George Renshaw/George Moore Papers

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Transport workers' Minority Movement and rank and file publications, (microfilm), 1929-66. Includes Busman's Punch, 1932-4 (incomplete); and The Platform, 1949-66

Administrative / Biographical History

George Renshaw was a pioneer member of the Communist Party of Great Britain, and an active member of the Minority Movement. He produced such papers as the Railway Vigilant and the Busman's Punch, and was for many years on the industrial staff of the Daily Worker. He retired in 1967.

Reference: Finding aid for MSS.104

Conditions Governing Access

Access : Open

Archivist's Note

An authority file exists for George Renshaw (GB 152 AAR0969).

Custodial History

The collection was purchased by the Centre in 1975.

Personal Names