Alcester Co-operative Industrial Society

Scope and Content

The collection is comprised primarily of minutes of the Alcester Co-operative Society Management Committee and Superannuation Fund meetings, as well as reports and accounts.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Alcester Co-operative Society was formed in 1875 and its management was taken over by the Birmingham Co-operative Society in 1964, before being absorbed completely in 1968. At the time of the merger, the society had over 19,000 members.

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