File: Correspondence and papers

Scope and Content

Papers relating to the foundation of BOCSPA in 1880, comprising two copies of a paper, "No.1 Scheme. Basis for proposed Amalgamation" dated 27 Dec 1879, which outlines proposed rules and organisation of "The Operative Cotton Spinners Association and its vicinity". One copy of the paper has an enclosure outlining proposals for a Special meeting on the question 29 December 1879.