The records consist solely of minutes from the Association (1931-60) and related bodies, including Basford and District associations (1874-1927).
Records of the Nottingham and District Hosiery Finishers Association, 1874-1956
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 159 Ho
- Dates of Creation1874-1956
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical Description22 volumes
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The early development of the Association cannot be traced, but it is known that it amalgamated with the National Union of Hosiery and Knitwear Workers in 1969. At this time it had a membership of 3,200 and was one of the largest local societies representing hosiery workers.
The records are divided according to organisation and arranged chronologically within each section.
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Other Finding Aids
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- In the Reading Room, University of Nottingham Library: Typescript Catalogue, 2 pp
- At the National Register of Archives, London: Typescript Catalogue, 2 pp
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The records were given to Nottingham University Library by the Secretary of the Association in 1957.