Reference number
  • 601/Q/1/1
  • (1944-1990)
  • Item
  • Includes: copy of photograph of Pat Wall, aged 15, at Labour Party walk and picnic; copy of letter from Bill Thompon, recollecting the start of Wall's work for the Party, 1990; correspondence regarding local Party work, campaigning, etc., 1950-3, 1961, 1966, 1968, including letter from Mbiyu Koinange re situation in Kenya, 1953; municipal election leaflets for several Liverpool wards, 1953, 1959; leaflets from Merseyside Unity Theatre, Movement for Colonial Freedom, local Labour Party groups in Liverpool, Militant, etc. (subjects include a film night, the Middle East, protests against nuclear weapons, Cyprus, discussion classes, Labour Party policy, the 'Rally' 'Rebel' merger, lobbies of parliament on unemployment, Malaysia, rent increases, Czechoslovakia, 'In Place of Strife'); certificates for first place in the Liverpool Forum of the Labour Party League of Youth National Public Speaking Contest, 1954; copies of 'Socialist Advance' (League of Youth newspaper), Oct, Nov 1954; copy of 'Labour Youth for Progress' (Walton DLP League of Youth), 17 Feb 1954; resolutions for Party conferences; copies of 'Rally' (Walton Labour Party Youth Section journal), Feb, Jul 1958, Jan, Oct 1959, Apr, Oct 1960; report on unemployment in Merseyside by Liverpool Trades Council and Labour Party, 1959; copies of 'Socialist Fight', May, Oct 1961, Aug 1962, 1962 Aldermaston supplement; copies of 'This Week', New Left bulletin, Labour Party conference, 1962; 'Automation and the worker', articles reprinted from 'Labour News from the US', 1956; notes for lecture on 'Independent working class education'; copy of speech by Councillor Hugh Dalton on housing in Liverpool, 1959; 'Young Guard', list of names, c1962; report by representatives of teachers' organisations on the reorganisation of Liverpool secondary schools, 1964; copy of 'Militant', Oct 1967; copy of 'Comment' (bulletin of Harborough Constituency Labour Party), Winter 1967; photocopy of War Cabinet memorandum by the Home Secretary on 'The Trotskyist movement in Great Britain' (1944).
Access status
  • Open
  • Photographs