Papers of the National Association of Schoolmasters/Union of Women Teachers

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Publications.

Administrative / Biographical History

The National Association of Schoolmasters/Union of Women Teachers was formed in 1976 by the merger of the National Association of Schoolmasters, the Union of Women Teachers and the Scottish Schoolmasters' Association. The former two unions had co-operated since 1970 in the "Joint Two Alliance".

Reference: Guide to the Modern Records Centre  (University of Warwick Library, 1977).

Arrangement

The Modern Records Centre uses a classification scheme. For further details of the scheme, see http://www.warwick.ac.uk/services/library/mrc/mrcclass.shtml. It is compatible with  ISAD(G): General International Standard Archival Description (2000).

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on access to these papers.

Acquisition Information

These papers were transferred from the University Library (Old ref: 41T)

Other Finding Aids

A copy of this catalogue is available at the National Register of Archives in London and in Chadwyck-Healey's National Inventory of Documentary Sources.

Authority records exist for National Association of Schoolmasters/Union of Women Teachers (GB 152 AAR1194); the Union of Women Teachers (GB 152 AAR1198) the Scottish Schoolmasters' Association; (GB 0152 AAR1195); and the National Association of Schoolmasters (GB 152 AAR1196).

Conditions Governing Use

There are no restrictions on the use of this archive, apart from the requirements of copyright law.

Appraisal Information

This collection has been weeded for duplicates.

Accruals

Further deposits are not expected.

Related Material

The Centre also holds papers of the National Association of Schoolmasters (MSS.038). Papers of the Scottish Schoolmasters' Association are located at Aberdeen University Library, Department of Special Collections and Archives.