Minutes, 1904-14; rules, 1900.
Leeds and District Trade and Friendly Society of Sheet Metal Workers
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 152 LDM
- Dates of Creation1900-1914
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description1 box
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The Leeds and District Trade and Friendly Society of Sheet Metal Workers was formed in November 1857. It joined the National Amalgamated Tin and Iron Plate, Sheet Metal Workers and Braziers in 1903 and amalgamated with other affiliated societies in 1920 to form the National Union of Sheet Metal Workers and Braziers.
Reference: Ted Brake, Men of Good Character: A history of the National Union of Sheet Metal Workers, Coppersmiths, Heating and Domestic Engineers (Lawrence and Wishart: London, 1985).
The records form part of the archive of Manufacturing, Science, Finance (MSS.101) and within that are a constitutent of the archive of the National Union of Sheet Metal Workers, Coppersmiths, Heating and Domestic Engineers (MSS.101/SM).
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/
This archive was transferred to the Modern Records Centre from the National Museum of Labour History in October 1989 and April 1990.
Other Finding Aids
Link to full catalogue: http://mrc-catalogue.warwick.ac.uk/records/LDM
Conditions Governing Use
There are no restrictions on the use of this archive, apart from the requirements of copyright law.
This collection has been weeded for duplicates.
Further deposits are not expected.