Alistair Mutch Papers (International Socialism Group/Socialist Workers Party)

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

IS/SWP printed ephemera, 1970s-80s

Administrative / Biographical History

Involved with student politics, during a rent strike at Dundee University. Joined the International Socialism Group in 1974. Socialist Worker organiser, and member of district committee.

Reference: Accession file for GB 152 284

Conditions Governing Access

Access : Socialist Workers Party internal documents are closed for 15 years. Otherwise, all other material is on open access.

Archivist's Note

The Centre also holds the records of the International Socialism Group (MSS.84), and of its members Colin Barker (MSS.152) Richard Hyman (MSS.84), Steve Jefferys (MSS.244), Richard Kuper (MSS.250) and Stirling Smith (MSS.205). Authority files exist for Colin Barker (GB 152 AAR0717), Prof. Richard Hyman (GBR 0152 AAR0718), Steve Jefferys (GBR 0152 AAR0719), Richard Kuper (GBR 0152 AAR0720), Alistair Mutch (GBR 0152 AAR0721), Stirling Smith (GBR 0152 AAR722), the International Socialism Group (GBR 0152 AAR0723) and the Socialist Workers Party (GBR 0152 AAR0733).

Custodial History

The collection was deposited with the Centre by Alistair Mutch in 1992.

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