Reference number
  • AAW
  • 1915-1981
  • Collection
  • Rulebooks. Additional material transferred from Library: Annual reports, 1922, 1924-37, 1939-54, 1960-1, 1966; motions to be considered by the biennial conferences, 1962, 1954; and various publications.
  • 19 boxes (11 [MSS.435], 8 [1086])
Admin history
  • The Eastern Counties Agricultural Labourers' and Smallholders' Union was formed in 1906. In 1912 it decided to expand its membership and renamed itself the National Agricultural Labourers' and Rural Workers' Union. This became the National Union of Agricultural Workers in 1920 and the National Union of Agricultural and Allied Workers in 1968 and amalgamated with the Transport and General Workers' Union in 1982.
Access Conditions
  • Prior written permission to consult almost all unpublished records in this archive is required. Researchers should apply to Mr Jim Mowatt, Director of Education at the successor union UNITE, Transport House, 128 Theobald's Road, Holborn, London WC1X 8TD, or by e-mail care of Joan Francis ( Publications may be consulted without permission.
Access status
  • Open