W.I. Thomson, Chairman of the Housing Committee: typescript document on housing provision in Coventry, undated [MSS.11/3/23/1].
Typescript copy of a resolution on apartheid in South Africa, undated [MSS.11/3/23/3].
Manuscript resolution on nuclear disarmament, undated [MSS.11/3/23/10].
Clause 4 Defence Committee: printed circular, Jan 1960 [MSS.11/3/23/28].
Movement for Colonial Freedom: duplicated circulars, Jan 1960 [MSS.11/3/23/55-56].
Correspondence of Coventry City Labour Group with Jack Jones, General Secretary, Transport and General Workers' Union, and G. Hocking, Chairman, 5/42 Branch of the TGWU: about employment of Indians in Coventry City Transport Department, 8 Feb 1960 [MSS.11/3/23/90-91].
R.B. Ritchie to Councillor T.L.K. Locksley: about municipal policy, especially concerning Establishments, General Works and Health, in which the question of health hazard resulting from manufacturing processes at Armstrong Whitworth Aircraft (AWA) Whitley is raised, 3 Mar 1960 [MSS.11/3/23/102].
Coventry Borough Labour Party, General Management Committee: duplicated minutes of meeting, 9 Mar 1960 [MSS.11/3/23/112].
Movement for Colonial Freedom: duplicated circular about boycott campaign on South African goods, 26 Mar 1960 [MSS.11/3/23/131].
Indian Workers' Association: letter advertising a protest meeting over the Sharpeville massacre, 28 Mar 1960 [MSS.11/3/23/132].
Coventry Council of Social Service: letter and report on the welfare of black people in the city of Coventry, 29 Mar 1960 [MSS.11/3/23/134-135].
Indian Workers' Association: duplicated letter about the massacre at Sharpeville, with a resolution passed at the meeting of 3 April, 4 Apr 1960 [MSS.11/3/23/147].
R.B. Ritchie: copy of letter sent to the Lord Bishop of Coventry, the Lord Mayor of Coventry and the Rev. E.L. Minshull, concerning the establishment of an anti-apartheid committee in Coventry, 15 Apr 1960 [MSS.11/3/23/172]. With reply from the Lord Mayor, 22 Apr 1960 [MSS.11/3/23/172].
Indian Workers' Association to the Secretary, Coventry Borough Labour Party: asking why no further action has occurred regarding the Anti-Apartheid Committee, and raising again the question of discrimination against coloured labour by Coventry Transport Department, 23 Apr 1960 [MSS.11/3/23/181].
Rev. E.L. Minshull to R.B. Ritchie: expressing his sympathy with the views of the Anti-Apartheid movement but refusing to be actively involved in establishing a committee to further these views, 27 Apr 1960 [MSS.11/3/23/184].
Electrical Trades Union (ETU), Coventry Central Branch: resolution calling upon Coventry Labour Party to initiate a meeting on old-age pensions, 17 May 1960 [MSS.11/3/23/209].
Longford Ward Labour Party: letter and resolution on old age pensions and subsidies for pensioners [MSS.11/3/23/216].
Labour Peace Fellowship: 'Labour Peace Bulletin', new series, no.3, Jun 1960 [MSS.11/3/23/218].
Electrical Trades Union: resolution opposing racial discrimination, for possible submission to national conference, 27 Jun 1960 [MSS.11/3/23/234].
Alec Digges, secretary, International Brigade Association and Friends of Republican Spain: circular letter calling for resolutions deploring the visit of Fernando Castiella (Franco's foreign minister, who fought for Hitler in World War II) to Britain at the invitation of the British government, 30 Jun 1960 [MSS.11/3/23/238].
Various Labour MPs: circular calling for resolutions on world government to be submitted to the annual conference at Scarborough, 1 Jul 1960 [MSS.11/3/23/239].
Movement for Colonial Freedom: duplicated circular, 23 Jul 1960 [MSS.11/3/23/281].
Midlands Clause Four Campaign Committee: circular about All-Midlands Nationalisation Conference, Aug 1960 [MSS.11/3/23/285].
Correspondence between Fred Lee MP and R.B. Ritchie about a proposed meeting in Coventry on the importance of trade union and political liaison, Aug-Sep 1960 [MSS.11/3/23/304-305].
Printed document issued by the Labour Party and Trades Union Congress (TUC): 'Fuel and Power', Sep 1960 [MSS.11/3/23/310].
'This Week', vol.2, nos. 36 & 37, Sep 1960 [MSS.11/3/23/312/1-2].
Roy Hughes, Secretary, Coventry North Constituency Labour Party, to R.B. Ritchie: about clash between the protest meeting when General Norstad was to visit Coventry on 12 Oct, and the arrangements for the annual general meeting of the Borough Party, 22 Sep 1960 [MSS.11/3/23/334]. With R.B. Ritchie's reply, refusing to alter the date of the AGM, 26 Sep 1960 [MSS.11/3/23/337].
Movement for Colonial Freedom: circular advertising meeting, 9 Oct 1960 [MSS.11/3/23/357].
Stella Jull, Secretary, Movement for Colonial Freedom, Birmingham Area Council, to Secretary, Coventry Borough Labour Party: suggesting establishment of a separate Area Council of the MCF in Coventry, 12 Oct 1960 [MSS.11/3/23/361]. With R.B. Ritchie's reply, rejecting the suggestion of a new committee, 10 Nov 1960 [MSS.11/3/23/387].
J.W. Holmes, secretary and agent, Meriden Constituency Labour Party: requesting help at by-election in Kingshurst, Birmingham, 1 Oct 1960 [MSS.11/3/23/366].
R.B. Ritchie to Fred Lee MP: about increased redundancies and short-time working in Coventry, arranging a public protest meeting, 14 Nov 1960 [MSS.11/3/23/389].
Alderman G.E. Hodgkinson to Mrs B. Healey: about the closure of Binley colliery, 9 Dec 1960 [MSS.11/3/23/431].