DUTCH, George Frederick (b 1894)

Scope and Content

Papers of co-operator, George Frederick Dutch (b 1894), including: material relating to Dutch's conscientious objection during the First World War and as a relief worker in France and Poland after the War, including transcript of interview with the Imperial War Museum, material regarding his imprisonment in Chelmsford Gaol and later press cuttings, 1942; papers relating to Dutch's involvement with the London Co-operative Society and its Committee of Management, including correspondence with David Hutton and other individuals and organisations, handwritten diary recording Dutch's service on the Committee of Management, note on a holiday in Bulgaria and ephemera and handbills covering his activities, 1928-1964.

Administrative / Biographical History

No further information at present.


The Dutch Archive is divided into the following two sections:

  • DUTCH/1: World War 1 Papers
  • DUTCH/2: London Co-Operative Society Papers

Access Information


Acquisition Information

Discovered by Stefan Dickers with part of the Co-Operative Collection, c2005.

Other Finding Aids

Adlib catalogue and copy of handlist available in researcher's area.

Archivist's Note

Entry compiled by Grace Biggins.

Conditions Governing Use

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