Society of Graphical and Allied Trades 1982

Scope and Content

Series 1: annual reports, 1983-1987

Series 2: delegate council meeting reports, 1982-1991

Series 3: rule books

Series 4: other papers including correspondence and handbooks

Series 5: branch records including Bradford branch, Humberside district, Huddersfield branch, London branch and Manchester branch

Administrative / Biographical History

In 1982 SOGAT '75 merged with the National Society of Operative Printers and Media Personnel to form Society of Graphical and Allied Trades '82 (SOGAT '82). In 1991 the National Graphical Association amalgamated with the Society of Graphical and Allied Trades '82 (SOGAT '82) to form the Graphical, Paper and Media Union.

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Related Material

Other records are available at the Modern Records Centre, University of Warwick:

Society of Graphical and Allied Trades (SOGAT), 1966-1991