This collection contains: unsigned minutes of the Boards, their administrative and district trade committees and other meetings.
Tailoring Trade Boards and the Ready Made and Wholesale Bespoke Tailoring Trade Board
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 152 TTB
- Dates of Creation1910-1925
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description3 boxes
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The Trade Boards Act of 1909 established trade boards empowered to fix minimum wage rates in certain unorganised trades such as clothing, where feeling had been aroused against 'sweated wages'
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/
These records were presented to the Centre by Terry Mackey, to whose attention they had been drawn in the course of his research.
Other Finding Aids
Link to full catalogue: http://mrc-catalogue.warwick.ac.uk/records/TTB
Conditions Governing Use
Copyright/Reproduction 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.