

Includes Report of Home Office Departmental Committee on Factory Inspectorate (HMSO 1930). Box FL255;

6CCS/3/26/9. Correspondence relating to `Equal Opportunity' in Legal Posts

(1) Office of the Public Trustee 1952-1953

(2) H.M. Customs and Excise 1952-1953

(3) Dept of the Director of Public Prosecutions 1954-1955. Box FL255;

6CCS/3/26/10. Correspondence relating to `Equal Opportunity' in the House of Commons Library 1955. Box FL256;

6CCS/3/26/11. Correspondence relating to `Equal Opportunity' in the War Office 1953-1957. Box FL256;

6CCS/3/26/12. Correspondence relating to `Equal Opportunity' in the Ministry of Works 1955-1956. Box FL256.