Papers of the Communist Party of Great Britain consisting mainly of district and branch papers, especially those of Lancashire and Cheshire District, North West District, Manchester and Salford Area and Greater Manchester Area. There are smaller collections of branch material from other areas around the United Kingdom
Communist Party of Great Britain
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- ReferenceGB 1008 ORG/CPGB
- Dates of Creation1920 - 2010
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description90 boxes
Scope and Content
- ORG/CPGB/1 - National Congresses (8 boxes)
- ORG/CPGB/2 - National committees and departments (5 boxes)
- ORG/CPGB/3 - Other national papers (9 boxes)
- ORG/CPGB/4 - Young Communist League and its branches (3 boxes)
- ORG/CPGB/5 - Daily Worker/Morning Star (2 boxes)
- ORG/CPGB/6 - Communist Party district and branch papers (61 boxes)
Conditions Governing Access
Open for consultation.
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