Minutes, 1895-1914, and other records, 1892-1913 (MSS.148/PC); Liverpool record book, 1887-93, and officers' biographies (MSS.225).
United Kingdom Postal Clerks' Association
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 152 MSS.148/PC
- Dates of Creation1887-1914
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description[ not recorded ]
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The Association was established in 1887. It merged with the Postal Telegraph Clerks' Association in 1914 to form the Postal and Telegraph Clerks' Association.
Reference:; Alan Clinton, Post Office Workers : a trade union and social history.London, 1984.
Conditions Governing Access
The archive has been given the classification MSS.148 together with a unique suffix to indicate that it is a constituent part of the papers of the Union of Communication Workers (now itself part of the Communication Workers' Union). Some of the union's records are located at (MSS.225) . There are also several related deposits at the Modern Records Centre and these are listed under the entry for the Union of Communication Workers (MSS.148/UCW) .
An authority file exists for this corporate body (GB 152 AAR1080).
The United Kingdom Postal Clerks' Association papers form part of the archive of the Union of Communication Workers. The initial deposit relating to this archive was made on the 17th February 1977 and accruals are listed under the entry for the Union of Communication Workers. (MSS.148/UCW) .