Newspaper Cuttings

Scope and Content

Newspaper cuttings concerning strikes and stoppages, mainly the Tonypandy riots. The cuttings concern police complaints and violence; famine and pauperism of affected families; and workmen's relief funds and efforts for peace. Further cuttings include coverage of 'The Battle of Penygraig' and statistics relating to miner's wages, deaths, pensions and colliery profits.

Custodial History

Previous reference number: DNCB/9