Includes a few records added by the National Union of Bank Employees to series begun by the Guild.
Bank Officers' Guild
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
In 1918 the Bank Officers' Guild was formed to represent managerial and clerical staff in all banks in England and Wales. In 1919 the Scottish Bankers' Association was formed in Scotland. In 1946 the two bodies amalgamated and adopted the joint title of the National Union of Bank Employees. In 1979 the union renamed itself the Banking, Insurance and Finance Union.
Reference: Arthur Marsh and Victoria Ryan, Historical Directory of Trade Unions, Vol.1 (Gower, 1980).
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 first deposit was made by the National Union of Bank Employees in August 1974. Further deposits were made in 1974, 1975, 1976, 1985, 1988 and 1990, 2004 and 2005.
Other Finding Aids
Link to full catalogue: https://mrc-catalogue.warwick.ac.uk/records/BOG
Conditions Governing Use
There are no restrictions on the use of this archive, apart from the requirements of copyright law.
This collection has been weeded for duplicates.
Further deposits are not expected.