Papers of the Soft Drinks Industry (War Time) Association Ltd.

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      GB 161 MSS. Eng. misc. b. 389-92, c. 819-40, d. 1237
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Scope and Content

Papers of the Soft Drinks Industry (War Time) Association Ltd., consisting of: correspondence, printed statutory rules and order, lists of members, memoranda and circulars, papers relating to gallonage and sugar allowances, papers relating to the deconcentration of the industry, committee meeting minutes, and accounts.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Soft Drinks Industry (War Time) Associaton Ltd. went into voluntary liquidation in 1948.

Access Information

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Acquisition Information

The papers were given to the Library in 1953.


Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. I, nos. 43329-57.


The papers were extensively used in S.D.I. ... an account of the soft drinks industry in Britain ... 1942-1948, edited by K. Penn (London [1949]).