Society for the Study of Labour History (SSLH)

Scope and Content

Correspondence and papers from 1959 onwards.

Administrative / Biographical History

The society was founded in 1960 to encourage study, teaching and research in the field of labour history and to safeguard the preservation of labour archives.

Access Information

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

Other Finding Aids

Custodial History

The records were deposited on indefinite loan in the Centre in 1979. There were further additions to the archive in 1987, 1988, 1991, 2009 and 2014.