Annual Reports of the Ceylon Co-operative Movement

Scope and Content

Reports compiled by the Registrar of Co-operative Societies. The reports carry details of the progress of co-operation across the country for the stated period and are particularly rich with statistical data. Often an historical background of the co-operative movement in the country is included at the beginning of the reports along with details regarding staffing. Further details of visiting dignitaries and fellow co-operators are generally recorded along with the recording of any overseas training courses attended by staff members. Occasionally images are found depicting co-operators at work or new co-operative premises.