File. Walter Hannington (1896-1966).

Scope and Content

Drafts. Extensive correspondence, including with his daughter Jean Normile and his wife Winifred Hannington, and letters received in response to letter in the Morning Star. Photocopies of and notes from obituaries and funeral oration. Research: two black and white photographs (sent by his daughter); notes; photocopied extracts from Labour Monthly (1955-1966); photocopy of programme from his retirement party (1961); photocopies of his speeches (1941 & 1943); original and photocopied news cuttings; photocopied extracts from R Hayburn's PhD thesis, 'The response to unemployment in the 1930's, with particular reference to south-east Lancashire' (1970)