Reports, 1889-1916 (incomplete).
National Union of Gasworkers and General Labourers
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 152 NUG
- Dates of Creation1889-1916
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description2 boxes
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The union was founded in 1889 as the National Union of Gasworkers and General Labourers. In 1916 it became the National Union of General Workers and in 1921 absorbed the National Federation of Women Workers. In 1924 it amalgamated with the National Amalgamated Union of Labour and the Municipal Employees' Association to form the National Union of General and Municipal Workers.
Reference: H.A. Clegg, General union in a changing society. Oxford, 1964
This collection is available to researchers by appointment at the Modern Records Centre, University of Warwick. See http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/services/library/mrc/using/
Other Finding Aids
Link to full catalogue: http://mrc-catalogue.warwick.ac.uk/records/NUG
These records were deposited by the General, Municipal, Boilermakers and Allied Trades Union.