Dundee City Labour Party

Scope and Content

Dundee City Labour Party Riverside & Balgay Wards (2 & 9) minute book.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Scottish National Party was founded in 1932 and has contested elections in Dundee since 1945. In 1974 the SNP's Gordon Wilson was elected MP for the Dundee East constituency, which included Broughty Ferry. The Scottish National Party elected its first councilor in Broughty Ferry in 1984. In 2007 the SNP won one of the four seats in the newly created Ferry Ward of Dundee City Council.


Records are arranged chronologically within series.

Access Information

Open for consultation subject to preservation requirements. Access must also conform to the restrictions of the Data Protection Act and any other appropriate legislation.

Acquisition Information

The volume was given to the depositor by the secretary of the party when the former was ward councillor for the area.

Other Finding Aids

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Alternative Form Available

No known copies.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

The records are on paper.

Archivist's Note

Fonds level description compiled by Kenneth Baxter, Archives Assistant, April 2011.

Conditions Governing Use

Reproduction is available subject to preservation requirements. Charges are made for this service, and copyright and other restrictions may apply.


None expected.

Location of Originals

The material is original.