Records of the Scottish National Building Trades Federation (Employers), employers’ association, Glasgow

Scope and Content

The collection comprises records of the following organisations:  

  • Master Masons' Association of Glasgow & Neighbourhood 1876-1919;
  • Scottish Building Contractors' Association 1919;
  • Scottish National Building Trades Federation (Employers);
  • Scottish National Joint Council for the Building Industry;
  • Joint Board constituted under the Uniformity (Scotland) Building and Civil Engineering Industries;
  • Local Joint District Association and related Associations.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Scottish National Building Trades Federation was an employers' association from Glasgow, Scotland.


The collection is listed to the in-house standard

Access Information

Open, subject to the  Data Protection Act 1998

Acquisition Information

Private records deposited by the owner. Received prior to the introduction of formal accessioning procedures.


Compiled by Jenny Bunn, Assistant Archivist, 20 Mar 2000. Catalogue converted to Encoded Archival Description by Jennifer Turner, Archive Assistant (Graduate Trainee), 28 Jan 2013.

Other Finding Aids

File list available by request to the  Duty Archivist

Alternative Form Available

No known copies

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

None which affect the use of this material

Archivist's Note

Description compiled in line with the following international standards: International Council on Archives Ad Hoc Commission on Descriptive Standards, ISAD(G) General International Standard Archival Description Notes and National Council on Archives, Rules for the construction of personal, place and corporate names

Conditions Governing Use

Applications for permission to quote should be sent to the University Archivist Usual conditions: educational use & condition of documents

Appraisal Information

The collection is likely to remain unaltered.


None expected

Related Material

No related collections

Location of Originals

The collection is original


No known publications using the collection

Geographical Names