British Rainwear Manufacturers' Federation (formerly the Rubber Proofed Garment Manufacturers' Association)

Scope and Content

Subject files, 1937-1979.

The collection forms part of the archive of the British Clothing Industry Association (MSS.222), in which the records of various predecessor and related organisations are contained.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Rubber Proofed Garment Manufacturers' Association (the British Rainwear Manufacturers' Federation from 1952) joined the Clothing Manufacturers' Federation, c1971.

Access Information

This collection is available to researchers by appointment at the Modern Records Centre, University of Warwick. See

Acquisition Information

This collection was deposited with the Modern Records Centre in 1981 by the British Clothing Industry Association and forms part of its archive.

Other Finding Aids

Conditions Governing Use

There are no restrictions on the use of this archive, apart from the requirements of copyright law.

Appraisal Information

This collection has been weeded for duplicates.


Further deposits are not expected.

Related Material

The records of similar associations can also be found within MSS.222.