National Amalgamated Society of Coopers

Scope and Content

Annual reports.

Administrative / Biographical History

This society was founded in 1890 and was a constituent part of the Mutual Association of Journeymen Coopers. It was one of the Tyneside-based coopers' unions which in 1919 came into one organisation under the title of the Amalgamated Society of Coopers.

Reference: Arthur Marsh and Victoria Ryan: 'Historical directory of trade unions', volume 3 (1987).

Access Information

This collection is available to researchers by appointment at the Modern Records Centre, University of Warwick. See

Acquisition Information

These papers were transferred from Warwick University Library.

Other Finding Aids

Related Material

The Centre also holds records of the Mutual Association of Journeymen Coopers.