Title : Associated Carpenters and Joiners' Society of Scotland

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Glasgow district minutes, 1876-86; annual reports, 1863-1910; monthly and fortnightly reports, 1872-1911; rulebook, 1880.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Associated Carpenters and Joiners' Society of Scotland was founded in 1861 largely on the initiative of the United Joiners of Glasgow and West of Scotland. In 1911 it merged with the Amalgamated Society of Carpenters and Joiners.

Reference: T.J. Connelly, The woodworkers, 1860-1960.Amalgamated Society of Woodworkers, 1960

Conditions Governing Access

Open.

Archivist's Note

The archive has been listed as part of the Union of Construction, Allied Trades and Technicians. An authority file exists for the Associated Carpenters and Joiners' Society of Scotland (GB 152 AAR444).

Custodial History

The Associated Carpenters and Joiners' Society of Scotland papers form part of the Union of Construction, Allied Trades and Technicians archive. The initial deposit was made in 1974 and accruals are listed under the entry for the Union of Construction, Allied Trades and Technicians (MSS.78/UC) .