Norman Jacobs Papers

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Circulated minutes, reports, memoranda and publications of the CPSA, 1971-85, and of Council of Civil Service Unions, 1982-5; minutes, reports and publications of political organisations including CPSA Broad Left and Harwich Labour Party, 1971-85; World Marxist Review , 1972-7.

Administrative / Biographical History

Norman Jacobs was a member of the Civil and Public Services Association National Executive Committee.

Reference: Accessions file for MSS.199.

Conditions Governing Access

Local Labour Party material, and CPSA committee papers are subject to a 15-year closure; ASTMS recruitment file has a 10-year closure.

Archivist's Note

The Centre also holds other records relating to the Civil and Public Services Association (MSS.22). Authority files exist for Norman Jacobs (GB 152 AAR0952) and the Civil and Public Services Association (GBR 0152 AAR0951).

Custodial History

The papers were deposited with the Centre in 1979 by Norman Jacobs.


  • March 1983, 11 boxes of CPSA and Labour Party material;
  • November 1985, Miscellaneous CPSA files.

Personal Names