National Amalgamated Society of Coopers
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 152 OPE
- Dates of Creation1892-1907
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description1 box (2 volumes)
Scope and Content
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).
This collection is available to researchers by appointment at the Modern Records Centre, University of Warwick. See https://www2.warwick.ac.uk/services/library/mrc/using/
These papers were transferred from Warwick University Library.
Other Finding Aids
Link to full catalogue: https://mrc-catalogue.warwick.ac.uk/records/OPE