Papers of the Leeds Swedish Gymnastic Association

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Minutes and membership lists of the Leeds Swedish Gymnastic Association

Administrative / Biographical History

A meeting of Gymnastics Teachers in Leeds was held on the 19 March 1918 in Central High School, Leeds. At this meeting it was proposed to form an Association of Gymnastics Teachers in Leeds and District and at a meeting of the 3 May 1918, the name Leeds Swedish Gymnastic Association was proposed and accepted

Conditions Governing Access

Access is open to bona fide researchers

Acquisition Information

Beryl Furlong, Department of Physical Education and Movement Science per J E Vaughan, School of Education, University of Liverpool; 1 May 1990

Other Finding Aids

A finding aid is available for consultation in the reading room.

Conditions Governing Use

Reproduction and Licensing rules available on request

Custodial History

These records are thought to be a stray from a bigger transfer arranged by Ms Furlong emanating from Whitelands College, Roehampton Institute of Higher Education