Education Welfare Officers' National Association: Grimoldby Papers

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Three boxes of material including various publications of Education Welfare Officers' National Association; items relating to Yorkshire and Lincolnshire Federation; some letters and press cuttings.

Administrative / Biographical History

Richard Grimoldby was brought up in Doncaster and left school at 17 to work for Doncaster Wire Works. He later held a number of posts with the Education Welfare Officers' National Association; branch secretary for the West Riding, Federation Secretary for Yorkshire and Lincolnshire, member of the National Executive Council and President (1970-71).

Reference: Accession file for MSS.71 and press cutting from MSS.122.

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Archivist's Note

The main archive of the Education Welfare Officers' National Association is also held in the Centre. This includes records of its predecessor organisations and some of its successor, the National Association of Social Workers in Education (MSS.71). An authority file exists for R Grimoldby (GB 152 AAR1382).

Custodial History

The papers were collected from Mr Grimoldby by Janet Druker in February 1976.

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