Papers and a tape recording of Stynes' reminiscences, re: local TGWU activities, and especially the Standard strike, 1956.
Papers of Richard Stynes, trade unionist
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Richard ("Dick") Stynes worked as a Coventry Transport and General Workers' Union (TGWU) shop steward and convenor in various factories, including Standard (Aero Division, where he was involved in the 1956 strike) and Massey-Ferguson.
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The collection was deposited with the Centre in 1977.
Other Finding Aids
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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.